Sociology Basics Section A B671 (not finished fully yet)

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Research Methods: 


These can be self completion or interview questionnaires. Both have advantages and disadvantages. 

Questionnaires are sued for finding out information for a large number of respondants and to analyse trends in society

Closed questions - are questions that have only a fixed choice and the respondant answers from that - it provides quantitative data which helps identify trends and patterns.  BUT these restrict the respondant from expanding on their answers

Open questions - these are questions which allow the respondant to ellaborate further and so gives the researcher in depth qualitative data. This is…




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