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Author Stebbins, Robert A., 1938-

Title Exploratory research in the social sciences / Robert A. Stebbins
Published Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, [2001]


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Description ix, 67 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Qualitative research methods ; vol. 48
Qualitative research methods ; vol. 48
Contents 1. What Is Exploration? -- 2. Exploring -- 3. Exploration Illustrated -- 4. Writing Up Exploratory Research -- 5. The Explorer -- 6. Exploration: Its Future in the Social Sciences
Summary "Guided by the precept that to understand any phenomenon well, it is necessary to start by looking at it in broad, nonspecialized terms, Robert A Stebbins takes the reader through the process of exploratory research in an easy-to-read style providing the student or researcher with a complete reference for carrying out this type of research." --Publisher's website
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 62-65)
Notes Also available online
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Subject Social sciences -- Methodology.
Social sciences -- Research.
LC no. 00012753
ISBN 0761923985
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