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The Resource Essentials of research methods : a guide to social research, Janet M. Ruane

Essentials of research methods : a guide to social research, Janet M. Ruane

Label
Essentials of research methods : a guide to social research
Title
Essentials of research methods
Title remainder
a guide to social research
Statement of responsibility
Janet M. Ruane
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1954-
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Ruane, Janet M.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Social sciences
  • Social sciences
Label
Essentials of research methods : a guide to social research, Janet M. Ruane
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-230) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
When should we trust what we know? : why research methods? -- Ethics : it's the right thing to do -- Some perfectly valid points : measurement, internal and external validity -- Measure by measure : making the abstract concrete -- If it glitters is it gold? : assessing measures -- One thing leads to another : causal analysis -- Designing ideas : research strategies -- An informative few : sampling -- Our inquisitive nature : the questionnaire -- Talking heads : the interview -- Watch and learn : field research -- Getting organized : descriptive statistics -- Beyond description : inferential statistics
Control code
l82003024690
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 239 p.
Isbn
9780631230496
Lccn
2003024690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Essentials of research methods : a guide to social research, Janet M. Ruane
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-230) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
When should we trust what we know? : why research methods? -- Ethics : it's the right thing to do -- Some perfectly valid points : measurement, internal and external validity -- Measure by measure : making the abstract concrete -- If it glitters is it gold? : assessing measures -- One thing leads to another : causal analysis -- Designing ideas : research strategies -- An informative few : sampling -- Our inquisitive nature : the questionnaire -- Talking heads : the interview -- Watch and learn : field research -- Getting organized : descriptive statistics -- Beyond description : inferential statistics
Control code
l82003024690
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 239 p.
Isbn
9780631230496
Lccn
2003024690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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