Agencies of Socialisation
The social groups or institutions responsible for undertaking socialisation, such as families, peer groups, schools, workplaces, religions and the mass media.
The process of examining data, highlighting significant findings and results.
Anonymity of Research Participants
When individuals participating in research are not required to provide their name or, if they give their name, it will not appear in any reports arising from the research.
Fixed-choice questions will require the respondent to choose between a number of given answers.
A group of people with a characteristic in common, such as age.
Covert Participant Observation
When the researcher joins a group, observes and participates in its activities in order to study it, but without informing its members about his or her research activities.