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Survey methodology [publication] /

by Groves, Robert M.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Wiley series in survey methodology.Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2009, cop. 2009Edition: 2nd ed.Description: XXI, 461 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.ISBN: 9780470465462.MeSH subject(s): Social Sciences | Research | Ethics, Research | Data Collection | Questionnaires | Sampling Studies | Interviews as TopicAddiction suisse subject(s): Forschung | Ethik | Erhebung | Datenverarbeitung | Fragebogen | InterviewPUBLICATION TYPE SAPHIR: MonographSummary: [Contents] 1. An introduction to survey methodology. 2. Inference and error in surveys. 3. Target populations, sampling frames, and coverage error. 4 .Sample design and sampling error. 5. Methods of data collection. 6. Nonresponse in sample surveys. 7. Questions and answers in surveys. 8. Evaluating survey questions. 9. Survey interviewing. 10. Postcollection processing of survey data. 11. Principles and practices related to ethical research. 12. FAQs about survey methodology. References. Index.

[Contents] 1. An introduction to survey methodology. 2. Inference and error in surveys. 3. Target populations, sampling frames, and coverage error. 4 .Sample design and sampling error. 5. Methods of data collection. 6. Nonresponse in sample surveys. 7. Questions and answers in surveys. 8. Evaluating survey questions. 9. Survey interviewing. 10. Postcollection processing of survey data. 11. Principles and practices related to ethical research. 12. FAQs about survey methodology. References. Index.