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SOCY 2210 Research Methods (Fall/Spring: 3 )

Course Description

This course acquaints students with the range of research methods used in sociological work. We cover the philosophical assumptions which underlie a scientific approach to the study of social life, and consider the interplay of data method and theory. In addition to presentation of specific techniques, we will also consider questions surrounding the politics and ethics of research in the social sciences.

Instructor(s): Paul S. Gray
Sarah Babb
Deb Piatelli
The Department

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: Required for the Sociology major

Last Updated: 24-Jun-17