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Contemporary social research methods

Rodney Stark

Contemporary social research methods

a text using MicroCase

by Rodney Stark

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Published by Wadsworth/Thomson Learning in Belmont, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • MicroCase.,
  • Sociology -- Research -- Methodology.,
  • Social sciences -- Research -- Methodology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-273) and index.

    StatementRodney Stark, Lynne Roberts.
    ContributionsRoberts, Lynne.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM571 .S73 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 294 p. :
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3970254M
    ISBN 100534581854
    LC Control Number2001277259
    OCLC/WorldCa49236399

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