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Author Payne, Geoff
Title Teaching quantitative methods : getting the basics right / Geoff Payne and Malcolm Williams
Imprint London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE, 2011
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  H62 .P3235 2011    AVAILABLE    30610020365375
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  300.721 P2933 2011    DUE 06-26-24  -  30500101447541
 Statistics Sci. Lib.I  H62 P3235 2011    AVAILABLE    30570000128807
Descript xii, 187 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction : The 'Crisis of number' : informed citizens, competent social scientists / Geoff Payne and Malcolm Williams -- Mapping the academic landscape of quantitative methods / Geoff Payne -- Best practices in quantitative methods teaching : comparing social science curricula across countries / Jonathan Parker -- The place of quantification in the professional training of sociologists : some career reflections / Martin Bulmer -- Challenges and opportunities for developing teaching in quantitative methods / Malcolm Williams and Carole Sutton -- How to teach the reluctant and terrified to love statistics : the importance of context in teaching quantitative methods in the social sciences / Katharine Adeney and Sean Carey -- Improving he teaching of quantitative methods to undergraduate social scientists : understanding and overcoming the barriers / Jane Falkingham and Teresa McGowan -- Increasing secondary analysis in undergraduate dissertations : a pilot project / Jo Wathan, Mark Brown and Lee Williamson -- Mathematics for economics : enhancing teaching and learning / Rebecca Taylor and Angela Scott -- Jorum : a national service for learning and teaching / Jackie Carter -- The problem, strategies and resources in teaching quantitative methods : the way forward / Matthew David
Subject Quantitative research -- Study and teaching
Social sciences -- Research -- Methodology
Social sciences -- Statistical methods -- Study and teaching
Statistics -- Study and teaching
Alt Author Williams, Malcolm, 1953-
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