A hands-on workbook packaged with a CD-ROM of data sets that exposes readers to the empirical side of the sociological study of contemporary social problems. Includes sets of computer exercises that build from qBasicq to qAdvancedq levels. Eases readers into the world of quantitative thinking and analysis. Concentrates on one-variable analyses. For anyone interested in social research.See his classic essay aquot;And the Poor Get Prison, aquot; pp. 269-301 in Gregg Lee Carter (ed.), Perspectives on Current Social Problems (Boston: Allyn aamp; Bacon, 1997). In a second essay in Perspectives on Current Social Problems (aquot;Theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Analyzing Contemporary Social Issues|
|Author||:||Gregg Lee Carter|
|Publisher||:||Pearson College Division - 2000-06-01|