AuthorLe Roy, Michael K.
TitleResearch methods in political science : An introduction using microcase / Michael K. Le Roy and Michael Corbett
Imprint Australia : Thomson Wadsworth, 2006
Edition 6th ed
Descript xix, 314 p. : ill. ; 25 cm


A brief overview of research methods in political science -- Measurement I : The basic ideas -- Measurement II : Types of data -- Variables, variation, and explanation -- Hypotheses -- Sampling -- Data preparation and entry -- Descriptive statistics -- How to read a cross-tabulation -- Tests of statisical significance and measures of association -- Bivariate analysis using ANOVA -- Cross-tabulation and statistics : Controlling for a third variable -- Correlation and regression -- The overall process

Political science -- Statistical methods -- Computer programs MicroCase

Political Science Library320.02855369 C789R 2006DUE 15-12-21