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Quantitative Text Analysis

Manual and automatic media frame analysis: a mixed-method proposal for analyzing large corpora
Ana Carolina Vimieiro, Renato Vimieiro
Beyond the words: methodological challenges in computer techniques for content analysis
Valeria Pandolfini
Towards Interactive Algorithmic Support for Inductive Content Analysis
Aneesha Bakharia
Coding issues in cognitive mapping of games Full paper DOCX
Roel Popping

How Can We Achieve Cross-cultural Equivalence in Basic Assumptions?

Bifurcations of humanitarian scientific theories: historical and actual analysis
Stepan Stepanovich Sulakshin
Postmaterialism and Environmental concern in international comparison
Henning Best, Jochen Mayerl
Lack of universalism and similarity in the analysis of "end-of-life issues"? National deviations in equivalence and consequences for cross-national research
Tilo Beckers

Assessing Equivalence of Survey Questions

Cross-national and crosscultural comparisons of students' readiness and expectations
Ellen Jansen, Stéfanie André, Cor Suhre
How to estimate effect of wording and translation in comparative Surveys?
Dominique Joye
International Alcohol Control Study - collecting policy relevant alcohol data cross country
Sally Casswell
Validating measurements of subjective well-being in EU-SILC - experiences from pre-tests in Statistics Finland
Merja Kallio-Peltoniemi

Evaluating Attitude Measures Across Countries and Survey Programs

Cross-cultural and cross-survey measurement equivalence of political trust
Stéfanie André
Multiple Correspondence Analysis: An Alternative for Preserving Complexity in Value Research
Zoltan Lakatos
A threefold comparison of comparisons to cross-validate moral attitude items: two measurements in three survey series across four time points
Tilo Beckers

Measuring Demographic and Socioeconomic Variables in Cross-national Perspective

Data coding and harmonization: How DataCoH and Charmstats are transforming social science data
Kristi Winters
Socio-demographic problem of modern society: age structure, migration and labour force Full paper RTF
Natalya P. Guliaeva
Rethinking inequality in cross national comparison: indicators, scale conversions and methodological matters Full paper DOCX
Stefano Poli

Sampling for Cross-national Surveys

How to estimate the intra-cluster correlation coefficient strictly positively?
Siegfried Gabler, Matthias Ganninger
Investigation of Ways of Handling Sampling Weights for Multilevel Model Analyses
Tianji Cai, Guang Guo
Equality restrictions in the social sciences and impacts on estimators of covariates
Marco Giesselmann, Wolfgang Jagodzinski

Survey Non-response in Comparative Perspective

Developments from the International Workshop on Survey Nonresponse
Tom W Smith
Weighting for unequal inclusion probabilities and nonresponse in dual frame telephone surveys
Siegfried Gabler, Sabine Haeder
Corrections for non responses in Switzerland
Dominique Joye
Comparative Measurement of Interviewer Effects on Attrition
Ulrich Krieger
Within-Unit Respondent Selection Errors in Landline RDD Surveys
Paul John Lavrakas, Trevor N Tompson

The Role of Structured Metadata in Cross-national Surveys

Use of DDI structured metadata in the production of public-use data files
Peter Granda
Re-using the Structured Metadata of the European Values Study (EVS)
Wolfgang Zenk-Möltgen, Evelyn Brislinger
Web-based Documentation of Longitudinal Studies
Marcel Hebing, Jan Goebel, Jürgen Schupp
Using DDI Lifecycle and XLIFF for cross-national surveys
Ingo Barkow
The International Standard for Coding of Education (ISCED) and DDI Lifecycle
Hilde Orten, Joachim Wackerow

Aggregate Data for Multivariate Modeling

Triadic Measures in Social Research: Examining Quality of Life Family Congruence
Gina Aalgaard Kelly
Comparing IRT, CFA, and LCA for Assessing the Social Composition of School Classes Full paper PDF
Dominik Becker, Kerstin Drossel, Jasmin Schwanenberg, Nadja Pfuhl, Heike Wendt
Multl-level construct development and validation of spirituality
Matt Vassar

