Making Sense of the Social World: Methods of Investigation
4 Rev ed
1 Jan 2012
SAGE Publications Inc
Daniel F. Chambliss
Making Sense of the Social World, fourth edition is an engaging introduction to social research for students who need to understand methodologies and results, but who may never conduct research themselves. It provides a balanced treatment of qualitative and quantitative methods, integrating substantive examples and research techniques throughout. It is written in a less formal style than many comparable texts, complete with practical examples drawn from everyday experience.