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The Resource Adventures in social research : data analysis using IBM SPSS statistics, Earl Babbie, William E. Wagner, III, Jeanne Zaino

Adventures in social research : data analysis using IBM SPSS statistics, Earl Babbie, William E. Wagner, III, Jeanne Zaino

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Adventures in social research : data analysis using IBM SPSS statistics
Title
Adventures in social research
Title remainder
data analysis using IBM SPSS statistics
Statement of responsibility
Earl Babbie, William E. Wagner, III, Jeanne Zaino
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
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Babbie, Earl R
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Wagner, William E.
  • Zaino, Jeanne
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Social sciences
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Adventures in social research : data analysis using IBM SPSS statistics, Earl Babbie, William E. Wagner, III, Jeanne Zaino
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Preparing for data analysis. Introduction: The theory and practice of social research ; The logic of measurement ; Description of data sets : the general social survey -- Part II: Univariate analysis. Using SPSS statistics : some basics ; Describing your data : religiosity ; Presenting your data in graphic form : political orientations ; Recoding your data : religiosity and political orientations ; Creating composite measures : exploring attitudes toward abortion in more depth ; Suggestions for further analysis -- Part III: Bivariate analysis. Examining the sources of religiosity ; Political orientations as cause and effect ; What causes different attitudes toward abortion? ; Measures of association for nominal and ordinal variables ; Correlation and regression analysis ; Tests of significance ; Suggestions for further bivariate analyses -- Part IV: Multivariate analysis. Multiple causation : examining religiosity in greater depth ; Dissecting the political factor ; A powerful prediction of attitudes toward abortion ; Suggestions for further multivariate analyses -- Part V: The adventure continues ; Designing and executing your own survey ; Further opportunities for social research -- Appendix A: The codebook -- Appendix B: Questionnaire for class survey
Control code
029793775
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
9 edition.
Extent
xxiii, 471 pages
Isbn
9781483359588
Lccn
2014048501
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Adventures in social research : data analysis using IBM SPSS statistics, Earl Babbie, William E. Wagner, III, Jeanne Zaino
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Preparing for data analysis. Introduction: The theory and practice of social research ; The logic of measurement ; Description of data sets : the general social survey -- Part II: Univariate analysis. Using SPSS statistics : some basics ; Describing your data : religiosity ; Presenting your data in graphic form : political orientations ; Recoding your data : religiosity and political orientations ; Creating composite measures : exploring attitudes toward abortion in more depth ; Suggestions for further analysis -- Part III: Bivariate analysis. Examining the sources of religiosity ; Political orientations as cause and effect ; What causes different attitudes toward abortion? ; Measures of association for nominal and ordinal variables ; Correlation and regression analysis ; Tests of significance ; Suggestions for further bivariate analyses -- Part IV: Multivariate analysis. Multiple causation : examining religiosity in greater depth ; Dissecting the political factor ; A powerful prediction of attitudes toward abortion ; Suggestions for further multivariate analyses -- Part V: The adventure continues ; Designing and executing your own survey ; Further opportunities for social research -- Appendix A: The codebook -- Appendix B: Questionnaire for class survey
Control code
029793775
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
9 edition.
Extent
xxiii, 471 pages
Isbn
9781483359588
Lccn
2014048501
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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