Glossary terms- sociology

?
  • Created by: kita3215
  • Created on: 21-03-17 12:20
What is verstehen?
Being in someone elses shoes
1 of 14
What is a covert observation?
A spy, undercover
2 of 14
What is an overt observation?
Having consent given
3 of 14
What is an unstructured interview?
not formal questions, more colloquial, like a convo
4 of 14
What is a structured interview?
formal questions that need to be followed
5 of 14
What is objectivity?
An open mind, ready to interpret with a clear mind
6 of 14
What is subjectivity?
Influenced by personal feelings and own views on a theory
7 of 14
What is quantitive?
Statistics
8 of 14
What is qualitative?
Quality- long answers
9 of 14
What is a micro approach?
Small sample, large infromation- getting to know the person or small group
10 of 14
What is a macro approach?
wide sample with statistical data that is easy to interpret and analyse
11 of 14
What is ethics?
morals and principles taken into place such as the good or bad
12 of 14
What is informed consent?
given permission to be interviewed and put into statistics
13 of 14
What is an imposition problem?
when own ideas are pressured onto the interviewee
14 of 14

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

What is a covert observation?

Back

A spy, undercover

Card 3

Front

What is an overt observation?

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

What is an unstructured interview?

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

What is a structured interview?

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Sociology resources:

See all Sociology resources »See all Methods resources »