Unformatted text preview: theory Week 0 notes Simulate real life situations Pros? Cons? William Ogburn Statistical and scientific methods Statistical Methods Measures of Central tendency o Ways of calculating averages (median and Mean) o Standard Deviation (calculating the range) Correlation coefficients: How relatable is the data (Variables) Pros? They can accurately tell us what is happening Cons? May not be reliable Comparative Historical Social Change across time and space Researching at the archives' Pros? Not accessible. Will not share work instantly Cons?...
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