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The Resource Readings in social research methods, [edited by] Diane Kholos Wysocki

Readings in social research methods, [edited by] Diane Kholos Wysocki

Label
Readings in social research methods
Title
Readings in social research methods
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Diane Kholos Wysocki
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
301.072
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM511
LC item number
.R43 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wysocki, Diane Kholos
Series statement
Wadsworth sociology reader series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sociology
  • Social sciences
  • Sociology
  • Social sciences
Label
Readings in social research methods, [edited by] Diane Kholos Wysocki
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. I. An introduction to inquiry -- [ch.] 1. Here we go! Get ready to find out why you should learn about research methods -- 1. From The sociological imagination / C. Wright Mills -- 2. The reality of everyday life / Peter Berger, Thomas Luckmann -- [ch.] 2. Research and theory : they go hand in hand -- 3. School tracking and student violence / Lissa J. Yogan -- 4. Murder followed by suicide in Australia, 1973-1992 : a research note / Jo Barnes -- [ch.] 3. Ethics : you must have ethics in life and especially in research -- 5. Taking names : the ethics of indirect recruitment in research on sexual networks / Lewis H. Margolis -- 6. The ethics of conducting social-science research on the Internet / James C. Hamilton -- 7. Code of ethics / American Sociological Association --
  • pt. II. The structuring of inquiry -- [ch.] 4. Research design : now it's time to plan -- 8. Public assistance receipt among immigrants and natives : how the unit of analysis affects research findings / Jennifer Van Hook, Jennifer E. Glick, Frank D. Bean -- 9. Consequences of participating in a longitudinal study of marriage / Joseph Veroff, Shirley Hatchett, Elizabeth Douvan -- [ch.] 5. Conceptualization and operationalization : we have to explain what we are studying -- 10. An epidemiological survey on the presence of toxic chemicals in soaps and cosmetics used by adolescent female students from a Nigerian University / Ifeyinwa Flossy Obuekwe, Mabel Ochei Uche, M. Pharm -- 11. Conceptualization of Terrorism / Jack P. Gibbs -- [ch.] 6. Indexes and scales : now we get to measure it all! -- 12. A study of differences in business ethical values in Mainland China, the U.S., and Jamaica / Lillian Y. Fok, Sandra J. Hartman, Kern Kwong -- 13. The reverse social distance scale / Motoko Y. Lee, Stephen G. Sapp, Melvin C. Ray -- [ch.] 7. Sampling made easy -- 14. Sex in America / Robert T. Michael, John H. Gagnon, Edward O. Laumann, Gina Kolata -- 15. The Eurowinter Project : the use of market/social research methods in an international scientific study / Colin McDonald --
  • pt. III. Modes of observations -- [ch.] 8. Experimental and survey research : putting it all together -- 16. Prepaid monetary incentives and data quality in face-to-face interviews : data from the 1996 survey of income and program participation incentive experiment / Michael Davern, Todd H. Rockwood, Randy Sherrod, Stephen Campbell -- 17. Sex in America, the sex survey / Robert T. Michael, John H. Gagnon, Edward O. Laumann, Gina Kolata -- 18. The Internet and opinion measurement : surveying marginalized populations / Nadine S. Koch, Jolly A. Emrey -- [ch.] 9. Field research and unobtrusive measures : fun in the field -- 19. Comparisons between Thai adolescent voices and Thai adolescent health literature / Vipavee Thongpriwan, Beverly J. McElmurry -- 20. Amateur stripping and gaming encounters : fun in games or gaming as fun? / Julie Ann Harms Cannon, Thomas C. Calhoun, Rhonda Fisher -- 21. Thinking through the heart / Ann Goetting -- [ch.] 10. Existing data and evaluation research : let's find out what works -- 22. What sociologists do and where they do it : the NSF survey on sociologist's work activities and workplaces / Robert J. Dotzler, Ross Koppel -- 23. Professors who make the grade : (factors that affect students' grades of professors) / Vicky L. Seiler, Michael J. Seiler -- Appendix. Writing and reading a research paper -- 24. Construction of masculinity : a look into the lives of heterosexual male Transvestites / Diane Kholos Wysocki -- Glossary
