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Title Active learning exercises for research methods in social sciences / Beth P. Skott, Masjo Ward editors
Published Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 173 pages) : illustrations
Contents Inquiry and sampling -- Things that vary -- Survey methods -- Qualitative methods, observational methods -- Qualitative methods, interview/focus groups
Summary Based on the premise that when students do something instead of simply reading about it, they understand it better, this book is composed of 29 hands-on, active learning activities for use in research methods courses in the social sciences. Research Methods can be a daunting class for students and Beth P. Skott's and Masjo Ward's book is designed to help alleviate that stress and help them become active learners.The activities in Active Learning Exercises for Research Methods in Social Sciences were created by instructors throughout the country and demonstrated to be effective in their classro
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Social sciences -- Methodology.
Social sciences -- Research.
Form Electronic book
Author Skott, Beth P., editor
Ward, Masjo, editor
ISBN 1452289867 (EPUB)
1506335179 (electronic bk.)
9781452289861 (EPUB)
9781506335179 (electronic bk.)