The dynamics of criminological research

"The Dynamics of Research Methods in Criminology and Criminal Justice is a comprehensive, practical, and student-friendly guide to research methods in criminology. Starting with a chapter on scientific inquiry and the relevance of research methods to everyday life, moving on to integrating qual...

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Main Author: Schulenberg, Jennifer L.
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: Don Mills, Ontario Oxford University Press 2016
Online Access: Inhaltsverzeichnis (Verlag)
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Summary:"The Dynamics of Research Methods in Criminology and Criminal Justice is a comprehensive, practical, and student-friendly guide to research methods in criminology. Starting with a chapter on scientific inquiry and the relevance of research methods to everyday life, moving on to integrating qualitative and quantitative approaches in every chapter, and ending with a full chapter on mixed methods, this new Canadian offering captures student interest from the beginning and keeps them engaged throughout. The presentation of concepts and techniques within relatable real-world examples, and appendices on practical topics such as report writing and secondary data sources make The Dynamics of Research Methods a necessary tool to help students learn the skills needed to design, interpret, and critically evaluate empirical research in criminology and criminal justice."--
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
Physical Description:XVIII, 461 S. Ill., graph. Darst.
ISBN:9780195439021
0195439023