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Presenting social science research methods within the context of human service practice, APPLIED SOCIAL RESEARCH is the ideal text for you as you pursue your studies in human services, counseling, social work, sociology, criminal justice, or community planning. With in-depth coverage of every topic needed to develop an understanding of social science research methods, APPLIED SOCIAL RESEARCH brings the subject to life for you by showing how research is increasingly used in practice today. In addition, this fully updated edition includes a thought-provoking Eye on Ethics feature and new and revised Research in Practice vignettes.
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Table of Contents
1. Research in the Human Services. 2. The Logic of Social Research. 3. Ethical Issues in Social Research. 4. Issues in Problem Formulation. 5. The Process of Measurement. 6. Sampling. 7. Survey Research. 8. Analysis of Available Data. 9. Field Research and Qualitative Methods. 10. Experimental Research. 11. Single-System Designs. 12. Evaluation Research. 13. Scaling. 14. Data Analysis I: Data Preparation and Presentation. 15. Data Analysis II: Descriptive and Inferential Statistics. 16. Analysis of Qualitative Data. 17. Writing for Research: Grant Proposals and Report Writing. Appendix A: A Guide to Library Use and Information Retrieval. Appendix B: Generating Random Numbers. Glossary. References. Name Index. Subject Index.