Cluster Analysis

The Benefits of Clustering Methods in Electoral Manifestos Comparison Full paper PDF
Samo Kropivnik
Two models of social stratification: from a classification scheme to a typology.
Sandra Fachelli, Pedro Lopez-Roldán
An application of statistical learning to characterisation of 44 international healthcare accreditation organisations
Max Moldovan, Charles Shaw, Wendy Nicklin, Ileana Grgic, Triona Fortune, Stuart Whittaker, Nicholas Nechval, Marjorie Pawsey, David Greenfield, Reece Hinchcliff, Virginia Mumford, Johanna Westbrook, Jeffrey Braithwaite
Domestic food-safety and the older consumer: A segmentation analysis - Using Cluster Analysis to quantitatively derive typologies of the older consumer using lifestyle and food-safety knowledge and behavioural data
Helen Elizabeth Kendall, Sharron Kuznesof, Mary Brennan
Studying value heterogenity in Europe by means of multi-group latent class analysis
Vladimir Magun, Maksim Rudnev
Cluster and Network Analysis Techniques in a Multi-Stage Methodology for Business Research
Emanuela Todeva, David Knoke, Donka Keskinova

Sequence Analysis for Social Science Data

A Permutation Test for Group Comparisons of Social Science Sequences
Tim Liao, Anette Fasang
Women work histories over two generations: a dyadic sequence analysis approach to uncover patterns of mothers and daughters careers
Nicolas Robette, Eva Lelièvre, Xavier Bry
Harpoon or maggot? A comparison of various metrics to fish for life course patterns
Nicolas Robette, Xavier Bry
From proselytism to secularization. The social conditions of Optimal Matching Analysis diffusion
Nicolas Robette
Social or Political Change? German Welfare Recipients' Job and Unemployment Trajectories in Motion. An Application of Sequence Analysis.
Ronald Gebauer
Sequence analysis of job entry histories
Ralf Dorau, Jörg Blasius
Causal Analysis of Sequence Pattern: An Empirical Comparison of Two Sequence Complexity Measures
Georgios Papastefanou, Ewa Jarosz
A mediator model for exploring the relationship between trust and corruption.
Peter Graeff, Gert Tinggaard Svendsen

Managing Research Data

Enhancing data sharing via "safe designs"
Kristine Witkowski
Toward Data Citation: DOI Registration for research data
Brigitte G. Hausstein
A Tale of Two Analyses: the use of archived qualitative data
Jo Haynes
Finding a Needle in a Haystack: The Theoretical and Empirical Foundations of Assessing Disclosure Risk for Contextualized Microdata
Kristine Witkowski

Data Integration and Analysis

Combining Data Collected at Distant Points in Time to Identify Factors Explaining Family Change
Peter Brandon
Combining Data from Complex Surveys to Compensate for Limitations in Targeted Surveys of Rare Groups: A Study of the Jewish Population in the United States
Elizabeth Tighe, Leonard Saxe
Using Multiple Socioeconomic Indices in a Multicontext Assessment Battery of Filipino Youth Development
Melissa Lopez Reyes

Data Linking Methodology

A constructive approach to data linkage
Jamas Enright, Dariusz Bielawski
Multiple Imputation For Combined-Survey Estimation With Incomplete Regressors In One But Not Both Surveys
Michael S Rendall
Unbiased Regression Estimation for Multi-Linked Data in the Presence of Correlated Linkage Errors
Gunky Kim
Investigations towards implementing the EM algorithm to estimate model parameters for data linking projects at the Australian Bureau of Statistics
Carrie Samuels
What's in a name? String Comparators in Probabilistic Data Linking
Paul David Campbell, Gokay Saher, Noel Hansen, Peter Rossiter
Linking national population-based surveys to the United States’ National Death Index
Donna Miller
An agent based approach to building a synthetic population for transport planning for Sydney
Nam Huynh, Francois Lamy, Matthew Berryman, Pascal Perez, Mohammad Reza Namazi Rad

Data Quality in Survey-administrative Linked Data

Linking a household survey with administrative tax data: a case study
Jamas Enright
Reasons for differences in reliability of process-produced data - The case of educational achievement
Thomas Kruppe, Britta Matthes, Stefanie Unger
Cadre and Elites? Career Trajectories of Socialist Elites after the Breakdown of the SED-Regime. An Application of Statistical Matching.
Ronald Gebauer
DDI-based metadata documentation for administrative and survey data
Marcel Hebing, David Schiller

