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Unformatted text preview: 4. The researchers background or training Trained in quantitative emphasized on measurements and Likely to use Research methods statics surveys Sociologists Trained in qualitative emphasized on observing and Participant Ob-method interpreting peoples behavior servation Ethics in Sociological Research honesty By American Sociological Association truth Openness (sharing findings with the scientific community) 1. Protecting the subjects : The Brajuha Research New York restaurant on Fire. 2. Misleading the subjects : The Humphreys Research Social Interaction in tearooms. How Research and Theory Work Together The relationship between research and theory depends on each other. Findings that dont match what is expected can indicate a need to modify theory....
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