Control code
145553733
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xiv, 236 pages
Isbn
9780495093374
Lccn
2006939174
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)145553733
Label
Readings in social research methods, [edited by] Diane Kholos Wysocki
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. I. An introduction to inquiry -- [ch.] 1. Here we go! Get ready to find out why you should learn about research methods -- 1. From The sociological imagination / C. Wright Mills -- 2. The reality of everyday life / Peter Berger, Thomas Luckmann -- [ch.] 2. Research and theory : they go hand in hand -- 3. School tracking and student violence / Lissa J. Yogan -- 4. Murder followed by suicide in Australia, 1973-1992 : a research note / Jo Barnes -- [ch.] 3. Ethics : you must have ethics in life and especially in research -- 5. Taking names : the ethics of indirect recruitment in research on sexual networks / Lewis H. Margolis -- 6. The ethics of conducting social-science research on the Internet / James C. Hamilton -- 7. Code of ethics / American Sociological Association --
  • pt. II. The structuring of inquiry -- [ch.] 4. Research design : now it's time to plan -- 8. Public assistance receipt among immigrants and natives : how the unit of analysis affects research findings / Jennifer Van Hook, Jennifer E. Glick, Frank D. Bean -- 9. Consequences of participating in a longitudinal study of marriage / Joseph Veroff, Shirley Hatchett, Elizabeth Douvan -- [ch.] 5. Conceptualization and operationalization : we have to explain what we are studying -- 10. An epidemiological survey on the presence of toxic chemicals in soaps and cosmetics used by adolescent female students from a Nigerian University / Ifeyinwa Flossy Obuekwe, Mabel Ochei Uche, M. Pharm -- 11. Conceptualization of Terrorism / Jack P. Gibbs -- [ch.] 6. Indexes and scales : now we get to measure it all! -- 12. A study of differences in business ethical values in Mainland China, the U.S., and Jamaica / Lillian Y. Fok, Sandra J. Hartman, Kern Kwong -- 13. The reverse social distance scale / Motoko Y. Lee, Stephen G. Sapp, Melvin C. Ray -- [ch.] 7. Sampling made easy -- 14. Sex in America / Robert T. Michael, John H. Gagnon, Edward O. Laumann, Gina Kolata -- 15. The Eurowinter Project : the use of market/social research methods in an international scientific study / Colin McDonald --
  • pt. III. Modes of observations -- [ch.] 8. Experimental and survey research : putting it all together -- 16. Prepaid monetary incentives and data quality in face-to-face interviews : data from the 1996 survey of income and program participation incentive experiment / Michael Davern, Todd H. Rockwood, Randy Sherrod, Stephen Campbell -- 17. Sex in America, the sex survey / Robert T. Michael, John H. Gagnon, Edward O. Laumann, Gina Kolata -- 18. The Internet and opinion measurement : surveying marginalized populations / Nadine S. Koch, Jolly A. Emrey -- [ch.] 9. Field research and unobtrusive measures : fun in the field -- 19. Comparisons between Thai adolescent voices and Thai adolescent health literature / Vipavee Thongpriwan, Beverly J. McElmurry -- 20. Amateur stripping and gaming encounters : fun in games or gaming as fun? / Julie Ann Harms Cannon, Thomas C. Calhoun, Rhonda Fisher -- 21. Thinking through the heart / Ann Goetting -- [ch.] 10. Existing data and evaluation research : let's find out what works -- 22. What sociologists do and where they do it : the NSF survey on sociologist's work activities and workplaces / Robert J. Dotzler, Ross Koppel -- 23. Professors who make the grade : (factors that affect students' grades of professors) / Vicky L. Seiler, Michael J. Seiler -- Appendix. Writing and reading a research paper -- 24. Construction of masculinity : a look into the lives of heterosexual male Transvestites / Diane Kholos Wysocki -- Glossary
Control code
145553733
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xiv, 236 pages
Isbn
9780495093374
Lccn
2006939174
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)145553733

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