Encyclopedia of Social Measurement, 3 Vols.

By: K. Kempf-Leonard

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The Encyclopedia of Social Measurement captures the data, techniques, theories, designs, applications, histories, and implications of assigning numerical values to social phenomena. Responding to growing demands for transdisciplinary descriptions of quantitative and qualitative techniques, measurement, sampling, and statistical methods, it will increase the proficiency of everyone who gathers and analyzes data. Covering all core social science disciplines, the 300+ articles of the Encyclopedia of Social Measurement not only present a comprehensive summary of observational frameworks and mathematical models, but also offer tools, background information, qualitative methods, and guidelines for structuring the research process. Articles include examples and applications of research strategies and techniques, highlighting multidisciplinary options for observing social phenomena. The alphabetical arrangement of the articles, their glossaries and cross-references, and the volumes' detailed index will encourage exploration across the social sciences. Descriptions of important data sets and case studies will help readers understand resources they can often instantly access. Also available online via ScienceDirect – featuring extensive browsing, searching, and internal cross-referencing between articles in the work, plus dynamic linking to journal articles and abstract databases, making navigation flexible and easy. Set of 3 vols.

Title: Encyclopedia of Social Measurement, 3 Vols.

Author Name: K. Kempf-Leonard

Categories: Encyclopaedias, Sociology & Anthropology,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Elsevier: 2005

ISBN: 0124438903

ISBN 13: 9780124438903

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 028267

Keywords: Encyclopedia Social Measurement