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Doing Urban Research



June 1993 | 115 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
What is the current spatial form and structure of our urban environment, and how can we study the factors and forces that account for the specific structure of urban space, its social and political processes, population distribution and land use? Addressing these and other issues, the authors highlight specific research questions and the ways in which they can be approached by offering a framework for considering the various ways in which to do urban research. Covering such topics as how to choose a research design, secondary research methods for data collection and how to enhance research utilization, the authors demonstrate ways to pair research questions with specific levels of analysis, such as neighbourhood, city or national level.
 
The Nature of Applied Urban Research
 
The Urban Setting
Levels of Analysis  
 
Preparing for Applied Urban Research
 
Research Design
 
Data Collection in the Urban Setting
 
Reporting Your Research
 
Prospectus for Applied Urban Research

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ISBN: 9780803939899
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