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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

[SOAN 2120] - Final Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes fot the exam (212 pages long!)

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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

[SOAN 2120] - Midterm Exam Guide - Everything you need to know! (212 pages long)

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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Final: Introductory Methods - Final Exam Notes - All Lecture Noets, Textbook Notes and Review Notes

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28 Jan 2017
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Introduction to class, most information can be found on course outline and courselink. Ideology, faith and politics shape many government programs rath
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Lecture Notes - Lecture 21: Stratified Sampling, Sampling Frame, Convenience Sampling

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28 Jan 2017
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Sample size in advance not known. Knowledge of population research gives a better understanding of the population. Such as picking people by random on
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Snowball Sampling, Quota Sampling, Nonprobability Sampling

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28 Jan 2017
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Lecture Notes - Lecture 19: Type I And Type Ii Errors, Contingency Table, Null Hypothesis

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28 Jan 2017
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Your project will need tables: table: descriptive statistics univariate, table: bivariate statistics cross tabs. End of your project copy and paste the
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: The Communist Manifesto, Sampling Frame, Jargon

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28 Jan 2017
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The survey is the most widely used social science data-gathering technique. Survey research rests on the assumption that social reality is made up of s
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Lecture Notes - Lecture 18: Recode, University Of Western Ontario, Descriptive Statistics

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28 Jan 2017
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Understand the various ways to acquire survey data. Ways to acquire survey data: create your own survey: Time consuming; creating questions, sampling d
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Lecture Notes - Lecture 17: Internal Validity, Analysis Of Variance, Dependent And Independent Variables

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28 Jan 2017
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Understand the similarities and differences between survey research and experimental designs. Know how the concepts of validity and reliability apply t
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Time Series, Dependent And Independent Variables, Selection Bias

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28 Jan 2017
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Experimental research builds on the principles of positivist approaches. Experiment is when you modify something in a situation, then compare an outcom
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Lecture Notes - Lecture 16: Central Limit Theorem, Random Assignment, Design Of Experiments

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28 Jan 2017
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Learning objectives: understand the concept of experimental designs using design notation, know the various threats to internal validity, assess the im
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Participant Observation, Ethnomethodology, Ethnography

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28 Jan 2017
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Learning objective: understand the process of conducting field research. Field research, participant observation and ethnography are synonymous. Partic
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Ethnomethodology, Tacit Knowledge, Social Constructionism

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28 Jan 2017
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Field research is also called ethnography or participant observation research. It is a qualitative style in which a researcher directly observes and pa
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Standard Deviation, Statistical Parameter, Sample Size Determination

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28 Jan 2017
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Statistical inference: we will use samples to estimate population values, just as variable have distributions, sample statistics have distributions as
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Standard Score, Decimal Mark, Percentile

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28 Jan 2017
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Stems go highest to lowest vertically, leaf goes smallest on the left and the largest on the right. Use a key in the stem and leaf display. Allows you
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Square Root, Significant Figures, Standard Deviation

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28 Jan 2017
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Statistics: smaller groups of numbers that tell a lot about a larger group of numbers; this is the big picture. Statistics is how to make sense of data
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Standard Deviation, Statistical Significance, Central Tendency

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28 Jan 2017
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Know how past research has played a role in research today. Understand the role of distributions, measures of central tendency. Multiple choice tests a
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Standard Deviation, Computer Keyboard, Null Hypothesis

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28 Jan 2017
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The charts, graphs, and tables are there to give you, the reader, and a condensed picture of the data. Before you examine quantitative data you collect
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Caving, Natural Sciences And Engineering Research Council, Institute For Operations Research And The Management Sciences

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28 Jan 2017
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Ethics include the concerns, dilemmas, and conflicts that arise over the proper way to conduct research. Many ethical issues ask you to balance two val
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Social Exchange Theory, Police Misconduct, Inductive Reasoning

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28 Jan 2017
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Researchers link the operation of the social world (the theory) with what they observe when they examine it systematically (the data). First, social th
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Random Variable, Symbolic Interactionism, Standardized Test

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28 Jan 2017
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Introduction to class, most information can be found on course outline and courselink. Signed up and downloaded statistics software for introductory me
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U OF GSOAN 2120David WaltersFall

SOAN 2120 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Comparative Historical Research, Scientific Method, Mass Media

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28 Jan 2017
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Ideology, faith and politics shape many government programs rather than solid research evidence. Good social research can help people make informed dec
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U OF GPHYS 1600Elizabeth NicolFall

PHYS 1600 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Celestial Equator, Diurnal Motion, Dailymotion

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Unit 2: the earth and its moons: sept 19, 2016 to sept 25, 2016. Earth orbits the sun in a plane called the ecliptic: The ecliptic is a celestial spher
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U OF GPHYS 1600Elizabeth NicolFall

PHYS 1600 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Orbital Period, Deferent And Epicycle, Gang Of Youths