Benchmarks, Standards and Guidelines: Current Best Practice

The Development of Guidelines: Towards Best Practice in Cross-National Data Collection
Beth-Ellen Pennell, Kirsten Alcser, Janet Harkness
Quality Assurance in Survey Research by Self-regulation - The German Model Full paper DOCX
Frank Faulbaum, Erich Wiegand
ISO 20252: the development, current status and potential of a formal process standard Slideshow
Bill Blyth
AAPOR's Transparency Initiative
Timothy Patrick Johnson

Evaluating Methods for Testing Survey Questions

Combining multiple evaluation methods – Findings from a meta analysis
Michelle Joanna Gray, Debbie Collins, Meera Balarajan, Joanna D'Ardenne
Evaluating the Combination of Questionnaire Pretest Methods in a Field Pretest of a Longitudinal Household Survey in Israel
Galit Gordoni
Detecting conditions of high versus low validity and reliability using unobtrusive measures in surveys.
Jochen Mayerl, Piet Sellke
A new look at mode effects: a look through an eye-tracker
Olena Kaminska, Thomas W Foulsham
Using Response Latencies and Eye Tracking to Pretest Survey Questions: A Comparative Analysis of Potentials and Challenges
Timo Lenzner

Measuring Survey Quality in Cross-National Surveys

Cognitive Skills and Response Quality among the Elderly
Miriam Schütte, Jörg Blasius
Assessing Methods for Correcting Response Bias in Self-Reported BMI Data in Australian National Health Surveys
Tim Ayre, Jason Wong
Evaluation of Multiple Imputation as an Alternative to Propensity Score Weighting in Detecting Unit Nonresponse Bias
Ahu Alanya, Christof Wolf

Survey Nonresponse - Problems and Circumventions, Dodges, and Novel Attempts

Investigating the Potential of Willingness Ratings for Addressing Nonresponse
Jennifer Sinibaldi, Stephanie Eckman
The Theory-Testing Questionnaire Business Survey Has Passed Its Expiry Date. What Is The Alternative?
Tony Hak
Interviewers Personality and the Impact on the Participation in Telephone Interviews.
Volker Huefken
The Impact of Academic Sponsorship on Online Survey Dropout Rates
Peter Allen, Lynne Roberts
Taking nothing seriously. An investigation of organizational survey nonresponse.
Karsten Boye Rasmussen, Heiko Thimm

Understanding Measurement Error in Longitudinal Data (Recall Error, Seam Effects, Spurious Change and Conditioning)

Especially for You: Motivating Respondents in an Internet Panel by Offering Tailored Questions
Marije Oudejans
Cumulative effects of dependent interviewing on measurement error: results from a four-wave validation study
Annette Jaeckle, Johannes Eggs, Mark Trappmann
Measuring Employment: Exploring bias in inequality research
SC Noah Uhrig, Nicole Watson
Interviewer Effects on Measurement Error in Panel Surveys
Ulrich Krieger
Data accuracy for off-seam months
Peter Lugtig, Tina Glasner

Conversational and Cognitive Issues in Flexible Interviewing Procedures

Interests, Interaction and Interview
Peter Rieker
Data Quality in the Application of Tailored Calendar Methods in Hard-to-Reach Populations Full paper DOCX
Melissa Quetulio Navarra, Wander van der Vaart, Anke Niehof
Do Interviewers Make Good Tailors? The Effect of Conversational Interviewer Introductions on Survey Participation
David Lee Vannette
Verbal and non-verbal paradata of income questions: indicators for response quality and question comprehension of respondents
Marieke Haan, Yfke Ongena
Calendar Interviewing in Life Course Research: Associations between Verbal Behaviors and Data Quality
Robert F. Belli, Ipek Bilgen, Tarek Al Baghal
The respondents cognitive needs and the applicability of calendar methods
Wander van der Vaart
Preloads as a stimulus in a life course panel survey
Britta Matthes, Michael Ruland, Annette Trahms
Conversational interviewing and the comprehension of opinion questions
Frost A. Hubbard, Chris Antoun, Frederick G Conrad
Calendar interviewing: enhancing conversation and escaping the “biographical illusion” Full paper PDF
Magda Nico

