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SOCL 2211 Test 3 Notes

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Sociology
Course
SOCL 2211
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Semester
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SOCL 2211 Test 3Conceptualizationthe process through which we specify what we mean when we use particular terms in researchDefinitions and OperationalizationAn operational definition specifies precisely how a concept will be measuredOperationalizationthe development of specific research procedures operations that will result in empirical observations representing real world conceptsRange of variationVariations between the extremesThe conceptualization and operationalization processes can be seen as the specification of variables and the attributes composing themDefining Variables and AttributesAn attribute is a characteristic or quality ex female old studentA variable is a logical set of attributes ex gender ageEvery variable must have two important qualitiesExhaustiveExclusiveIllustration of Operationalization ChoicesAre women more compassionate than menOption AoSelect a group with equal men and womenoPresent them with hypothetical situationsoAsk them what they would dooSee the results
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