ISBN 9781259026669,Social Research Methods

Social Research Methods

Rs550

Publisher

Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2014
ISBN-13

ISBN 9781259026669

ISBN-10 1259026663
Binding

Paperback

Number of Pages 676 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Research & development management

This book aims at providing an understanding of the concepts of research methods and their practical application in the fields of social science. Divided into five units, the book discusses the topics related to initiation, formulation, design, hypotheses testing and reporting the research. Written in a simple and interactive style, it will be useful for students, teachers and research guides in various disciplines of social science. It will also be useful for researchers in other fields Salient Features A book covering both qualitative and quantitative aspects of social science research written in the Indian context Examples and cases from recent studies conducted in India and abroad Syllabi conforming text as per the requirements of Indian students Will prove to be useful for students, teachers and research guides in various disciplines of social science, as well as researchers in other fields. TABLE OF CONTENTS Unit I - Initiating the Research 1. Basics of Social Research 2. Construction of a Problem Unit II - Formulation Research Direction 3. Research Design and Related Literature 4. Hypothesis Unit III - Research Design 5. Methods of Research 6. Experimental Design 7. Sampling 8. Tools of Research Unit IV - Hypotheses Testing 9. Statistics and Social Research-I 10. Statistics and Social Research-II 11. Quality in Measurement 12. Data Analysis Unit V - Reporting the Research 13. Report Writing