The Basics of Social Research
  • Author : Earl R. Babbie
  • Release Date : 01 January 2016
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 560
  • ISBN 13 : 1305503074

The Basics of Social Research Book Summary

This thorough revision of Babbie's standard-setting text presents a succinct, straightforward introduction to the field of research methods as practiced by social scientists. Contemporary examples, such as terrorism, Alzheimer's disease, anti-gay prejudice and education, and the legalization of marijuana, introduce students to the how-tos and whys of social research methods. Updated with new data, expanded coverage of online research and other topics, and new Learning Objectives for each chapter to focus students' attention on important concepts, this edition continues to be authoritative yet student-friendly and engaging as it helps students connect the dots between the world of social research and the real world. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Basics of Social Research

The Basics of Social Research

Author : Earl R. Babbie
Publisher : Cengage Learning
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This thorough revision of Babbie's standard-setting text presents a succinct, straightforward introduction to the field of research methods as practiced by social scientists. Contemporary examples, such as terrorism, Alzheimer's disease, anti-gay prejudice and education, and the legalization of marijuana, introduce students to the how-tos and whys of social research methods. ...

The Foundations of Social Research

The Foundations of Social Research

Author : Michael Crotty
Publisher : SAGE
Genre : Social Science
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Choosing a research method can be bewildering. How can you be sure which methodology is appropriate, or whether your chosen combination of methods is consistent with the theoretical perspective you want to take? This book links methodology and theory with great clarity and precision, showing students and researchers how to ...

Basics of Social Research

Basics of Social Research

Author : William Lawrence Neuman,Karen Robson
Publisher : Allyn & Bacon
Genre : Social sciences
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With its enhanced design and increased Canadian content, Basics of Social Research: Qualitative and Quantitative Approaches sets a new standard in social research methods. The improved layout makes a difficult subject easier to understand, with a new four-colour, visually enhanced presentation.┬┐Updated Canadian content focuses on real research examples from ...

The Basics of Social Research

The Basics of Social Research

Author : Earl R. Babbie
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Genre : Science
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This thorough revision of Babbie's standard-setting text presents a succinct, straightforward introduction to the field of research methods as practiced by social scientists. Contemporary examples, such as terrorism, Alzheimer's disease, anti-gay prejudice and education, and the legalization of marijuana, introduce students to the how-tos and whys of social research methods. ...

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Author : Earl R. Babbie,Lucia Benaquisto
Publisher : Scarborough, ON : Nelson Thomson Learning
Genre : Social sciences
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Earl Babbie, best-selling author in the field, is joined by Lucia Benaquisto, experienced researcher and teacher for The Basics of Social Research, First Canadian Edition. This outstanding author team makes abstract theory understandable with humour and down-to-earth examples. Canadian examples and Canadian social science research make the text even more ...

Survey Research

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Author : Keith Punch
Publisher : SAGE
Genre : Social Science
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This book focuses on small-scale quantitative surveys studying the relationships between variables. After showing the central place of the quantitative survey in social science research methodology, it then takes a simple model of the survey, describes its elements and gives a set of steps and guidelines for implementing each element....

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Author : William D. Crano,Marilynn B. Brewer,Andrew Lac
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Psychology
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Used to train generations of social scientists, this thoroughly updated classic text covers the latest research techniques and designs. Applauded for its comprehensive coverage, the breadth and depth of content is unparalleled. Through a multi-methodology approach, the text guides readers toward the design and conduct of social research from the ...

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Publisher : Pine Forge Press
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