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Survey Methodology [electronic resource]

Robert M. Groves, Floyd J. Fowler, Jr. Mick P. Coouper, James M. Lepkowski, Eleanor Singer, and Roger Tourangeau
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2009.
Edition
2nd ed
Language
English
Related Title
Virtual Library of Virginia EBL DDA purchased title
Series
Wiley Series in Survey Methodology
ISBN
9781118211342 (electronic bk.), 1118211340 (electronic bk.), 9780470465462 (paper), 0470465468 (paper)
Summary
"This new edition of Survey Methodology continues to provide a state-of-the-science presentation of essential survey methodology topics and techniques. The volume's six world-renowned authors have updated this Second Edition to present newly emerging approaches to survey research and provide more comprehensive coverage of the major considerations in designing and conducting a sample survey. Key topics in survey methodology are clearly explained in the book's chapters, with coverage including sampling frame evaluation, sample design, development of questionnaires, evaluation of questions, alternative modes of data collection, interviewing, nonresponse, post-collection processing of survey data, and practices for maintaining scientific integrity"--Provided by publisher.
Contents
  • 1. An introduction to survey methodology
  • 2. Inference and error in surveys
  • 3. Target populations, sampling frames, and coverage error
  • 4. Sample design and sampling error
  • 5. Methods of data collection
  • 6. Nonresponse in sample surveys
  • 7. Questions and answers in surveys
  • 8. Evaluating survey questions
  • 9. Survey interviewing
  • 10. Postcollection processing of survey data
  • 11. Principles and practices related to ethical research
  • 12. FAQs about survey methodology.
Description
1 online resource (958 pages) : illustrations.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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