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AbcCourse_Paper_Assi - Course Paper Assignment Due Friday Quantitative Research Methods Dr Lee You will produce an original sociological research

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Course Paper Assignment Due: Friday, January 16, 2009 Quantitative Research Methods Dr. Lee You will produce an original sociological research paper—a report on research that you conducted, albeit while using secondary data. This paper will build on previous projects. You will conduct analyses using the dependent and independent variables from the General Social Survey that you chose earlier. You will report your results, draw conclusions, and discuss what your findings tell us about the topic you chose. Research is almost always a community endeavor so I encourage you to regularly discuss your project with others and me throughout the rest of the session. You will have to do quantitative data analysis, otherwise known as statistics (that’s one thing original quantitative research entails). The statistical approach you use must be appropriate for the data you use. In other words, the statistical procedures must be appropriate for your variables’ levels of measurement. We will discuss this at length in class. A good research paper for this class will consist of seven basic parts:
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AbcCourse_Paper_Assi - Course Paper Assignment Due Friday Quantitative Research Methods Dr Lee You will produce an original sociological research

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