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Babbie, Earl R.

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Works: 139 works in 920 publications in 8 languages and 16,846 library holdings
Genres: History  Study guides 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: H62, 300.72
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Most widely held works about Earl R Babbie
 
Most widely held works by Earl R Babbie
The practice of social research by Earl R Babbie( Book )

205 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 5,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers all the major methods of social research. By emphasizing an understanding of the theoretical logic behind the research process and demonstrating preferred techniques, the text helps students see methods as a way of thinking and gathering evidence
Research methods for social work by Allen Rubin( Book )

70 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building on the hallmarks of this respected bestseller, Rubin and Babbie`s "Research Methods for Social Work, International Edition" strikes an optimal balance of equantitative and qualitative research techniques - illustrating how the two methods complement one another. The book combines comprehensive coverage with a clear and often humorous writing style. Considered the best social work research methods resource, Rubin and Babbie`s book balances depth of content with relevant user-friendly examples and consistently helps readers see the connections between research and social work practice
Survey research methods by Earl R Babbie( Book )

43 editions published between 1973 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Este libro enfoca el tema de la investigacion cientifica. Tiene el doble proposito de ayudar a los lectores que emprendan investigaciones cientificas propias, y a comprender investigaciones cientificas efectuadas por otros." "El proposito de la primera parte de este libro es ofrecer una vision de la logica de la ciencia, de modo que las tecnicas especificas de la investigacion por encuestas puedan tener mayor sentido". "La primera parte: EL CONTEXTO CIENTIFICO DE LA INVESTIGACION POR ENCUESTA, considera la logica basica de la ciencia. Empieza con un analisis de la imagen tradicional de la ciencia, imagen que es generalmente enganosa e inapropiada en el marco de la verdadera investigacion cientifica. A este respecto el proposito es hacer que la ciencia sea pertinente y realista." "La segunda parte: DISENO DE LA INVESTIGACION POR ENCUESTAS, se consagra al tema aun mas delicado de la ciencia social. Este es un tema sobre el que se ha escrito mucho en anos recientes. Algunos escritores insisten en que la ciencia social no es ni un apice menos 'cientifica' que la ciencia natural, mientras que otros rechazan tal idea. Otros consideran que la ciencia social va progresando hacia la categoria de ciencia, pero que aun no la ha alcanzado." "La tercera parte: ANALISIS DE LA INVESTIGACION POR ENCUESTAS, realiza un examen especifico de la investigacion por encuesta. El capitulo empieza con una consideracion de la historia del metodo y luego se concentra en las formas en que este tipo de investigacion embona en las formas generales de la ciencia y de la ciencia social." En la cuarta parte: LA INVESTIGACION POR ENCUESTAS EN LA PERSPECTIVA SOCIAL Y CIENTIFICA, se describe el modo de manejar la encuesta, el manejo e interpretacion de datos y el reporte final
The basics of social research by Earl R Babbie( Book )

84 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanying CD-ROM contains step-by-step guidance that keeps you on track as you write your research reports
Research methods for criminal justice and criminology by Michael G Maxfield( Book )

47 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filled with practical, example-filled discussions and applications, drawn from various facets of criminal justice research, this text gives students of criminal justice and criminology an exceptionally clear understanding of how social science research methods apply to them
To comfort and to challenge; a dilemma of the contemporary church by Charles Y Glock( Book )

9 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures in social research : data analysis using SPSS by Earl R Babbie( Book )

60 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaches students how to analyze issues in social science research using current General Social Survey data and how to use SPSS, the most widely used professional program
Science and morality in medicine; a survey of medical educators by Earl R Babbie( Book )

10 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essential research methods for social work by Allen Rubin( Book )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rubin and Babbie's ESSENTIAL RESEARCH METHODS FOR SOCIAL WORK provides students with a concise introduction to research methods that offers illustrations and applications specific to the field, as well as a constant focus on the utility of social work research in social work practice. Outlines, introductions, boxes, chapter endings with main points, review questions and exercises, and Internet exercises help students easily find the information and practice they need to succeed in the course. Part of the Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series, the third edition is up to date and thoroughly integrates the core competencies and recommended practice behaviors outlined in the 2008 Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)."--Publisher's website
Adventures in social research : data analysis using SPSS 11.0/11.5 for Windows by Earl R Babbie( Book )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sociological spirit : critical essays in a critical science by Earl R Babbie( Book )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observing ourselves : essays in social research by Earl R Babbie( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes fifteen short essays addressing some of the fundamental philosophical and methodological issues involved in the scientific study of human beings. -- Back cover
Basics of research methods for criminal justice and criminology by Michael G Maxfield( Book )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures in social research : data analysis using IBM SPSS statistics by Earl R Babbie( Book )

22 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two final chapters (Chapters 20 and 21) focus on doing primary and secondary research and writing research reports
You can make a difference : the heroic potential within us all by Earl R Babbie( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practicing social research : guided activities to accompany The practice of social research, seventh edition by Theodore C Wagenaar( Book )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is society? : reflections on freedom, order, and change by Earl R Babbie( Book )

15 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most difficult issue for teachers of introductory sociology is how to communicate to students the power of social structure and its relationship to individual human behaviour and experience. In this provocative new work, Babbie addresses the task, helping to teach and to provoke the sociological imagination whilst also exploring what is produced and institutionalized through social interaction and organization
The basics of communication research by Leslie A Baxter( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social research for consumers by Earl R Babbie( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Society by agreement : an introduction to sociology by Earl R Babbie( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Babbie, Earl.

Babbie, Earl 1938-

Babbie, Earl R.

Babbie, Earl R. 1938-

Babbie, Earl Robert

Babbie, Earl Robert 1938-

Earl Babbie American sociologist who holds the position of Campbell Professor Emeritus in Behavioral Sciences at Chapman University

Earl Babbie Amerikaans socioloog

Pa-pi, Ai-erh.

Pa-pi, Ai-erh 1938-

바비, 얼 R

배비, 얼 R

バビー, E

Languages
English (617)

Chinese (24)

Spanish (15)

Polish (12)

Korean (2)

German (1)

Japanese (1)

Italian (1)

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Research methods for social workSurvey research methodsThe basics of social researchResearch methods for criminal justice and criminologyAdventures in social research : data analysis using SPSSEssential research methods for social workAdventures in social research : data analysis using SPSS 11.0/11.5 for WindowsThe sociological spirit : critical essays in a critical science