Review sheet: Quiz 1
What to focus on?
3. Section discussions.
Exam is on Babbie, chapters 1, 2, 4, 5, 8
It will be in the form of short answer essay, with 4 questions.
You DO NOT need to bring a blue book
Heuristic Models: Relating Data and Theory
1. What is a model in the social sciences?
Formal abstraction of social phenomena
A representation of the theorized relationships
one is examining.
2. What is an heuristic model?
A thinking model