Survey Readings

2014.09.10

  • Dillman Ch2
  • Maner, J. K. (2014) Let’s put our money where our mouth is: If authors are to change their ways, reviewers (and editors) must change with them. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 343-351.
  • John, L. K., Loewenstein, G., Prelec, D. (2012). Measuring the Prevalence of Questionable Research Practices With Incentives for Truth Telling. Psychological Science, 23, 524-532.
  • Simmons, J. P., Nelson, L. D. Simonsohn, U. (2011). Measuring the Prevalence of Questionable Research Practices With Incentives for Truth Telling. Psychological Science, DOI: 10.1177/0956797611417632.
  • Maronick, T. (2011). Pitting the Mall Against the Internet In Advertising-Research Completion Internet Panels Are More Popular. Are They More Effective? Journal of Advertising Research, March, 321-331.
  • Strabac, Z. & Aalberg, T. (2011). Measuring Political Knowledge in Telephone and Web Surveys: A Cross-National Comparison. Social Science Computer Review, 29, 175-192.
  • Smyth J. D. & Pearson, J. E. (2010). Internet survey methods: A review of strengths, weaknesses, and innovations. In Das, Ester, & Kaczmirek (Eds.) Social and behavioral research and the Internet: Advances in applied methods and research strategies.

2014.09.17

  • Sudman, Ch. 1-5
  • Schwarz, N., & Oyersman, D. (2001). Asking question about behavior: Cognition, communication, and questionnaire construction. American Journal of Evaluation, 22, 127-160.

2014.09.24

  • Sudman, Ch. 6-11

2014.10.01

  • Dillman, Ch. 3.; Dillman & Bowker, The Web Questionnaire Challenge to Survey Methodologists.
  • Borgers, N., Hox, J., & Sikkel, D. (2004). Response effects in surveys on children and adolescents: The effect of number of response options, negative wording, and neutral mid-point. Quality & Quantity, 38, 17-33.
  • Rattray, J. & Jones, M. C. (2007). Essential elements of questionnaire design and development. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 16, 234-243.
  • Sanchez, M. E. (1992) Effects of questionnaire design on the quality of survey data. Public Opinion Quarterly, 56, 206-217.

2014.10.08

2014.10.15

  • Bohannon, J. (2011) Social science for pennies. Science, 334, 307.
  • Buhrmester, M., Kwang, T., & Gosling, S. D. (2011). Amazon’s Mechanical Turk : A New Source of Inexpensive, Yet High-Quality, Data? Perspectives on Psychological Science, 6, 3-5.
  • Shine, B. & Dulisse., B. (2012). Does paying more mean getting a better product: Comparison of modes of survey administration. In L. Gideon (ed.), Handbook of Survey Methodology for Social Sciences (pp. 361-373).