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1.8: References, Key Terms and Concepts

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    Bruhn, John G. and Howard M. Rebach. 2007. Sociological Practice: Intervention and Social Change. 2nd ed. New York, NY: Springer.

    Burawoy, Michael. 2014. “Precious Engagements: Combat in the Realm of Public Sociology.” Current Sociology Monograph. 62(2):135-139.

    Carl, John D. 2013. Think Social Problems. 2nd ed. Boston, MA: Pearson Education, Inc.

    Griffiths, Heather, Nathan Keirns, Eric Strayer, Suasn Cody-Rydzewsk, Gail Scaramuzzo, Tommy Sadler, Sally Vyain, Jeff Byer, and Faye Jones. 2015. Introduction to Sociology 2e. Houston, TX: OpenStax College.

    Henslin, James M. 2011. Essentials of Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach. 11th ed. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson.

    Mills, C. Wright. [1959] 2000. The Sociological Imagination. New York: Oxford University Press.

    Steele, Stephen F. and Jammie Price. 2008. Applied Sociology: Terms, Topics, Tools, and Tasks. 2nd ed. Belmont, CA: Thomson Wadsworth.

    Key Terms and Concepts

    Antipositivism

    Applied sociology

    Basic sociology

    Biography

    Case studies

    Clinical sociology

    Close-ended questions

    Dependent variable

    Ethnography

    Experiments

    History

    Independent variable

    Interpretive framework

    Interpretive perspective

    Interview

    Objective conditions

    Open-ended questions

    Participant observation

    Positivism

    Public sociology

    Qualitative data

    Quantitative data

    Random sample

    Reliability

    Research methods

    Research process

    Scientific method

    Secondary and document analysis

    Social policies

    Social research

    Sociological imagination

    Sociological practice

    Sociological practitioner

    Stratified random sample

    Survey

    Theories

    Unobtrusive measures

    Validity


    1.8: References, Key Terms and Concepts is shared under a CC BY-NC-SA 4.0 license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Vera Kennedy.

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