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Unformatted text preview: • The researcher may choose whether or not to disclose his or her identity and motives to the subjects • Although field research is generally inexpensive, it requires a sizable commitment of time Content Analysis and Secondary Analysis • Content analysis involves the examination of written sources that provide data (e.g., books, newspapers, magazines) as well as photographs, movies, television programs, and other archival material • Secondary analysis involves the analysis of data already collected by other researchers- Although secondary analysis is quick and easy, the researcher may be unaware of possible bias or errors in the study...
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course SCIE SYG2000 taught by Professor Bernhardt during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
- Fall '10