The Resource Strategies of social research : the methodological imagination, H.W. Smith

Strategies of social research : the methodological imagination, H.W. Smith

Label
Strategies of social research : the methodological imagination
Title
Strategies of social research
Title remainder
the methodological imagination
Statement of responsibility
H.W. Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, H. W.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM48
LC item number
.S55
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Prentice-Hall methods of social science series.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sociology
  • Sociology
  • Sociologie
  • Sociologie
  • Sociology
  • Sociology
  • Sociaal-wetenschappelijk onderzoek
  • Methodologie
  • Empirische Sozialforschung
  • Forschungsmethode
  • Theoriebildung
Label
Strategies of social research : the methodological imagination, H.W. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 389-410
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ethics of research --Ethical commitments in social and behavioral research -- Formulating a research problem -- Relations of theory to research -- Generating testable theory -- Improving data quality -- Basic considerations -- Reliability, validity, and operationalization -- Experimental principles, variations, and approximations -- Sampling: the search for typicality -- On measurement and scaling -- The production of data -- Surveys: use and misuse of the interview and questionnaire -- Structured observation -- Strategies of field research -- Simulation and gaming -- Triangulation: the necessity for multimethod approaches -- Evaluation research -- Analysis and presentation of data -- Strategies and logic of data analysis
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 423 pages
Isbn
9780138511470
Lccn
74034280
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01174642
  • (OCoLC)ocm01174642
Label
Strategies of social research : the methodological imagination, H.W. Smith
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 389-410
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ethics of research --Ethical commitments in social and behavioral research -- Formulating a research problem -- Relations of theory to research -- Generating testable theory -- Improving data quality -- Basic considerations -- Reliability, validity, and operationalization -- Experimental principles, variations, and approximations -- Sampling: the search for typicality -- On measurement and scaling -- The production of data -- Surveys: use and misuse of the interview and questionnaire -- Structured observation -- Strategies of field research -- Simulation and gaming -- Triangulation: the necessity for multimethod approaches -- Evaluation research -- Analysis and presentation of data -- Strategies and logic of data analysis
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 423 pages
Isbn
9780138511470
Lccn
74034280
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01174642
  • (OCoLC)ocm01174642

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