Research methods in crime and justice / Brian Withrow.

Author
Withrow, Brian L. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Routledge, 2014.
Description
xxii, 414 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.

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Subject(s)
Series
Criminology and justice studies. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 388-391) and index.
Contents
Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Prologue: what's the point of this course? -- Getting started -- The research practice -- The research process -- The ethical principles that guide researchers -- Learning research design basics -- Classifying research -- Causality -- Measurement -- Variables and the structure of research -- Sampling -- Acquiring and analyzing data -- Experimental design research methods -- Survey/interview research methods -- Non-reactive research methods -- Qualitative research methods -- Evaluation research methods -- Data and information analysis -- Epilogue : how do you know what you know? -- References -- Glossary/index -- .
ISBN
  • 9780415884365 (hbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0415884365 (hbk. : alk. paper)
  • 9780415884433 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0415884438 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2012050046
OCLC
748335416
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