Data Collection

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Abstract

This chapter has discussed the necessity of collecting data, types of data, several data collection methods, resources required for and timeliness in data collection, ethical considerations, impediments and strategies to ensure a high quality and accurate data collection.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEncyclopedia Of Measurement and Statistics. Volume 1
EditorsNeil J Salkind
Place of PublicationCalifornia, the USA
PublisherSAGE Publications Ltd
Pages219-225
Number of pages7
Edition1
ISBN (Print)9781412916110
Publication statusPublished - 2007

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    Manohar, P. (2007). Data Collection. In N. J. Salkind (Ed.), Encyclopedia Of Measurement and Statistics. Volume 1 (1 ed., pp. 219-225). [D Alphabetical entry] SAGE Publications Ltd.