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Published: 25 February 2022

540 Pages

7 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197613733

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The Process of Social Research

Third Edition

Author Jeffrey C. Dixon, Royce A. Singleton, and Bruce C. Straits

  • Key terms are highlighted and defined in each chapter and also included in the book's comprehensive glossary.
  • Key Points, Review Questions, and Exercises at the end of each chapter reinforce learning objectives.

New to this Edition:

  • Discussions of how new technologies have been incorporated into social research, including crowdsourcing, online panels, and netnography
  • Coverage of the nascent impact of COVID-19 on social research and ways to challenge misinformation
  • Updated examples throughout that focus on engaging students with research relevant to their daily lives
  • The latest data from the General Social Survey (GSS) and other sources
  • An enhanced eBook, which includes self-assessment quizzes, video clips, matching quizzes, and flashcards

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