ERIC Number: EJ579026
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Recruiting Research Participants: A Comparison of the Costs and Effectiveness of Five Recruitment Strategies.
Patrick, Julie Hicks; Pruchno, Rachel A.; Rose, Miriam S.
Gerontologist, v38 n3 p295-302 Jun 1998
Compares the costs and effectiveness of different recruitment strategies when a large and racially representative sample is needed, but specific requirements limit eligibility. Discusses common methods of social research recruitment, and evaluates five nonprobability sampling strategies. Discusses sample development when stratification is required. (Author/EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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