Measuring Concepts for Social Bookkeeping Data

Ensuring reliability of information in process-produced data - The case of educational attainment
Thomas Kruppe, Britta Matthes, Stefanie Unger
Creating the initial vocational qualification from the German microcensus Full paper PDF
Tobias Maier, Robert Helmrich
Indicators of university effectiveness based on graduates’ interviews
Luigi Fabbris
Changes in process-generated data: The importance of documentation
Andreas Helmut Schneider

Issues Arising in the Collection and Analysis of Incomplete Longitudinal Data

Handling Dropout in the Modelling of Changing Gender Roles
Roger Norman Penn, Damon Stanley Berridge
Methods for handling attrition: an overview
Damon Stanley Berridge, Roger Norman Penn
Multiple Imputation of Incomplete Multilevel Count Data
Kristian Kleinke, Jost Reinecke
Impacts of Major Transportation Project on the Transition of Service Industries in Taiwan - An Empirical Study of Taipei-Yilan Highway Full paper PDF
Chih-Hsien Chen
Assessing Panel Survey Representativeness using Gold-Standard Data
Narayan Sastry, Denise Duffy
Dealing with model mis-specification in the analysis of longitudinal observational data.
Said Shahtahmasebi
Projecting probable missing hepatitis C reinfection data given a set of observations and intervals between study visits
Rachel Sacks-Davis
Effects on panel mortality in telephone surveys
Christine E. Meltzer, Ilka Lolies, Gregor Daschmann
Projecting probable missing hepatitis C reinfection data given a set of observations and intervals between study visits
Rachel Sacks-Davis, Emma McBryde, Jason Grebely, Margaret Hellard, Peter Vickerman
Reappraising the concept of lifetime prevalence in victimisation studies
Brian Francis
The Cologne High School Panel (CHiSP): Selectivity and Panel Attrition after 40 Years
Klaus Birkelbach, Heiner Meulemann

Combining Content Analysis and Survey Data: Issues, Implications and Perspectives in Individual-level Media Effects Research

Combining content analysis and survey data: How much precision do we need?
Nicole Podschuweit, Christine Heimprecht
Rethinking the Level of Analysis: A Call for Shifting the Perspective of Campaign Effects Research to Multi-level Analysis
Mona Krewel, Julia Partheymüller

Comparative Analysis of Qualitative and Quantitative Data

Developing and validating a cross-national cumulative scale measuring attitudes toward illegal immigrants
Kees van der Veer, Laurens Higler, Susan Woelders, Reidar Ommundsen, Regina Pernice
Socio-informatics methods for the studies of public controversies
Francis Chateauraynaud, Josquin Debaz
Use of Hermeneutic system for codding and statistical analysis of authorial intentions
Sigitas Vaitkevicius
Mixing Surveys and Focused Ethnography within a Social Experiment: the Case of Construction of Space
Cornelia Thierbach, Nina Baur
'Flows and Catchments': A Mixed Method Study utilising NVivo to facilitate Cross-Disciplinary Collaboration incorporating Practice-Based Research. Full paper DOCX
Brad Warren, Patrick West
Where are micro policies necessary in the scope to mitigate a neglected disease?
Hisako Nomura, Mitsuyasu Yabe, Joseph Arbiol
An Essay on the Rigor and Relevance Debate in Organizational Mixed-Methods Research Full paper DOCX
Arash Najmaei
Qualitative and Quantitative Data Analysis in a field study
Claude Julie Bourque
An Experimental Determination of Perceived Liveability in Sydney Full paper PDF
Mohammad-Reza Namazi-Rad, Francois Lamy, Pascal Perez, Matthew Berryman

Integrating Content Analysis with Survey Data: Opportunities and Issues in Political Communication Data Analysis

