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Unformatted text preview: for the survey could not have been very large. It seems in this case that the researcher may have used a convenience survey. From this inference it can be gathered that the statistic is not very valid because the sample was so small and the subjects used were all oriented in the same church and may have attended together for a long period of time. Because of the simplicity of the question asked the statistic does not do much to convince a more educated researcher of the statistic but may serve the overall purpose of presenting to Christians that many people do come to know Christ through the help of a friend or family member. Although it does not hold much validity with further research, a reader who simply glances over the statistic may be influenced much more so than one who discovers how the statistic was actually acquired....
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course EB 101 taught by Professor Odell during the Spring '08 term at Westmont.
- Spring '08