Sociology | Advanced Research Techniques
S558 | 4150 | McLeod


This course is designed to acquaint students with major issues in the
design of sociological research and the collection of relevant data.
The course covers broad issues in research design--e.g., the purposes
of research, causality, temporality--as well as general issues in
measurement and specific data collection procedures.  We will read
classic and contemporary methodological writings, and read and
critique empirical research.