Linking survey data with media content analysis of TV news coverage to assess the impact of campaigns. The case of N.Sarkozy’s victory in the 2007 French presidential election
Jacques Gerstlé
Integrating Media Content Data with Polish National Election Surveys
Hubert Tworzecki, Holli A. Semetko
Rapid Rural Appraisal as a method for the analysis of multifunctionality regarding agriculture and local identity
Serge Eric Yakeu Djiam

Handling Complex Societal Systems: a Methodological Challenge

Modelling and Acting - the problem of social agency.
David Sidney Byrne
Order from chaos in human communication
Cor van Dijkum
Certainly uncertain : the limits of social knowledge in artificial societies
Neeraj G Baruah
An agent-based approach to modeling the impact of policy scenarios on the energy demand of residential and commercial buildings in Australian cities
Kwok Keung Yum, Greg Foliente, Seongwon Seo
Different Worlds: A Status Group Point of View Approach to Studying Assessments of Social Environments: The Case of Organizational Climate.
Miles Edward Simpson

Social Simulation and Modelling for Public Policy

Policy modelling and demographic ageing: Long-term health and social care
Roy Lay-Yee, Janet Pearson, Martin von Randow, Oliver Mannion, Peter Davis
Policy modelling and demographic ageing: Primary health care
Roy Lay-Yee, Janet Pearson, Martin von Randow, Oliver Mannion, Peter Davis
Using dynamic microsimulation to inform policy: Effects in childhood
Roy Lay-Yee, Barry Milne, Janet Pearson, Jessica Thomas, Oliver Mannion, Peter Davis
Developing a policy simulation model through engagement with policy end-users.
Barry Milne, Roy Lay-Yee, Oliver Mannion, Jessica Thomas, Janet Pearson
Matching modelling techniques to policy problems
Jennifer Badham, Gabriele Bammer
Towards data-driven and participatory research design for rigorous social simulations : ensuring realism and relevance for public policy
Neeraj G Baruah
QUBE-project: simulating effects of political and social measures on Germany's educational system and labour market
Robert Helmrich, Tobias Maier
An integrated decision-support approach in prioritizing risks of non-native species in the face of high uncertainty
Shuang Liu

Social Simulation Methods

Effect of Variable-Threshold Strategies in Demographic Donor-Recipient and Prisoner's Dilemma Games Full paper PDF
Tsuneyuki Namekata, Yoko Namekata
Modeling and Simulating Recreational Poly-drug Use: an Ontologic Agent-based Approach.
Francois Lamy, Pascal Perez, Terry Bossomaier
Simulating Australasian Marriage Markets
Lyndon Walker

New Ethnographies of Crime and Justice

An Ethnographic Study of Homeless Women in Brisbane: Fieldwork Experience
Helena Menih
Using ethnographic methods to strengthen quantitative data: Explaining juvenile detention rates in three Australian states Full paper DOC
Max Travers
A critical ethnography of the regulation of young adults and alcohol-related crime and the changing night-time leisure economy
Deirdre Howard-Wagner
Rural crime: absence or imaginary? An exploration of UK rural policy responses and the rural context.
Sam Hillyard
Community studies using ethnographic techniques: still relevant to criminology?
Judy Putt
Youth Gangs, health and wellbing in northern Australia: an ethnographic study Full paper DOC
Kate Senior, Rachael McMahon
New Perspectives on the Study of Restorative Justice
Jasmine Bruce, Meredith Rossner

Qualitative Longitudinal Research

Job insecurity in the life course: labor trajectories in three cohorts of analysis in Latin America
Fiorella Mancini
The Longitudinal Qualitative Interview
Joseph C. Hermanowicz

Qualitative Research and Online Media

Qualitative research in a digital age
John Owen
Policing and crisis communications: Reading the Riots on Twitter and beyond
Rob Procter, Farida Vis, Alex Voss

The Practicalities of a Qualitative Research Project

The 'Magic Pen': Using digitised pen and paper to collect, analyse and link audio and written data
Lisa Gibbs, Colin MacDougall, Karen Block
In what ways can a researcher respond when faced with empathy? Reflections from interviews with migrants to Australia Full paper DOCX
Harriet Westcott, Laura Vazquez Maggio
Extending the Scope of Qualitative Data by Matching Different Datasets
Tobias Schmies, Jörg Blasius
Speaking to and speaking back: adding in a 'qualitative component' to an established longitudinal study
Lesley Patterson
Confronting the Difficulties: Applying basic approaches to a case study methodology concerning irregular migration, detention and deportation
Anderson Valmoria Villa
How analyzing dispersion?
Caroline Datchary
How different interview methods could help to deepen the understanding of the situation for Colombian refugee children.
Anders Fjallhed

