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Sociological methods : a sourcebook

Denzin, Norman K. compiler.

New York : McGraw-Hill c1978

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Stack Level 4  (HM24 D443 1978 )()

  • Title:
    Sociological methods : a sourcebook
  • Author/Creator: Denzin, Norman K. compiler.
  • Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill
  • Creation Date: c1978
  • Edition: 2d ed.
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: xii, 434 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
  • Subjects: Sociology -- Methodology; Sociology -- Research
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
  • Contents: pt. 1. Sociological methods : critical reflections: The logic of naturalistic inquiry / Norman K. Denzin ; Methodological principles of empirical science / Herber Blumer ; On the relevance of methodology / Richard J. Hill
    pt. 2. The nature of sociological theory and theory work: Grounded theory / Barney G. Glaser and Anselm L. Strauss ; Contemporary theory in sociology / George Caspar Homans
    pt. 3. Sampling techniques : strategies for observing social structure and social interaction: relational analysis : the study of social organizations with survey methods / James S. Coleman ; Practitioners of vice and crime / Howard S. Becker
    pt. 4. Conceptions and controversies in the measurement process: Measurement and mathematics / Aaron V. Cicourel ; Ethnomethodology and measurement / Lindsey Churchill
    pt. 5. Problems of design and analysis: False criteria of casualty in delinquency research / Travis Hirschi and Hanan C. Selvin ; The quest for universals in sociological research / Ralph H. Turner ; causal process and variables / Alfred R. Lindesmith
    pt. 6. The sociological interview : uses and problems: Of sociology and the interview / Mark Benney and Everett C. Hughes ; Asking questions cross-culturally : some problems of linguistic comparability / Irwin Deutscher
    pt. 7. The social experiment : uses and problems: On the social psychology of the psychological experiment : with particular reference to demand characteristics and their implications / Martin T. Orne ; An attributional analysis of experimental norms / Norman Alexander, Jr., and Inger Sagatun
    pt. 8. The social survey : uses and problems: On errors in surveys / W. Edwards Deming ; Data-dredging procedures in survey analysis / Hanan C. Selvin and Alan Stuart
    pt. 9. Participant observation : uses and problems: The ambiguities of fieldwork / Rosalie Wax ; Seeing social structure in a rural setting / Sherri Cavan
    pt. 10. Life histories and comparative methods : uses and problems: The relevance of life histories / Howard S.Becker ; Problems of cross-cultural methodology : Instrumentation and interviewing in India / Joseph W. Elder
    pt. 11. The unobtrusive method: Unconventionality, triangulation, and inference / Eugene J. Webb ; Invasions of personal space / Nancy Jo Felipe and Robert Sommer ; Make-do's / Erving Goffman
    pt. 12. Triangualtion : a case for methodological evaluation and combination: Reconciling conflicting results derived from experimental and survey studies of attitude change / Carl I. Hovland ; The integration of fieldwork and survey methods / Sam D. Sieber
    pt. 13. Contingencies and problems in the execution of social research: Some factors affecting the organization and prosecution of given research projects / Clyde W. Hart ; Hired hand research / Julian Roth ; The life and death of Project Camelot / Irving Louis Horowitz.
  • OCLC Number: 03516374
  • Identifier: ISBN0070163669;LCCN77025833