SOCL335, Assignment 1-3
May 24, 2015
In 3-4 paragraphs, respond to the following questions based on the first two chapters of
your text, Need to Know:
What characteristics of science-that is, assumptions, process-set it apart from
other ways of knowing
SOCL335, Assignment 7-1 Asking Good Survey Questions
July 5, 2015
Critique each of the following bad questions that is, explain why it is a bad question.
a. The leader of the American Libertarian Party has urged congress to abolish Social Security.
SOCL335, Assignment 3-1
June 7, 2015
Differentiate between concepts and constructs and provide an example of each.
Concepts are things we can experience with our senses. We can see them, touch them, hear them,
and feel them. Examples include my desk, t
SOCL335, Assignment 2-1
May 31, 2015
What does it mean to say that a "logical fallacy" exists?
In science or research, a logical fallacy exists when parts of the reasoning process are
missed. For example if you are interviewing subjects for the research a