2019 Summer SOCIOL 5 001 LEC 001

Evaluation of Evidence

Course Level
Undergraduate
Section Type
Lecture
Instructor(s)
Course Times
TuWeTh 12:00pm - 1:59pm
Course Units
4
Course number
5
Course CCN
14001
Course Location
Barrows 110
Course description

A review of methodological problems in assessing data relating to social life. Topics to be covered include: posing a sociological problem, gaining access to data, measuring, establishing correlation and causal connection among data, and relating data to theoretical context.