ERIC Number: EJ638895
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Comparative Response to a Survey Executed by Post, E-mail, & Web Form.
Yun, Gi Woong
Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, v6 n1 Sep 2000
Analyzes characteristics of three survey response modes: post, e-mail, and Web site, based on data from science writers' professional use of e-mail and the Web. Finds: several important differences in response characteristics of these three groups; and no significant influences of survey mode. Suggests that using multi-mode survey techniques improved the representativeness of the sample without biasing other results. (RS)
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Electronic Mail, Evaluation Methods, Higher Education, Research Methodology, Response Rates (Questionnaires), Surveys, World Wide Web
The Annenberg School for Communication, the University of Southern California. Full text at: http://www.ascusc.org/jcmc/vol6/issue1/yun.html.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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