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Statistical sociological research, w lawrence neuman, social research methods: qualitative and quantitative approaches, 6th edition, allyn & bacon,. Survey research is one of the most important areas of measurement in applied social research the broad area of survey research encompasses any. Sociological knowledge has a strong empirical core, meaning that sociologists’ statements from research are based on data or evidence sociologists employ.
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