Asking questions : the definitive guide to questionnaire design : for market research, political polls, and social and health questionnaires / Norman M. Bradburn, Seymour Sudman, Brian Wansink
- The social context of question asking -- Asking nonthreatening questions about behavior -- Asking threatening questions about behavior -- Asking questions about attitudes and behavioral intentions -- Asking and recording open-ended and closed-ended questions -- Asking questions that measure knowledge -- Asking questions that evaluate performance -- Asking psychographics questions -- Asking standard demographic questions -- Organizing and designing questionnaires -- Questionnaires from start to finish -- Asking question FAQs.
- "Since it was first published more than twenty-five years ago, Asking Questions has become a classic guide for designing questionnaires - the most widely used method for collecting information about people's attitudes and behavior. An essential tool for market researchers, advertisers, pollsters, and social scientists, this thoroughly updated and definitive work combines time-proven techniques with the most current research, findings, and methods. The book presents a cognitive approach to questionnaire design and includes timely information on the Internet and electronic resources. Comprehensive and concise, Asking Questions can be used to design questionnaires for any subject area, whether administered by telephone, online, mail, in groups, or face-to-face. The book describes the design process from start to finish and is filled with illustrative examples from actual surveys."--BOOK JACKET.
- 0787970883 (alk. paper)
9780787970888 (alk. paper)
- Earlier ed. by Sudman and Bradburn with Sudman named first.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-346) and index.
- Source of Acquisition:
- Harrisburg copy: Purchased with funds from the Library of the Future Campaign; 20056.
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