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Computer-Assisted Interviewing

Computer-Assisted Interviewing

August 1991 | 96 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Aimed at aiding researchers to improve their data's quality, Computer-Assisted Interviewing helps readers identify the possibilities and difficulties which arise in computer-assisted interviewing. The author annotates samples of actual research questionnaires so that readers can compare the usual paper questionnaire against the extra statements needed for clear computer-assisted interviewing. In addition, the book includes an overview of the important features to consider if one wants to purchase a CADAC program.
Computer-Assisted Interviewing
Different CADAC Applications
Writing Questionnaires
CADAC Hardware and Software
Computer Programs


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Willem Saris

Willem Saris became full professor in political science, especially the methodology of the social sciences in 1983. He worked at the University of Amsterdam until 2001. In 1984, he created the Sociometric Research Foundation in order to improve social science research by the application of statistics. In 1998, he became member of the methodology group that prepared the start of the European Social Survey (ESS). As a consequence, he was also member of the Central Coordinating Team of the ESS from 2000 to 2012. In 2001, he moved to Barcelona where he received a position as an ICREA professor at ESADE. He was also the director of the Research... More About Author

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