Methodological Challenges in Web-based Data Collection

Methods for eliminating skip statements from questionnaire logic
Samuel Canvanough Spencer
Social research in online context: methodological reflections on web surveys from a case study Full paper PDF
Valeria Pandolfini
Horses for Courses? A Comparative Study of Web Crawlers for the Social Sciences
Robert Ackland, Francisca Borquez
Online Questionnaires: Development of ‘basic requirements’
Simone Tries, Karen Blanke
Data quality of questions sensitive to social-desirability bias in web surveys
Katja Lozar Manfreda, Nino Zajc, Nejc Berzelak, Vasja Vehovar
Revolution in Social Science Methodology: Possibilities and Pitfalls
Dipak K. Gupta

Research Methodology for New Digital Communication Technologies

Collecting and understanding personal network data using a smartphone application
Jeffrey Boase, Tetsuro Kobayashi
Smartphone Apps and User Engagement: Collecting Data in the Digital Era
Michael W Link
Social media as a data collection tool: the impact of Facebook in behavioural research Full paper DOC
Eloise Zoppos
How Often Do You Use the App with a Bird on It? Exploring Differences in Survey Completion Times, Primacy Effects and App Icon Recognition Between Smartphone and Computer Survey Modes
Trent D. Buskirk
Exploring Computational Methodologies for Peoples' Behaviors at Disaster: Analyses on Interconnections of People at the Tohoku Quake in Japan Full paper PDF
Kazuhiko Shibuya
Snowball Sampling in Online Social Networks
Mahin Raissi, Robert Ackland
Using Second Life to Conduct Cognitive Interviews
Elizabeth Dean, Frederick G Conrad, Brian Head

Models and Methods in Social Network Analysis

Centrality, attitudes and perceptions
Dean Lusher, Garry Robins, Peter Kremer
The analysis of positive and negative network ties: Conflict and cooperation in environmental governance
Garry Robins, Lorraine Bates, Philippa Pattison
Application of a hierarchy of exponential random graph models to the analysis of social networks
Philippa Pattison, Garry Robins, Peng Wang

Social Media Network Analysis

Categorizing and measuring social ties Full paper PDF
Matti Nelimarkka, Juuso Karikoski
From transaction to meaning: Internet-mediated communication as an object of modelling Full paper DOC
Lucy Resnyansky, Lucia Falzon
Online advocacy networks, issue mobilisations and the Coal Seam Gas controversy
Asha Titus, Declan Kuch
Twitter as a social network medium and a communication network medium Opportunities, challenges and limitations
Maurice Vergeer

Social Network Analysis - General

Quantifying Chaos: Animal social networks and baboon troop structure.
Miles Vernon Keighley
Network Project Management: Visualising Collective Knowledge to Better Understand and Model a Project Portfolio
Graham Alan Durant-Law
Measuring the shape of degree distributions
Jennifer Badham
Analysis of large scientific networks
Vladimir Batagelj, Monika Cerinšek
Tie non-response in social networks: Treatments of tie non-response and blockmodeling outcomes
Anuska Ferligoj, Anja Znidarsic, Patrick Doreian

Applied Social Network Analysis

Disentangling Ethnic and Social Capital Mechanisms for Immigrants’ Integration: New Chances through NEPS data
Benjamin Schulz
Actor-level Dynamics of Longitudinal Communication Networks to Explore Organizational Crisis
Shahadat Uddin, Liaquat Hossain
Applying Network Theory to Evaluate Clinical Networks in Australia
Frances Clare Cunningham, Geetha Ranmuthugala, Johanna Irene Westbrook, Jeffrey Braithwaite

