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Introduction to social research : quantitative and qualitative approaches / Keith F. Punch
Bib ID 2208761
Format BookBook
Author
Punch, Keith F
 
Description London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, 1998 
xv, 319 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0761958126
0761958134 (paperback)
Summary

Introduction to Social Research presents the essential elements of both qualitative and quantitative approaches for conducting empirical research in the social sciences.

Full contents
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Some Central Issues
  • 3. Research Questions
  • 4. From Research Questions to Data
  • 5. Quantitative Research Design
  • 6. Collecting Quantitative Data
  • 7. The Analysis of Quantitative Data
  • 8. Qualitative Research: Overview, Design and Grounded Theory
  • 9. Collecting Qualitative Data
  • 10. The Analysis of Qualitative Data
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Social sciences -- Research.  |  Research - Methodology and techniques.

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