Exploring Marketing Research

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  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1999-09-24
  • Publisher: South-Western College Pub
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This comprehensive, practical, and extremely student-friendly market leader offers the most up-to-date coverage of the current marketing research issues available. Intended primarily for undergraduates, this best-seller emphasizes such important issues as total quality management and global marketing research, integrating both topics throughout the text.

Table of Contents

The Role of Marketing Research
Information Systems and Knowledge Management
The Marketing Research Process
The Human Side of Marketing Research: Organizational and Ethical Issues
Beginning Stages of the Research Process
Problem Definition: Jump-Starting the Research Process
Qualitative Research Tools
Secondary Data Research In a Digital Age
Research Designs for Collecting Primary Data
Survey Research: An Overview
Survey Research: Basic Methods of Communication with Respondents
Experimental Research: An Overview
Test Markets and Experimental Design
Measurement Concepts
Attitude Measurement
Questionnaire Design
Question Wording and Measurement Scales for Commonly Researched Topics
Sampling and Fieldwork
Sampling Designs and Sampling Procedures
Determination of Sample Size: A Review of Statistical Theory
Data Analysis and Presentation
Editing and Coding: Transforming Raw Data into Information
Basic Data Analysis: Descriptive Statistics
Univariate Statistical Analysis
Bivariate Statistical Analysis: Differences Between Two Variables
Manual Calculations of an F Statistic
Anova for Complex Experimental Designs
Bivarate Statistical Analysis: Measures of Association
Arithmetic Behind OLS
Introducing Multivariate Statistical Analysis
Getting Factor Results with SAS or SPSS
Communicating Research Results: Research Report, Oral Presentation, and Research Follow-Up
Comprehensive Cases with Computerized Databases
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