SCIENCE 366 QUESTIONS
and explain the main functions of theory in social research
2) What is the
relationship between theory and research? Explain your answer using one example
from the readings
causality and its applicability to social science research
4) Discuss the
criteria for nomothetic causality
5) Discuss the
obstacles in the search for nomothetic causality. Illustrate your answer with
6) Many people
believe science to be an infallible enterprise. Discuss the merits and fallacy
of this belie
four of the following questions .
and define the three elements of the traditional model of science.
the difference between the idiographic and nomothetic models of explanation and
the relevance of each to social science
anonymity from confidentiality and provide examples of how each can be
protected during research.
10)List, explain, and provide
examples of five common errors in human inquiry.
define and give examples of the four factors limiting a respondents
reliability and discuss how each of these factors may be controlled.
define the five ethical principles and describe their impact on the practice of