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Research Methods in Practice: Strategies for Description and Causation

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Providing a state-of-the-art introduction to social and policy research methods Imbued with their deep commitment to making methods accessible and meaningful, authors Dahlia K. Remler and Gregg G. Van Ryzin compel students to truly grasp the logic-and limits-of the latest research appearing in academic journals, government reports, and the media. The authors make the cover ...more
Paperback, 582 pages
Published May 11th 2010 by Sage Publications (CA) (first published April 1st 2010)
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Apr 12, 2010 Benjamin marked it as to-read
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Prof. Remler was my research methods instructor in grad school. I haven't read the book yet, but if the class was any indication it should be good.
As text books go, this is remarkably easy to read. I can definitely see elements of Professor Van Ryzin's personality in it.
Jun 22, 2011 Kari rated it 3 of 5 stars
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If you want the nitty gritty of research this book is for you. I am reading it for a graduate level course.
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