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Practical Sampling



144 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Practical Sampling provides guidance for researchers dealing with the everyday problems of sampling. Using the practical design approach Henry integrates sampling into the overall research design and explains the interrelationships between research and sampling choices. The style is concise and narrative, mathematical presentations are limited to necessary formulas and calculations are kept to the absolute minimum making it very approachable for any researcher.
 
Introduction
 
Sample Selection Approaches
 
Practical Sample Design
 
Four Practical Sample Designs
 
Sampling Frames
 
Sampling Techniques
 
Sample Size
 
Postsampling Choices

Gary T. Henry

Duncan and Rebecca Kyle MacRae Professor of Public Policy; Director of Graduate Admissions; Director of Education Policy Initiative at Carolina More About Author

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