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NAME:____________________ 4 February 2008 Extra Credit Quiz #1 Sociology 107 1. Dr. Browning spent a great deal of time developing a new measure of racial segregation within urban neighborhoods. However, when this research was presented at a meeting, other researchers did not agree that Dr. Browning’s measure -- the number of gas stations within a neighborhood -- actually tested racial segregation. Based on the colleagues’ reactions, Dr. Browning’s research is lacking which of the following? a. Reliability c. Validity b. Analysis d. Measurement Congruence 2. What are the independent and dependent variables in the following statement?
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Unformatted text preview: Missing class today is more common among students who went to a Super Bowl party than among those who did not go to a party. Independent variable: _________________________ Dependent variable:___________________________ 3. I am well known for claiming that industrial societies will be characterized by bureaucracy. Also, in order to understand what life is like for a group of people, it is necessary to experience life in the same way that they do, a concept I call verstehen . Who am I? a. Karl Marx c. W.E.B. Dubois b. Max Weber d. Emile Durkheim...
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course SOC 107 taught by Professor Barnett during the Spring '08 term at Coe College.

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