The Silent Minority: Nonrespondents In Sample Surveys, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

The Silent Minority

Nonrespondents In Sample Surveys, 1st Edition

By John Goyder

Routledge

232 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Hardback: 9780367295776
pub: 2019-10-02
$149.95
x
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429314520
pub: 2019-07-09
from $24.98


FREE Standard Shipping!

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

About the Author

John Goyder

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General