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25 Nov 2016
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Unit 1: the planets of the solar system and their motions: sept 8 to sept 18, 2016. Ancient greeks and the geo-centric view of the universe. The belief
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U OF GPHIL 2180Karyn FreedmanWinter

PHIL 2180 Quiz: Contemporary Astronomy Notes

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25 Nov 2016
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Unit 1: the planets of the solar system and their motions: sept 8 to sept 18, 2016. Ancient greeks and the geo-centric view of the universe. The belief
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U OF GANTH 1150Victor GulewitschFall

ANTH 1150 Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Sociolinguistics, Vocal Tract, Arbitrariness

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4 Mar 2016
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Bound morpheme: a morpheme that can occur in a language only in combination with other morphemes, as s in english does to signify the plural. (p. 76) C
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U OF GANTH 1150Victor GulewitschFall

ANTH 1150 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Patrilineality, Unilineality, Patrilocal Residence

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Ambilocal residence: a pattern in which a married couple may choose either matrilocal or patrilocal residence. (p. 185) Avunculocal residence: a patter
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U OF GANTH 1150Victor GulewitschFall

ANTH 1150 Chapter Notes - Chapter 10: Ethnocentrism, Protestantism, Environmental Policy

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4 Mar 2016
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Achieved status: status an individual earns. (p. 233) Age grade: an organized category of people based on age; every individual passes through a series
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U OF GANTH 1150Victor GulewitschFall

ANTH 1150 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Spinal Cord, Thumb, Color Vision

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4 Mar 2016
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Acheulian tradition: a tool tradition associated with homo erectus in africa and europe characterized by teardrop-shaped axes and flake tools. Named af
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U OF GANTH 1150Victor GulewitschFall

ANTH 1150 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Bsc Young Boys, Human Sexuality, Enculturation

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4 Mar 2016
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Bride service: a designated period after marriage when the groom works for the bride"s family. (p. 168) Bride-price: compensation the groom or his fami
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U OF GANTH 1150Victor GulewitschFall

ANTH 1150 Chapter Notes - Chapter 12: Cave Painting, Polytheism

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4 Mar 2016
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Animatism: a belief that the world is animated by impersonal supernatural powers. (p. 279) Animism: a belief in spirit beings thought to animate nature
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U OF GANTH 1150Victor GulewitschFall

ANTH 1150 Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Structural Violence, Ipperwash Crisis

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4 Mar 2016
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Chapter 11: political organization and the maintenance of order. Adjudication: mediation with an unbiased third party making the ultimate decision. (p.
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U OF GANTH 1150Victor GulewitschFall

ANTH 1150 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Totem, Omaha Kinship, Kinship Terminology

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4 Mar 2016
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Ambilineal descent: descent in which the individual may affiliate with either the mother"s or the father"s descent group. (p. 202) Clan: a noncorporate
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U OF GANTH 1150Victor GulewitschFall

ANTH 1150 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Neolithic, Extensive-Form Game, Stone Age

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4 Mar 2016
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Agriculture: practice of farming, including cultivation of the soil for the growing of crops and the rearing of animals to provide food, wool, and othe
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U OF GANTH 1150Victor GulewitschFall

ANTH 1150 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Sociolinguistics, Primatology, Linguistic Anthropology

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4 Mar 2016
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Anthropology: the study of humankind in all times and places. (p. 4) Biological anthropology: the systematic study of humans as biological organisms. (
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U OF GANTH 1150Victor GulewitschFall

ANTH 1150 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Culture Shock, The Possession, Ethnography

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4 Mar 2016
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Cultural relativism: the thesis that one must suspend judgement on other people"s practices to understand them in their own cultural terms. (p. 44) Cul
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U OF GANTH 1150Victor GulewitschFall

ANTH 1150 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Industrial Revolution, Wage Labour, Economic Surplus

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4 Mar 2016
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Conspicuous consumption: a term thorstein veblen coined to describe the display of wealth for social prestige. (p. 135) Consumption: the ingestion of f
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U OF GPHIL 2180Karyn FreedmanWinter

PHIL 2180 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Bruno Latour, Laboratory Life, Conceptual System

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26 Feb 2016
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Chapter 8: the challenge from sociology of science. Sociology: the general study of human social structures. Sociology of science: developed in the mid
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U OF GPHIL 2180Karyn FreedmanWinter

PHIL 2180 Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Reward System

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26 Feb 2016
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Chapter 11: naturalism and the social structure of science. Wrote book called science as a process in 1988. Hull states that science runs on a combinat
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U OF GPHIL 2180Karyn FreedmanWinter

PHIL 2180 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Ad Libitum, Androcentrism, Sokal Affair

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26 Feb 2016
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Science has been regarded in western societies as a progressive, anti-authoritarian force, able to challenge and break down entrenched ideas and arrang
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