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In this module you will have the opportunity to explore the frequency of different types of residential moves carried out... see more

This module is designed to illustrate differences in family and household composition patterns for different groups based... see more

This module is designed to illustrate the effects of selection bias on the observed relationship between premarital... see more

You most likely learned in your Introduction to Sociology, Social Problems, and Family classes that traditional... see more

Berk (1985) proposed that the family is a "gender factory"; that is, families are social institutions in which ideas... see more

For this assignment we will explore the impact of gender and race on the earnings of full-time workers in 2000. The... see more

This dataset, created by Mary Rouncefield of Chester College, contains a number of variables like birth rate, death rate,... see more

This module, created by Kathy Rowell of Sinclair Community College, provides an activity were students will attempt to... see more

This module, created by Jeff Leiter of North Carolina State University, explores what people earn from their jobs. People... see more

We've argued that societal stratification is "both a condition and a process" (Kerckhoff, 2000). The former captures what... see more

This site, created by George Mason University and the Center for Media and Public Affairs, presents many articles on... see more

This site provides links to tests and quizzes for the Statistics and Data Analysis for Public Policy and Sociology course... see more

This website, created by, is a statistical database, which allows you to research and compare different... see more

In this assignment you will use U.S. census data to get an overview of housing patterns (ownership and types of housing)... see more

The sociologist, Melvin Kohn, argued that people's locations in social structures, particularly the occupational... see more

This page, created by Mark Plonsky of the University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point, gives a description of correlation,... see more

This journal article, created by Gerd Gigerenzer and Peter Sedlmeier, respectively of the Max Planck Institute for Human... see more

Authored by Laura Little of the University of Washington, this tutorial exposes students to conducting multiple... see more

Created by authors Mike Lestik, Scott Plous and Geoffrey Urbaniak of the Social Psychology Network, this "Research... see more

Validation of psychological tests has not yet been adequately conceptualized, as the APA Committee on Psychological Tests... see more

Created by David Howell of the University of Vermont, this lesson describes bootstrapping in the context of a statistics... see more

People have erroneous intuitions about the laws of chance. In particular, they regard a sample randomly drawn from a... see more

This site, created by David Howell of the University of Vermont, gives the outlines and shows the lessons for psychology... see more

This site contains materials for a college level undergraduate statistics course. The approach places emphasis on... see more