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Investigating the Social World: The Process and Practice of Research, 7th Edition

Schutt, Russell K.

ISBN 10: 1412999804 / 1-4129-9980-4
ISBN 13: 9781412999809
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Inc
Publication Date: 2011
Binding: Softcover
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A student-friendly textbook that introduces the most cutting-edge research methods applied to engaging social issues

In this new Seventh Edition of his perennially successful social research text, author Russell K. Schutt, an award-winning researcher and teacher, continues to make research come alive through research stories that illustrate the methods presented in each chapter. Through numerous examples and hands-on exercises that help students learn by doing, Investigating the Social World, Seventh Edition helps readers understand research methods as an integrated whole. Readers will learn to appreciate the value of both qualitative and quantitative methodologies and understand the need to make ethical research decisions, while also learning about contemporary social issues like homelessness, drug abuse, disasters, and the effects of social networking on interpersonal relations.


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