Introduction to Survey Quality

by Paul P. Biemer
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2003-05-27
Genre: Mathematics

Peruse the history of survey research and the essential conceptsfor data quality. With an emphasis on total survey error, theauthors review principles and concepts in the field and examineimportant unresolved issues in survey methods. Spanning a range oftopics dealing with the quality of data collec

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Survey Methodology

by Robert M. Groves
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2009-07-14
Genre: Mathematics

Praise for the First Edition: "The book makes a valuable contribution by synthesizing current research and identifying areas for future investigation for each aspect of the survey process." —Journal of the American Statistical Association "Overall, the high quality of the text material is matched

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Handbook of Survey Methodology for the Social Sciences

by Lior Gideon
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Release Date: 2012-06-21
Genre: Social Science

Surveys enjoy great ubiquity among data collection methods in social research: they are flexible in questioning techniques, in the amount of questions asked, in the topics covered, and in the various ways of interactions with respondents. Surveys are also the preferred method by many researchers in

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Handbook of Health Survey Methods

by Timothy P. Johnson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2014-10-13
Genre: Medical

A comprehensive guidebook to the current methodologies and practices used in health surveys A unique and self-contained resource, Handbook of Health Survey Methods presents techniques necessary for confronting challenges that are specific to health survey research. The handbook guides readers throug

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Survey Data Collection and Integration

by Cristina Davino
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Release Date: 2012-09-28
Genre: Social Science

Statistical surveys represent an important source of scientific knowledge and a valid decision support tool in many fields, from social studies to economics, market research, health studies, and others. Scientists have tackled most of the methodological issues concerning surveys and the scientific l

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Methodische Probleme in der empirischen Organisationsforschung

by Stefan Liebig
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
Release Date: 2016-10-19
Genre: Business & Economics

Das Buch diskutiert zentrale Methoden und methodische Probleme der empirischen Organisationsforschung. In modernen Gesellschaften sind in nahezu allen Lebensbereichen Organisationen – wie z.B. Betriebe und Unternehmen, Verwaltungen, Schulen und Hochschulen, Krankenhäuser oder Vereine – von ents

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World Programme for the Census of Agriculture 2020

by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Release Date: 2019-02-04
Genre: Political Science

FAO has supported member countries to carry out their national agricultural censuses since 1945, through the development and dissemination of international standards, concepts, definitions and methodologies as well as technical assistance. In 2015, FAO published Volume 1 of the World Programme for t

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Survey Methodology and Missing Data

by Seppo Laaksonen
Publisher: Springer
Release Date: 2018-07-05
Genre: Social Science

This book focuses on quantitative survey methodology, data collection and cleaning methods. Providing starting tools for using and analyzing a file once a survey has been conducted, it addresses fields as diverse as advanced weighting, editing, and imputation, which are not well-covered in correspon

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The SAGE Handbook of Survey Methodology

by Christof Wolf
Publisher: SAGE
Release Date: 2016-03-24
Genre: Reference

Survey Methodology is becoming a more structured field of research, deserving of more and more academic attention. The SAGE Handbook of Survey Methodology explores both the increasingly scientific endeavour of surveys and their growing complexity, as different data collection modes and information s

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