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Author Fowler, Floyd J., author

Title Standardized survey interviewing ; minimizing interviewer-related error / Floyd J. Fowler, Jr. and Thomas W. Mangione
Published Newbury Park, Calif. : Sage Publications, [1990]
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Description 1 online resource (151 pages)
Series Applied social research methods series ; v. 18
Applied social research methods series ; v. 18
Contents What is a standardized survey interview? -- What is interviewer-related error? -- Standardized interviewing techniques -- Establishing the context for standardized interviews -- The role of question design in standardized interviewing -- Interviewer selection and interviewer-related error -- Training interviewers -- Interviewer supervision -- How to reduce interviewer-related error in surveys
Summary A practical guide to producing standardized, and reliable, interviews, this volume represents a blending of social science theories of interviewing dynamics, the authors' own extensive research on interview-related error and research evidence from other prominent methodologists
Analysis Social sciences Research Interviews
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-147) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Interviewing.
Social sciences -- Research.
Social surveys.
Interviews as Topic.
Form Electronic book
Author Mangione, Thomas W., author
ISBN 9781412985925 (ebook)
1412985927 (ebook)