Improving Survey Methods
Language: en
Pages: 452
Authors: Uwe Engel, Ben Jann, Peter Lynn, Annette Scherpenzeel, Patrick Sturgis
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-18 - Publisher: Routledge

This state-of-the-art volume provides insight into the recent developments in survey research. It covers topics like: survey modes and response effects, bio indicators and paradata, interviewer and survey error, mixed-mode panels, sensitive questions, conducting web surveys and access panels, coping with non-response, and handling missing data. The authors are leading
Research Methods for Forensic Psychologists
Language: en
Pages: 287
Authors: Sarah Brown, Emma Sleath
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Research Methods for Forensic Psychologists is an accessible and comprehensive textbook that introduces students to the research process in forensic psychology. Adopting a problem-based learning approach, this book offers a ‘how-to’ guide to the whole research process and empowers readers to develop their own programme of research, from initial vague
Advanced Multitrait-Multimethod Analyses for the Behavioral and Social Sciences
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Jonathan Lee Helm
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-19 - Publisher: Routledge

This book summarizes a range of new analytic tools for multitrait-multimethod (MTMM) data. Providing an expository yet accessible approach to cutting-edge developments for MTMM analysis, a selection of quantitative researchers reveal their recent contributions to the field including non-technical summaries and empirical examples. The contributions inform quantitative social scientists of
Small Sample Size Solutions
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: Rens van de Schoot, Milica Miočević
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-13 - Publisher: Routledge

Researchers often have difficulties collecting enough data to test their hypotheses, either because target groups are small or hard to access, or because data collection entails prohibitive costs. Such obstacles may result in data sets that are too small for the complexity of the statistical model needed to answer the
Experimental Methods in Survey Research
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Paul J. Lavrakas, Michael W. Traugott, Courtney Kennedy, Allyson L. Holbrook, Edith D. de Leeuw, Brady T. West
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-01 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A thorough and comprehensive guide to the theoretical, practical, and methodological approaches used in survey experiments across disciplines such as political science, health sciences, sociology, economics, psychology, and marketing This book explores and explains the broad range of experimental designs embedded in surveys that use both probability and non-probability samples.