ERIC Number: ED103986
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: N/A
A Primer for Community Research.
Levy, Clifford V.
This booklet is intended to serve as a step-by-step layman's guide to conducting a community survey, tabulating the findings of the survey, and presenting a final report of the survey findings. It is written in simple nontechnical language and contains numerous examples of various survey forms and procedures. Among the major topics discussed are: planning the survey, selecting the sample, writing the questionnaire, training interviewers, editing and validating the questionnaire, tabulating the findings, and writing and presenting the report. Also included is a glossary of significant terms used throughout the booklet. (JG)
Descriptors: Community Surveys, Data Collection, Field Interviews, Glossaries, Questionnaires, Research Methodology, Research Reports, Research Skills, Sampling, Surveys
Far West Research, Inc., 166 Geary Street, San Francisco, California 94108 ($5.50)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Far West Research, Inc., San Francisco, CA.