Article Review #2: How to Talk Back to a Statistic
sources of data, information, or documents does the researcher use as evidence to support her/his conclusions? Quote a sentence from the article that discusses the sources OR examine the references at the bottom or end of the article, and briefly discuss the sources.
2. What methods does the researcher use to collect the data? Give quotes or examples that show these methods.
3. What types of data does the researcher use to support his/her conclusions? Is it quantitative, qualitative, or both? Give examples.
4. Who does the researcher sample to get the data? What groups or categories of people? Is the sample random? Write quotes that prove this.
5. What is the size of the sample? Does the researcher focus on the micro or macro level or both to collect data? Give examples.