Survey research methods /

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Author / Creator:Fowler, Floyd J.
Edition:4th ed.
Imprint:Thousand Oaks : Sage Publications, c2009.
Description:x, 201 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Language:English
Series:Applied social research methods series ; 1
Subject:Social surveys.
Social surveys.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/7302556
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ISBN:9781412958417 (pbk.)
1412958415 (pbk.)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-189) and indexes.
Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Types of Error in Surveys
  • 3. Sampling
  • 4. Nonresponse: Implementing a Sample Design
  • 5. Methods of Data Collection
  • 6. Designing Questions to be Good Measures
  • 7. Evaluating Survey Questions and Instruments
  • 8. Survey Interviewing
  • 9. Preparing Survey Data for Analysis
  • 10. Analyzing Survey Data
  • 11. Ethical Issues in Survey Research
  • 12. Providing Information About Survey Methods
  • 13. Survey Error in Perspective