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Applied Social Research : Tool for the Human Services

Applied Social Research : Tool for the Human Services - 4th edition

Applied Social Research : Tool for the Human Services - 4th edition

ISBN13: 9780030194443

ISBN10: 003019444X

Applied Social Research : Tool for the Human Services by Duane R. Monette, Thomas J. Sullivan and Cornell R. DeJong - ISBN 9780030194443
Edition: 4TH 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: Harcourt Brace or Harcourt Press
Published: 1998
International: No
Applied Social Research : Tool for the Human Services by Duane R. Monette, Thomas J. Sullivan and Cornell R. DeJong - ISBN 9780030194443

ISBN13: 9780030194443

ISBN10: 003019444X

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Summary

Presenting the methods of social science research within the context of human service practice, the Fourth Edition of Applied Social Research is ideal for courses emphasizing applied research in sociology, social work, criminal justice, counseling, and community planning. Used at the undergraduate and graduate levels, this popular text explores the growing diversity of ways in which research is applied to practice and the extensive links between research and practice.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Preface

Research in Practice Illustrations

Computers in Research

1. Research in the Human Services

2. The Logic of Social Research

3. Ethical Issues in Social Reseach

4. Issues in Problem Formulation

5. The Process of Measurement

6. Sampling

7. Survey Research

8. Analysis of Available Data

9. Observational Techniques

10. Experimental Research

11. Single-Subject Designs

12. Evaluation Research

13. Scaling

14. Data Analysis I: Data Preparation and Presentation

15. Data Analysis II: Descriptive and Inferential Statistics

16. Writing for Research: Grant Proposals and Report Writing

Appendix A. A Guide to the Library
Appendix B. Generating Random Numbers
Appendix C. Professional Codes of Ethics
Appendix D. Research in Practice: The World Wide Web Connection

Glossary
References
Name Index
Subject Index

Other Editions of Applied Social Research : Tool for the Human Services

Applied Social Research : A Tool for the Human Services by Duane R. Monette, Thomas J. Sullivan and Cornell R. DeJong - ISBN 9780155058231
Applied Social Research by Duane R. Monette - ISBN 9780030925450
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