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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
"Designing and Conducting Survey Research is a complete, practical guide to conducting sample survey research. In a comprehensive manner, it explains all major components of survey research, including construction of the instrument, administration of the process, and analysis and reporting of results. Clear, concise, and accessible, this guide explains how to conduct a survey research project from start to finish. Further, it shows how this research method can be applied in such diverse fields as urban affairs, social science, and public administration. Designing and Conducting Survey Research is an excellent tool that will help both professionals and students understand and explain the validity of sample survey research"--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rea, Louis M
Dewey number
300/.72/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HA31.2
LC item number
.R43 2005
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
  • Sampling Studies
  • Data Collection
  • Social Sciences
  • Échantillonnage (Statistique)
  • Enquêtes sociales
  • Sciences sociales
  • Sampling (Statistics)
  • Social sciences
  • Social surveys
  • Enquêtes
  • Wetenschappelijke technieken
  • Amostragem
  • Datenauswertung
  • Methode
  • Umfrage
Label
Designing and conducting survey research : a comprehensive guide, Louis M. Rea, Richard A. Parker
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-276) 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
An overview of the sample survey process -- Designing effective questionnaires: basic guidelines -- Developing survey questions -- Utilizing focus groups in the survey research process -- Descriptive statistics: measures of central tendency and dispersion -- The theoretical basis of sampling --Confidence intervals and basic hypothesis testing -- Determining the sample size -- Selecting a representative sample -- Analyzing cross-tabulated data -- Testing the difference between means -- Regression and correlation -- Preparing an effective final report -- Resource A: table of areas of a standard normal distribution -- Resource B: glossary -- Resource C: answers to selected exercises
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 283 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029011429
Label
Designing and conducting survey research : a comprehensive guide, Louis M. Rea, Richard A. Parker
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-276) 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
An overview of the sample survey process -- Designing effective questionnaires: basic guidelines -- Developing survey questions -- Utilizing focus groups in the survey research process -- Descriptive statistics: measures of central tendency and dispersion -- The theoretical basis of sampling --Confidence intervals and basic hypothesis testing -- Determining the sample size -- Selecting a representative sample -- Analyzing cross-tabulated data -- Testing the difference between means -- Regression and correlation -- Preparing an effective final report -- Resource A: table of areas of a standard normal distribution -- Resource B: glossary -- Resource C: answers to selected exercises
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 283 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029011429

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