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Methods and concepts of social research in a rural developing society

Siegfried Pausewang

Methods and concepts of social research in a rural developing society

a critical appraisal based on experience in Ethiopia.

by Siegfried Pausewang

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Published by Weltforum Verlag in München .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ethiopia,
  • Ethiopia.
    • Subjects:
    • Social surveys -- Ethiopia.,
    • Ethiopia -- Rural conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesAfrika-Studien,, Nr. 80
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN29 .P33
      The Physical Object
      Pagination214 p.
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5435975M
      ISBN 103803900778
      LC Control Number73084224

      So properly evaluating research is important when studying sociology. Much accurate information is available, but so is much inaccurate information. Poorly conducted or poorly designed research tends to fuel society's misconceptions about social topics. Rural sociology focuses on how rural people and communities are socially, culturally, politically, and economically organized. As a discipline, it has a distinct body of knowledge, specific.

      research in social organization as factor influencing rural economic growth in developing society in the context of rapid changes of XXI century. Our approach is rooted in modernization theory (Inglehart and Baker, ). We analyze rural social organization basing on theoretical distinction. Rural Society. The meaning of rural. Social change in rural society. Contemporary rural-urban comparisons. BIBLIOGRAPHY. The scientific study of rural society as a specialized area of sociology is a development of the twentieth century and prior to World War II had its growth principally in the United such study has developed institutional support in many countries.

      “Qualitative Social Research for Rural Development Studies” Andreas Neef Different uses of ‘similar’ methods Method Quantitative research Qualitative research Observation Preliminary work, e.g. prior to developing questionnaire Fundamental to understanding a different culture Textual analysis Content analysis, i.e. counting in terms of. Social case work is one of the methods of social work which is being practiced by social workers across the globe. It is one of the primary methods that enable the social functioning of individuals. 1 Assistant professor at Parul Institute of Management, Research Scholar, The M. S. University of Baroda.


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