Unformatted text preview: Methods of Social Research-What is the research method? Answered previously-The Hawthorne effect- has to do with the group of people being studied; when being studied people will change their actions to suit the studies-Experimental research- laboratory environment for a study-Survey research-question & answer [open ended(how do you feel…) vs. closed ended-( age, gender)]-Interviews-face to face-Participant observation-being present, active observations-Secondary data-using pre-collected data for your own study...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course SOCL 2001 taught by Professor Mecom during the Fall '07 term at LSU.
- Fall '07