Surveys in Social Research

ISBN-10: 0415530180

ISBN-13: 9780415530187

Edition: 6th 2014 (Revised)

Authors: David de Vaus

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As well as explaining how to conduct effective social research surveys the author provides a range of tools to enable the reader to become a critical consumer of research findings.
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List price: $32.99
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
Publication date: 11/6/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 400
Size: 7.50" wide x 10.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 0.902
Language: English

David De Vaus is Associate Professor of Sociology at La Trobe University, Melbourne. He is the author of Surveys in Social Research and Research Design in Social Research. He is an international authority in the field of social research.

The Scope of Survey Research
The Nature of Surveys
Theory and Social Research
Formulating and Clarifying Research Questions
Collecting Survey Data
Developing Indicators for Concepts
Ethics and Data Collection
Finding a Sample
Constructing Questionnaires
Administering Questionnaires
Setting Up the Data for Analysis
Preparing Variables for Analysis
Building Scales
Analysing Survey Data
Overview of Analysis
Univariate Analysis
Bivariate Analysis: Nominal and Ordinal Variables
Bivariate Analysis for Interval-Level Variables
Elaborate Bivariate Relationships
Multivariate Analysis
Putting It into Practice: A Research Example
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