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The Resource Social research methods, Alan Bryman

Social research methods, Alan Bryman

Label
Social research methods
Title
Social research methods
Statement of responsibility
Alan Bryman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Now in its fourth edition, this textbook continues to provide students with explanation and demonstration of the main approaches and techniques in social research methods. It shows students how to assess the contexts within which different research methods may be used, and how they should be implemented
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bryman, Alan
Dewey number
300.72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
H62
LC item number
.B787 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social sciences
  • Social sciences
  • Empirische Sozialforschung
  • Methode
Label
Social research methods, Alan Bryman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Text accompanied by a companion web site
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [718]-743) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One: The nature and process of social research ; Social research strategies ; Research designs ; Planning a research project and formulating research questions ; Getting started: Reviewing the literature ; Ethics and politics in social research. -- Part Two: The nature of quantitative research ; Sampling ; Structured interviewing ; Self-completion questionnaires ; Asking questions ; Structured observation ; Content analysis ; Secondary analysis and official statistics ; Quantitative data analysis ; Using SPSS for Windows. -- Part Three: The nature of qualitative research ; Sampling in qualitative research ; Ethnography and participant observation ; Interviewing in qualitative research ; Focus groups ; Language in qualitative research ; Documents as sources of data ; Qualitative data analysis ; Computer-assisted qualitative data analysis: using NVivo. -- Part Four: Breaking down the quantitative/qualitative divide ; Mixed methods research: combining quantitative and qualitative research ; E-research: Internet research methods ; Writing up social research
Control code
751832004
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xli, 766 pages
Isbn
9780199588053
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011938966
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)751832004
Label
Social research methods, Alan Bryman
Publication
Note
Text accompanied by a companion web site
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [718]-743) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One: The nature and process of social research ; Social research strategies ; Research designs ; Planning a research project and formulating research questions ; Getting started: Reviewing the literature ; Ethics and politics in social research. -- Part Two: The nature of quantitative research ; Sampling ; Structured interviewing ; Self-completion questionnaires ; Asking questions ; Structured observation ; Content analysis ; Secondary analysis and official statistics ; Quantitative data analysis ; Using SPSS for Windows. -- Part Three: The nature of qualitative research ; Sampling in qualitative research ; Ethnography and participant observation ; Interviewing in qualitative research ; Focus groups ; Language in qualitative research ; Documents as sources of data ; Qualitative data analysis ; Computer-assisted qualitative data analysis: using NVivo. -- Part Four: Breaking down the quantitative/qualitative divide ; Mixed methods research: combining quantitative and qualitative research ; E-research: Internet research methods ; Writing up social research
Control code
751832004
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xli, 766 pages
Isbn
9780199588053
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011938966
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)751832004

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