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An introduction to social research

John Thomas Doby

An introduction to social research

by John Thomas Doby

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Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social sciences -- Research.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementedited by John T. Doby.
    SeriesACC sociology series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH62 .D59 1967
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 381 p.
    Number of Pages381
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5538746M
    LC Control Number67015984
    OCLC/WorldCa165747

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    Introduction to research. In Research methods for graduate business and social science students (pp. ). New Delhi: SAGE Publications India Pvt Ltd doi: /n1. Adams, John, Hafiz T. Khan, Robert Raeside and David White. "Introduction to Research." In Research Methods for Graduate Business and Social Science Students,   In the new edition of Introduction to Social Research, Keith Punch takes a fresh look at the entire research process, from formulating a research question to writing up your research. Covering qualitative, quantitative and mixed methods, the book focuses on matching research questions to appropriate methods/5(60).

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