Lecture 3: Theory and Criminal Justice Research
Gia Barboza JLS 281 Spring, 2008
How do we come to know what we think we know?
Epistemology: The study of what we think we know and how we come to know it.
It's study implies finding truth is tricky
Lecture 2: The Nature of Science
JLS 280 Spring, 2008 Gia Barboza
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How We Use These Knowledges and Why It Matters
In essence, we are ametuer social sc
Introduction to Research Methods Lecture 1
Prof. Gia Barboza Spring Semester 2008
What are Research Methods
Research methods are the tools and approaches used by social scientists to answer questions about how or why things occur as they do in th