2020 Spring SOCIOL 5 001 LEC 001

Evaluation of Evidence

Course Level
Undergraduate
Section Type
Lecture
Instructor(s)
Course Times
TuTh 11:00am - 12:29pm
Course Units
4
Course number
5
Course CCN
21706
Course Location
Hearst Field Annex A1
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.