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  1. Configural Frequency Analysis

    Methods, Models, and Applications

    By Alexander von Eye

    Configural Frequency Analysis (CFA) provides an up-to-the-minute comprehensive introduction to its techniques, models, and applications. Written in a formal yet accessible style, actual empirical data examples are used to illustrate key concepts. Step-by-step program sequences are used to show...

    Published June 1st 2002 by Psychology Press

  2. An Introduction to Longitudinal Research

    By Elisabetta Ruspini

    Series: Social Research Today

    One of the major changes in the social science research landscape in recent years has been the introduction of computerised panel surveys in Europe and the US which make longitudinal data widely available to graduate students for the first time. Elisabetta Ruspini here provides a concise yet...

    Published May 23rd 2002 by Routledge

  3. Qualitative Analysis

    By Douglas Ezzy

    Offering a detailed introduction to the practice of data analysis, this book is both user-friendly and theoretically grounded. Drawing on his extensive experience of qualitative research, Douglas Ezzy reviews approaches to data analysis in established research traditions including ethnography,...

    Published March 7th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Principles and Methods of Social Research

    2nd Edition

    By William D. Crano, Marilynn B. Brewer, Andrew Lac, William D. Crano, Marilynn B. Brewer

    An extensive revision, this classic text presents the most recent advances in social research design and methodology. The authors thoroughly describe the research process using methods derived from basic principles of scientific inquiry and demonstrate how they apply to the study of human behavior....

    Published December 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  5. The Use of Models in the Social Sciences

    Edited by Lyndhurst Collins

    Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have...

    Published September 27th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Techniques of Event History Modeling

    New Approaches to Casual Analysis, 2nd Edition

    By Hans-Peter Blossfeld, G”tz Rohwer

    Including new developments and publications which have appeared since the publication of the first edition in 1995, this second edition: *gives a comprehensive introductory account of event history modeling techniques and their use in applied research in economics and the social sciences; *...

    Published September 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  7. Handbook for Conducting Research on Human Sexuality

    Edited by Michael W. Wiederman, Bernard E. Whitley, Jr.

    Human sexuality researchers often find themselves faced with questions that entail conceptual, methodological, or ethical issues for which their professional training or prior experience may not have prepared them. The goal of this handbook is to provide that guidance to students and professionals...

    Published September 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  8. Empirical Direction in Design and Analysis

    By Norman H. Anderson

    Series: Scientific Psychology Series

    The goal of Norman H. Anderson's new book is to help students develop skills of scientific inference. To accomplish this he organized the book around the "Experimental Pyramid"--six levels that represent a hierarchy of considerations in empirical investigation--conceptual framework, phenomena,...

    Published July 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  9. Conducting Meta-Analysis Using SAS

    By Winfred Arthur, Jr., Winston Bennett, Allen I. Huffcutt

    Series: Multivariate Applications Series

    Conducting Meta-Analysis Using SAS reviews the meta-analysis statistical procedure and shows the reader how to conduct one using SAS. It presents and illustrates the use of the PROC MEANS procedure in SAS to perform the data computations called for by the two most commonly used meta-analytic...

    Published June 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  10. Understanding Statistical Concepts Using S-plus

    By Randall E. Schumacker, Allen Akers

    Written as a supplemental text for an introductory or intermediate statistics course, this book is organized along the lines of many popular statistics texts. The chapters provide a good conceptual understanding of basic statistics and include exercises that use S-PLUS simulation programs. Each...

    Published March 1st 2001 by Psychology Press