9780765624185

Advertising and Public Relations Research

by ;
  • ISBN13:

    9780765624185

  • ISBN10:

    0765624184

  • Format: Nonspecific Binding
  • Copyright: 3/15/2010
  • Publisher: Routledge

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The Used and Rental copies of this book are not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Summary

This comprehensive volume concentrates on the uses and applications of research in advertising and public relations situations. Although the authors cover the design and conduct of research in ample detail, their goal is to provide the information needed by practitioners to commission and apply research to their work problems in advertising and PR. Book jacket.

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction to Advertising and Public Relations Research
Needs for Research in Advertising and Public Relations
Research Plans
Some Research Definitions
Planning and Designing Research
Secondary Research in Advertising and Public Relations
Introduction to Secondary Research
Syndicated Research
On-Line Resources
Other Useful Resources
Primary Research in Advertising and Public Relations: Qualitative Research
Uses of Qualitative Research
How Qualitative Research Can Enhance Quantitative Research
Handling Qualitative Data
Primary Research in Advertising and Public Relations: Quantitative Research
Empirical Research: Survey Research
Sampling
Measuring Instruments
Question Wording
Interviewer Training
Obtaining Accurate Responses
Data Tabulation
Applications of Quantitative Research
Experimental Research
Experimental Approaches
Quasi-Experimental Research
Experimental Applications in Advertising and Public Relations
Primary Research in Advertising and Public Relations: Other Research
Historical and Legal Research and Critical Analysis
Advertising and Public Relations Research Data Analysis
Handling Data
Scaling Techniques
Mapping Techniques
Statistics
Statistical Analytic Tools
Practical Aspects of Advertising and Public Relations Research
Who Should Conduct the Research
Applying Research to Advertising and Public Relations Situations
The Research Report
Research Ethics
Appendix: Table of Random Numbers
About the Authors
Index
Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.

Rewards Program

Write a Review