SOSC 366: Research Methods in the Social Sciences Report a Broken Link

Social Science 366: Research Methods in the Social Sciences is designed for students who wish to gain an understanding of the limits and potentials of social science research, and for those who intend to research social phenomena scientifically.

Unit 2


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Unit 5


Kastner, J. (Writer & director). (1998). Ask a silly question [Television series episode]. In J. Kastner (Producer), Witness. Ottawa, ON: CBC.

Unit 9


Sue, V. M., & Ritter, L. A. (2007). Sampling. In Conducting online surveys (pp. 25–37). Los Angeles, CA: Sage Publications.

Unit 10


Miner-Rubino, K., & Jayaratne, T. E. (2007). Feminist survey research. In S. N. Hesse-Biber & P. L. Leavy (Eds.), Feminist research practice: A primer (pp. 293–325). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
Sue, V. M., & Ritter, L. A. (2007). Conducting the survey. In Conducting online surveys (pp. 88–98). Los Angeles, CA: Sage Publications.

Unit 13


Creswell, J. W. (2007). Selection from Chapter 4: Five qualitative approaches to inquiry. In Qualitative inquiry & research design: Choosing among five approaches (2nd ed.) (pp. 62–84). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications. 

Unit 14


Howard Research & Management Consulting. (2008, February). Evaluation management resource (Version 1.0). Government of Alberta.
  • Formative and Summative Evaluation
  • Designing and Implementing an Evaluation
  • Logic Model Development
  • Choosing Evaluators

Unit 16


Marshall, C., & Rossman, G. B. (2011). Managing, analyzing, and interpreting data. In Designing qualitative research (5th ed.) (pp. 205–227). Los Angeles, CA: Sage Publications.
Marshall, C., & Rossman, G. B. (2011). References. In Designing qualitative research (5th ed.) (pp. 279–299). Los Angeles, CA: Sage Publications.