Study Guide for Babbie's The Basics of Social Research, 4th / Edition 4

Study Guide for Babbie's The Basics of Social Research, 4th / Edition 4

by Earl R. Babbie, Earl Babbie
     
 

ISBN-10: 0495100374

ISBN-13: 9780495100379

Pub. Date: 02/06/2007

Publisher: Cengage Learning


The Study Guide contains the following for each chapter: objectives, summary, key term, matching questions, 12-15 multiple choice review questions with answers in Appendix 2, 3-5 open-ended discussion questions, 4-6 exercises with examples from everyday life, General Social Survey (GSS) data from 1975, 1980, 1985, 1990, 1994 and 2000, Answers to Matching and…  See more details below

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The Study Guide contains the following for each chapter: objectives, summary, key term, matching questions, 12-15 multiple choice review questions with answers in Appendix 2, 3-5 open-ended discussion questions, 4-6 exercises with examples from everyday life, General Social Survey (GSS) data from 1975, 1980, 1985, 1990, 1994 and 2000, Answers to Matching and Review Questions in Appendix 2.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495100379
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/06/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Part One: An Introduction to Inquiry. 1: Human Inquiry and Science. 2: Paradigms, Theory, and Research. 3: The Ethics and Politics of Social Research. Part Two: The Structuring of Inquiry: Quantitative and Qualitative. 4: Research Design. 5: Conceptualization, Operationalization, and Measurement. 6: Indexes, Scales, and Typologies. 7: The Logic of Sampling. Part Three: Modes of Observation: Quantitative and Qualitative. 8: Experiments. 9: Survey Research. 10: Qualitative Field Research. 11: Unobtrusive Research. 12: Evaluation Research. Part Four: Analysis of Data: Quantitative and Qualitative. 13: Qualitative Data Analysis. 14: Quantitative Data Analysis. 15: Reading and Writing Social Research. Appendix A. Using the Library. Appendix B. Random Numbers. Appendix C. Distribution of Chi Square. Appendix D. Normal Curve Areas. Appendix E. Estimated Sampling Error.

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