Synopses & Reviews
By Ted Wagenaar and Earl Babbie. Each chapter of the Study Guide for Babbie's The Basics of Social Research 5e will contain chapter objectives, a chapter outline, a chapter summary, key terms with page numbers, matching exercises, true-false and multiple choice questions, discussion questions, and 4-6 exercises designed to reinforce the material learned in the text with examples from everyday life. Also included are the answers to the matching and multiple choice review questions, as well as a General Social Survey appendix.
A great study partner! This guide contains the following for each chapter: objectives, summary, key terms, matching questions, 12-15 multiple choice review questions with answers provided in Appendix 2, 3-5 open-ended discussion questions, 4-6 exercises designed to reinforce the material in the text with examples from everyday life, General Social Survey (GSS) data from 1975, 1980, 1985, 1990, 1994 and 2000, Answers to Matching and Review Questions in Appendix 2.
About the Author
Earl R. Babbie graduated from Harvard University before enlisting in the U.S. Marine Corps. He received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, and began teaching shortly thereafter. Credited with defining research methods for the social sciences, Dr. Babbie has written several texts, including the bestselling THE PRACTICE OF SOCIAL RESEARCH.