Developing Rigorous and Ethical Visual Research Methodologies

Re-visioning qualitative research methods to illuminate young lives.
Rosemary Mann, Deborah Warr
Going 3D: The challenges and opportunities of three-dimensional model building as a participant-generated visual research methodology
Lauren Leigh Hinthorne
A process of interpretive engagement for analysing visual images
Marilys Guillemin, Sarah Drew
'Creative investigation': developing an innovative approach for research addressing settings of locational disadvantage
Deborah Joy Warr
Exploring domestic kitchen practices using visual methods
Wendy Wills
Engaging children and refugee youth in research by eliciting ‘alternative literacies’
Karen Block, Bjorn Nansen, Lisa Gibbs, Colin MacDougall
Reflexive participation in video research: rethinking rigor and ethics in the field
Su-yin Hor, Elizabeth Manias, Rick Iedema

Spatial Methods

Spatial Perspectives on Working Mothers' Child Care Decisions
Peter Brandon
Mapping Aboriginal lifestyles: adding vertical and lateral dimensions to urban social space
Robert James Funnell
Current Problems of Analyzing and Comparing Spaces in Sociology
Nina Baur
How to Overcome the Essentialist Understanding of Space in Globalization Studies and Social Sciences?
Anna Amelina
Mixing Methods of Building Design, Urban Design, Social Management and Technology Application. The case of analysing urban patterns to upgrade derelict areas in central São Paulo with public housing production.
Maria Lucia Refinetti Martins
Grasping the Intrinsic Logic of Cities. An Example for Mixing Ethnography, Produced-Produced Data and Survey Data
Linda Hering, Anna Laura Quermann

Tracing the City. Methods of Analysing Urban Structures and Transformations

L’ identité sociale des jeunnes dans les « quartiers sensibles ». Étude de cas: la Roumanie.
Miron Luminita
Gaining an ethnographic understanding of an urban place: The rhyme and reason of success and failure
Tracey Michelle Pahor
Network Analysis as a Method for Grasping Urban Structures: The Case of Changing Urban Development Policies in Hamburg and Rotterdam
Bettina Lelong
Urban Pioneers in disadvantaged neighbourhoods. Analysing spatial transformation processes with a multi-method approach
Gabriela Brigitte Christmann
When the street space changes – measuring the power of small business actors to capture and transform the mobility value of a street space
Claudine Jane Moutou, Stephen P Greaves

Indigenous Research Methodologies in the Modern Age

Contributions of indignous researchers to quality in research
Donna M Mertens
Whanau Talk: Exploring collaboration in indigenous centred social research on family communication in New Zealand.
Huia Tomlins Jahnke, Annemarie Gillies, Ani Ruwhiu
Whanau Talk: Examining the implications of interconnectedness and relational epistemologies as frameworks within which to discuss an indigenous centred methodology on family communication in New Zealand.
Huia Tomlins Jahnke, annemarie Gillies, Ani Ruwhiu
Genograms and Ecomaps For Research With Maori Collectives
Vivienne Kennedy
A Kaupapa Maori Research Paradigm
Fiona Cram
I am Because We Are: Indigenous Research Paradigms and the Quest for Social Change
Bagele Mankha Chilisa
Storytelling as transformative praxis: Is it enough to transform the world?
Hazel Phillips, Moana Mitchell
Kaupapa Māori and the PATH research tool in a post-colonial indigenous context
Kataraina Pipi, Jesse Pirini
Bridging the gap between mainstream and indigenous research methodology
Motheo Koitsiwe
Using the Community Capitals Framework to Integrate Tradition Indigenous Knowledge into Local Adaptation Strategies to Climate Change
Edith Fernandez-Baca, Mary Emery, Isabel Gutierrez-Montes, Meredith Redlin

Exploring Collaboration and Partnerships in Social Research

Themes, Challenges and Opportunities in Collaborative Research
Carole Truman
Initiating deliberation: participatory analysis of the implications of institutional change for the prospects of industrial recycling
Jarkko Levänen
The importance of leadership and mutual understanding for effective health services research collaboration
Reece Amr Hinchcliff, David Greenfield, Johanna Westbrook, Marjorie Pawsey, Max Moldovan, Virginia Mumford, Jeffrey Braithwaite
Surveying in India: Hopes, disappointments, and reflections on things going wrong.
Robyn Andrews
Integrating research findings into health service planning and improvement activity
Tony O'Connor
Collaboration in a participatory study model: social research through project a evaluation process.
Lia Kalinnikova, Magnus - Magnusson
A Research Design for Interdisciplinary Research. The Case of Collaboration between Sociology and Geodesy
Cornelia Thierbach, Alexandra Lorenz, Nina Baur

