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The Resource Designing and conducting survey research : a comprehensive guide, Louis M. Rea, Richard A. Parker

Designing and conducting survey research : a comprehensive guide, Louis M. Rea, Richard A. Parker

Label
Designing and conducting survey research : a comprehensive guide
Title
Designing and conducting survey research
Title remainder
a comprehensive guide
Statement of responsibility
Louis M. Rea, Richard A. Parker
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book is a comprehensive, practical guide to conducting survey research. The book covers all major components of the method, including construction of the instrument, administration of the process, and analysis and reporting of results. The authors de-mystify statistics and enable readers to conduct a sample survey research project from initial conception of the research focus to the preparation of the final report, including basic statistical analysis of the data"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rea, Louis M
Dewey number
300.72/3
Index
index present
LC call number
HA31.2
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Parker, Richard A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sampling (Statistics)
  • Social surveys
  • Social sciences
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Sampling (Statistics)
  • Social sciences
  • Social surveys
Label
Designing and conducting survey research : a comprehensive guide, Louis M. Rea, Richard A. Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Developing and administering questionnaires. An overview of the sample survey process -- Designing effective questionnaires: basic guidelines -- Developing survey questions -- Using focus groups in the survey research process -- pt. 2. Ensuring scientific accuracy : Descriptive statistics: measures of central tendency and dispersion -- The theoretical basis of sampling -- Confidence intervals and basic hypothesis testing -- Determining the sample size -- Selecting and obtaining a representative sample -- pt. 3. Presenting and analyzing survey results. Analyzing cross-tabulated data -- Testing the difference between means -- Regression and correlation -- Preparing an effective final report
Control code
886382558
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118767023
Lccn
2014032103
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0500000485
  • 2e7b2cec-4a41-4425-8e57-48b9a6a05cd5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)886382558
Label
Designing and conducting survey research : a comprehensive guide, Louis M. Rea, Richard A. Parker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Developing and administering questionnaires. An overview of the sample survey process -- Designing effective questionnaires: basic guidelines -- Developing survey questions -- Using focus groups in the survey research process -- pt. 2. Ensuring scientific accuracy : Descriptive statistics: measures of central tendency and dispersion -- The theoretical basis of sampling -- Confidence intervals and basic hypothesis testing -- Determining the sample size -- Selecting and obtaining a representative sample -- pt. 3. Presenting and analyzing survey results. Analyzing cross-tabulated data -- Testing the difference between means -- Regression and correlation -- Preparing an effective final report
Control code
886382558
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118767023
Lccn
2014032103
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0500000485
  • 2e7b2cec-4a41-4425-8e57-48b9a6a05cd5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)886382558

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