written disscussion

Project Description:

social desirability refers to the tendency for people to answer survey questions in the way that they feel is most socially appropriate and is not based on how they actually behave.

for example if we were to ask a random sample of teenagers how often they smoke marijuna-some teens will underexaggerate out of fear they will be punished, and some might overexaggerate to appear cooler to their peers. the fact that few would be answering honestly would be an example of social desirability.

how much of an impact do you feel social desirabilty might have on the reliability and validity of research into criminal justice? do you feel this impact is greatest for online, telephonic, or face to face survey techniques?


this task is no more than 1 page
Skills Required:
Project Stats:

Price Type: Fixed

Project Budget: $0 to $10
Completed
Total Proposals: 12
1 Current viewersl
104 Total views
Project posted by:

Proposals

Proposals Reputation Price offered
  • 4.9
    131 Jobs 66 Reviews
    $12 in 2 Days
  • 4.9
    126 Jobs 76 Reviews
    $10 in 1 Day
  • 4.7
    232 Jobs 154 Reviews
    $10 in 1 Day
  • 4.6
    103 Jobs 52 Reviews
    $10 in 24 Hours
  • 4.9
    2061 Jobs 1029 Reviews
    $10 in 1 Day
  • 4.8
    290 Jobs 208 Reviews
    $8 in 1 Day
  • 4.9
    510 Jobs 279 Reviews
    $10 in 12 Hours
  • 4.9
    293 Jobs 128 Reviews
    $10 in 1 Day
  • 4.9
    796 Jobs 311 Reviews
    $5 in 1 Day
  • 4.9
    1287 Jobs 660 Reviews
    $10 in 12 Hours