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

Label
Essentials of research methods : a guide to social science research
Title
Essentials of research methods
Title remainder
a guide to social science research
Statement of responsibility
Janet M. Ruane
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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1954-
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Ruane, Janet M.
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 science research, Janet M. Ruane
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
When should we trust what we know? : why research methods? -- Ethics : it's the right thing to do -- Some perfectly valid points : measurement validity, internal validity and external validity -- Measure by measure-moving from the abstract to the concrete -- How do I love you? : let me count the ways : assessing the validity and reliability of our measures -- One thing leads to another : causal analysis -- Designing ideas -- How can so few tell us about so many? : sample this! -- Our inquisitive nature : the questionnaire -- Talking heads : the interview -- Watch and learn : field research -- Getting organized : descriptive statistics -- Moving beyond description : inferential statistics
Control code
8081945
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 239 p.
Isbn
9780631230489
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003024690
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(DLC) 2003024690
Label
Essentials of research methods : a guide to social science research, Janet M. Ruane
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
When should we trust what we know? : why research methods? -- Ethics : it's the right thing to do -- Some perfectly valid points : measurement validity, internal validity and external validity -- Measure by measure-moving from the abstract to the concrete -- How do I love you? : let me count the ways : assessing the validity and reliability of our measures -- One thing leads to another : causal analysis -- Designing ideas -- How can so few tell us about so many? : sample this! -- Our inquisitive nature : the questionnaire -- Talking heads : the interview -- Watch and learn : field research -- Getting organized : descriptive statistics -- Moving beyond description : inferential statistics
Control code
8081945
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 239 p.
Isbn
9780631230489
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003024690
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(DLC) 2003024690

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