Institutional Demands, Public Expectations and the Research Process

Talking Popper and performing Feyerabend. Why epistemology is unpopular among social scientists
Thomas Roessing
Current practices in reporting limits and biases in scholarly literature: An exploratory content analysis of four disciplinary political science journals
Pierre-Olivier Bédard, Mathieu Ouimet

Studying Food Choices

Developing an intuitive test of food hazard perceptions
Caroline Millman, Dan Rigby, David Jones
Developing Food Policy through 'Kitchen Table Talks': Prospects for Australia
Rachel Ankeny, Heather Bray
Food Research in Government – methodologies and challenges
Trevor Webb, Robyn Polisano
Rasch analysis of food choice survey data
Michelle Gosse
Cross-country questionnaire design for a hot topic
Hazel Fowler
Using Virtual Reality to measure consumer food purchasing behaviour
Wilma Waterlander, Cliona Ni Mhurchu, Ingrid Steenhuis
Asking children about their food purchasing behaviour: Lessons for survey design
Wendy Wills, Jennie Macdiarmid, Lindsey Masson, Catherine Bromley, Leone Craig, Geraldine McNeill
Portable technologies used in dietary assessment: a systematic review
Luke Gemming, Cliona Ni Mhurchu, Jennifer Utter
Food purchasing: where, when and with whom
Lukar Thornton
Assessing adolescent food choice: time for a rethink?
Michelle Share, Barbara Stewart-Knox
Facilitating behaviour change: Identifying levers of change in food handling practice in the home.
David Spicer
Anthropologically speaking: Shifting from food choice to food and eating as social practices- Implications for researchers and research
Lisa Schubert, Wendy Foley
Consumers, Citizens and Food Choices - using stakeholder dialogue to inform investment and policy decisions for future food technologies
Virginia Baker, Karen Cronin, Gerald Midgley
Systematic theoretical and methodological limitations of the literature on communication strategies to influence food choice behaviour
Phil Mohr, Nadia Corsini, Donna Hughes, Belinda Wyla
UK longitudinal data on food choices: examining the impact of life events
Sally McManus, Julia Hall, Jo d'Ardenne, Caireen Roberts, Matt Barnes
Mental models of food recalls
Gulbanu Kaptan, Baruch Fischhoff

New Techniques in Survey Sampling

Estimation of the Intraclass Correlation Coefficient under Cluster Sampling with Non-response
Matthias Ganninger, Siegfried Gabler
Using administrative data to find the homeless and vulnerable: the design of a longitudinal study of housing instability in Australia
Nicole Watson
Application of 'external validity' with a calculated indicator Full paper DOC
Andrey Aleksey Veykher
Grid square based sampling
Seppo Laaksonen
A Method for Regularly Adding Samples of Recent Immigrants to Household Panel Surveys
Peter Lynn
Less Selectivity by Mixing Modes? Empirical Results from Two Germany Surveys
Corinna Kleinert, Michael Ruland

Best Practices in Teaching Qualitative Research

Best practice in teaching qualitative research methods
Claire Wagner
Teaching NVivo to a large cohort of undergraduate students
Lynne Roberts, Lauren Breen, Maxine Symes
Teaching computer assisted qualitative analysis with NVivo
Claude Julie Bourque, Sylvain Bourdon
Effectiveness of Technological Tools for Teaching QRM Online
Barbara Kawulich

The Use of Secondary Data for Teaching Research Methods

Leading the horses to water and helping them drink: upskilling arts students in quantitative methods
Martin von Randow, Gerard Anthony Cotterell, Peter Byard Davis
Using secondary data to teach quantitative methods to undergraduate and masters students
John MacInnes
Sharing Best Practice for Teaching Quants using Open Educational Resources
Jackie Carter

Coverage and Nonresponse Issues in Dual Frame RDD Telephone Surveys

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