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1st Edition

The Silent Minority
Nonrespondents In Sample Surveys

ISBN 9780429314520
Published July 9, 2019 by Routledge
232 Pages

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Book Description

This book provides characteristics of nonrespondents on sample surveys and reports on several empirical studies undertaken to test theories of survey response and nonresponsive behaviour. It presents a predictive model for survey response and evaluates attitudes about surveying.

Table of Contents

Preface -- Introduction -- Implicit Theories of Survey-Response Behaviour -- Modelling Total Response Rate -- Response Rates in an Historical and National Context -- Socio-Demographic Determinants of Response -- Response Behaviour and Involvement with Topic -- Attitudes and Actions in Response Behaviour -- Conclusions

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John Goyder