ERIC Number: ED147325
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
An Interviewer's Basic Handbook.
This brief guide to interview training in survey research is designed for persons without previous training or experience in interviewing. Basic techniques of interviewing are presented in such a manner as to facilitate the training of persons with varying educational and socioeconomic backgrounds. Topics include: the interviewer's role in the survey, obtaining the interview, introducing the interview, choosing the place for the interview, handling refusals, asking the questions, recording the answers, closing the interview, and handling special problems. A brief bibliography and a glossary of interviewing terms are appended. (Author/MV)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio Valley Regional Medical Program, Lexington, KY.