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Interpreting quantitative data.

Byrne, D. (2002) 'Interpreting quantitative data.', London: Sage.

Abstract

How do quantitative methods help us to acquire knowledge of the real world? What are the `do's' and `don'ts' of effective quantitative research? This refreshing and accessible book provides students with a novel and useful resource for doing quantitative research. It offers students a guide on how to: interpret the complex reality of the social world; achieve effective measurement; understand the use of official statistics; use social surveys; understand probability and quantitative reasoning; interpret measurements; apply linear modelling; understand simulation and neural nets; and integrate quantitative and qualitative modelling in the research process.

Item Type:Book
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Publisher Web site:http://www.sagepub.co.uk/booksProdDesc.nav?prodId=Book208821
Record Created:14 Oct 2008
Last Modified:03 Nov 2010 10:30

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