Class Notes (839,471)
Canada (511,354)
Sociology (2,104)
Lecture 3

3H06 Lecture 3.docx

10 Pages

Course Code
Marisa Young

This preview shows pages 1,2 and half of page 3. Sign up to view the full 10 pages of the document.
Fox 1 Lecture 3SOCIOL 3H06Monday September 22 2014Research Techniques and Data Analysis Math Review Levels of MeasurementOrganizing DataLast LectureThe Scientific MethodInductive versus deductive reasoningWhat is a variableIndependent versus dependent variablesConceptualization and operationalizationUnit of analysisSubstantive examplesCountry Music ControversySameSex Marriage ControversyTodayReadingsLevin et al Ch 2 Appendix EChapter 3 Conceptualization and Measurement from Fundamentals of Social Work Research posted on Avenue Rafael J Engel Russell K SchuttAdditional definitionsBasics of mathematicsLevels of measurementOrganizing dataDefinitionsStatistics The science of collecting displaying and analyzing dataData The plural of datumCollections of numbers about a particular topic or set of topicsCommon mistake this data ACTUALLY these dataWhat Do Data Look Like SPSS Variable name ColumnVariable value NumbersValue attached to these variables Fox 2 Lecture 3
More Less
Unlock Document

Only pages 1,2 and half of page 3 are available for preview. Some parts have been intentionally blurred.

Unlock Document
You're Reading a Preview

Unlock to view full version

Unlock Document

Log In


Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.