Unformatted text preview: Getting to involved with the group you study • A certain distance needs to be kept • Be in between not too close and detached Access • May be very hard to get • Ex. CIA or a gang Advantages and Disadvantages • Different questions: different methods Quantitative methods (surveys) • Large populations, broad trends • Lost nuances Qualitative Methods (ethnography) • Cultural meaning principles of behaviors • Generalization • Correlation does not always equal causation • Replicability- your findings are hard to copy depending on who’s doing the research...
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This note was uploaded on 10/14/2011 for the course SOCI 1101 taught by Professor Beck during the Fall '08 term at UGA.
- Fall '08