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Writing in sociology

Author
Edwards, Mark Evan, author.
Title
Writing in sociology / Mark Edwards, Oregon State University.
Format
Book
Edition
Second Edition.
Published
Thousand Oaks, California : SAGE, [2015]
Description
ix, 162 pages ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Preface
  • Thinking broadly about writing sociology
  • Introduction
  • Turning ideas into researchable questions
  • Overview of writing a research paper: an extended analogy
  • Borrowing well from the literature
  • Citing sources: why, when, and how
  • Writing quantitative papers
  • Quantitative papers: the introduction
  • Quantitative papers: the literature review
  • Quantitative papers: the data and methods section
  • Quantitative papers: presenting results
  • Quantitative papers: discussions and conclusions
  • Writing qualitative papers
  • Presenting qualitative data : a brief example
  • Ethnographic interviewing and storytelling
  • Writing a case study
  • The internship journal
  • Other sociology writing tasks
  • Revisiting literature reviews: applied sociology research projects
  • Peer review
  • Writing a book review
  • Tips on writing theory and content papers
  • Appendix: word use and misuse
  • Index.
Subject headings
Sociology--Authorship.
Sociology--Research.
Report writing.
Sociology--Study and teaching (Higher)
ISBN
9781483351292 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1483351297 (pbk. : alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Kokomo Library
Call Number
HM569 .E39 2015
Location
Kokomo Library - Writing Collection
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