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Davis, James A. (James Allan) 1929-

Overview
Works: 177 works in 346 publications in 3 languages and 7,956 library holdings
Genres: Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HM51, 301
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Most widely held works by James A Davis
The logic of causal order by James A Davis( )

35 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 1,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prof. Davis spells out the logical principles that underlie our ideas of causality and explains how to discover causal direction, irrespective of the statistical technique used. He stresses that knowledge of the 'real world' is important and that causal problems cannot be solved by statistical calculations alone
The NORC general social survey a user's guide by James A Davis( )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elementary survey analysis by James A Davis( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viables; Two-variable relationships: independence, yule's Q, confidence limits for Q; Two-variable relationships: the percentage differende, gamma, contingency tables; Three variables; Three variables: causal systems; Four variables; (Too) many variables
Sociology by Neil J Smelser( Book )

7 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undergraduate career decisions; correlates of occupational choice by James A Davis( Book )

7 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great aspirations; the graduate school plans of America's college seniors by James A Davis( Book )

4 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great books and small groups by James A Davis( Book )

11 editions published between 1961 and 1977 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of participants in the great books program, 1957 by National Opinion Research Center( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Education for positive mental health; a review of existing research and recommendations for future studies by James A Davis( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stipends and spouses; the finances of American arts and science graduate students by National Opinion Research Center( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social differences in contemporary America by James A Davis( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unfair advantage : the mental part of sports and business by James A Davis( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Americans view the military : public opinion in 1982 : technical report by James A Davis( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living rooms as symbols of status : a study in social judgement by James A Davis( Book )

6 editions published between 1955 and 1990 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National data program for the social sciences : spring 1975 general social survey by National Opinion Research Center( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The survey covered standard personal data as well as areas such as race relations, the family, social control, leisure activities, education, morals, violence and pornography
Americans view the military : a 1984 update by James A Davis( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Results from supplementary questions added to the annual General Social Survey indicated that support for a peacetime military draft declined from 44 percent in 1982 to an all-time low of 24 percent in 1984. At the same time, 84 percent of the public would approve of a return to the draft in case of national emergency. Satisfaction with the All-Volunteer Force increased from 63 percent to 84 percent over the same period, and the proportion who assign favorable ratings to the quality of military personnel rose from 53 percent to 72 percent. Attitudes toward military spending declined from 31 percent to 19 percent, while opposition to further increase rose from 32 percent to 38 percent. Responses to nine other questions concerning public opinion revealed no significant change over the two-year period. Majorities continued to favor compulsory national service for youth and to approve the recruiting of women and minorities to the Armed Forces. About two-thirds of the public maintained the belief that the United States should take an active part in world affairs. Data on public opinion concerning military service as a moral obligation, the educational role of the Armed Forces, expectations of military futures are also provided
National data program for the social sciences : Spring 1972 general social survey, ICPR 7309 [Codebook] by James A Davis( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National data program for the social sciences : spring 1974 general social survey by National Opinion Research Center( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The survey covered areas such as the family, socio-economic status, social mobility and morale. Questions were also asked concerning quality of jobs, satisfaction with life, roles of women, birth control, abortion, sex relations, race relations, social control issues and civil liberties
Studies of social change since 1948 : report of the NORC Social Change Project by James A Davis( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National data program for the social sciences, spring 1973 : general social survey by James A Davis( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Davis, Andy

Davis, James A.

Davis, James A. 1929-

Davis, James A. (James Allan), 1929-

Davis, James Allan 1929-

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