Social Science

Survey Research in the Social Sciences

by Charles Y. Glock
Publisher: Russell Sage Foundation
Release Date: 1967-12-31
Genre: Social Science
Pages: 568 pages
ISBN 13: 1610448413
ISBN 10: 9781610448413
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle

Synopsis : Survey Research in the Social Sciences written by Charles Y. Glock, published by Russell Sage Foundation which was released on 1967-12-31. Download Survey Research in the Social Sciences Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. The Surveys of Consumer Finances were conducted for thirteen years (1947 through 1959) jointly by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the Survey Research Center, and since then by the latter with support from the ... -- Survey research was for a long time thought of primarily as a sociological tool. It is relatively recently that this research method has been adopted by other social sciences and related professional disciplines. The amount and quality of its use, however, vary considerably from field to field. This volume describes the elementary logic of survey design and analysis and provides, for each discipline, an evaluation of how survey research has been used and conceivably may be used to deal with the central problems of each field.