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Using Microcomputers in Research

Using Microcomputers in Research

May 1985 | 88 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Using Microcomputers in Research may be used in conjunction with the earlier Microcomputer Methods for Social Scientists (QASS 40) -- together they provide a lucid and comprehensive introduction to microcomputing in the social sciences. This book is organized around the research process, taking the reader through the processes of writing the research proposal, gathering data, analysing and manipulating data, and writing the research report.
Microcomputers and the Research Process
Writing the Research Proposal
Creating and Managing the Proposal Budget
Data Gathering
Data Analysis and Manipulations
Writing the Research Report

Thomas William Madron

C . Neal Tate

C. Neal Tate, former dean of the Toulouse School of Graduate Studies and Regents Professor of political science, who worked at UNT from 1970 to 2003, died Sept. 13. He was serving as a professor and chair of the Department of Political Science at Vanderbilt University and also held an appointment at Vanderbilt Law School. ... More About Author

Robert G. Brookshire

Dr. Robert G. Brookshire is a Professor in the Integrated Information Technology Program at the University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC. He teaches large scale business systems, database management, and web development. He holds an A.B. from the University of Georgia, an M.Ed. from Georgia State University, and a Ph.D. from Emory University. He has taught at North Texas State University, the University of Virginia, and James Madison University. He is the co-author of Using Microcomputers for Research (Sage Publications, 1985), and his articles have appeared in the Journal of Computer Information Systems, BYTE, Social Science Computer... More About Author

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