• cohort
  • A natural progression has been suggested from cheap cross-sectional studies of routinely collected data which suggest hypotheses, to case-control studies testing them more specifically, then to cohort studies and trials which cost much more and take much longer, but may give stronger evidence. (wikipedia.org)
  • Comparative
  • Unlike comparative studies, which examines similar characteristics of a few societies, cross-cultural studies uses a sufficiently large sample so that statistical analysis can be made to show relationships or lack of relationships between the traits in question. (wikipedia.org)
  • Comparative cultural studies Cross-cultural Cross-cultural capital Cross-cultural communication Cross-cultural psychiatry Cross-cultural psychology Cultural bias Cultural relativism Ethnocentrism Human Relations Area Files Kluckhohn and Strodtbeck's values orientation theory Standard cross-cultural sample Avner Ben-Zaken, "From "Incommensurability of Cultures" to Mutually Embraced Zones" in Cross-Cultural Scientific Exchanges In the Eastern Mediterranean 1560-1660 (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010)], pp. 163-167. (wikipedia.org)
  • HRAF also sponsors and edits the quarterly journal, Cross-Cultural Research: The Journal of Comparative Social Science, and organizes and edits encyclopedias. (wikipedia.org)
  • whereas
  • In medical research, cross-sectional studies differ from case-control studies in that they aim to provide data on the entire population under study, whereas case-control studies typically include only individuals with a specific characteristic, with a sample, often a tiny minority, of the rest of the population. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • NRCCTE researchers drew on the Center's portfolio of research studies on POS to address implementation barriers related to (1) career guidance and counseling and (2) business, community, and postsecondary partnerships identified by states. (nrccte.org)
  • 1998. Cross-Cultural Research. (wikipedia.org)
  • de Munck V. Cultural Units in Cross-Cultural Research // Ethnology 39/4 (2000): 335-348. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cross-Cultural Research Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology World Cultures Structure and Dynamics eJournal of the Anthropological and Related Sciences Transtext(e)sTranscultures: Trilingual Journal of Global Cultural Studies Social Evolution & History Society for Cross-Cultural Research Institut d'├ętudes Transtextuelles et Transculturelles (IETT), Institute for Transtextual and Transcultural Studies, Lyons, France. (wikipedia.org)
  • For decades, cross-sectional studies were the mainstay of social science research. (coursera.org)
  • Use of PhenX measures facilitates combining data from a variety of studies, and makes it easy for investigators to expand a study design beyond the primary research focus. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 1970s and 1980s, research began focusing on the impact of children's behavior on relationships, which influenced the study of the effectiveness of teaching children social skills that are age, gender, and context specific. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other researchers, interested in this new research study, analyzed Thurstone's data, discovering that those that scored high in one category often did well in the others. (wikipedia.org)
  • ITT analysis is intended to avoid various misleading artifacts that can arise in intervention research such as non-random attrition of participants from the study or crossover. (wikipedia.org)
  • describe
  • Simply put, it is a study that aims to describe the relationship between diseases (or other health-related states) and other factors of interest as they exist in a specified population at a particular time, without regard for what may have preceded or precipitated the health status found at the time of the study. (encyclopedia.com)
  • behavior
  • For instance, a single cross-sectional study may include questions about smoking behavior, occupational exposure to dusts and fumes, respiratory symptoms (cough, breathlessness), and physical examinations of physical fitness - including simple tests of lung function. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Such a study would throw some light on the relationship of both occupational exposures and smoking behavior to respiratory symptoms and respiratory function. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Examining influences on scientific and ethological inquiries", Interpretation and explanation in the study of animal behavior, Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, pp. 56-73. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Institute of Human Relations had sponsored HRAF's precursor, the Cross-Cultural Survey (see George Peter Murdock), as part of an effort to develop an integrated science of human behavior and culture. (wikipedia.org)
  • economics
  • In economics, cross-sectional studies typically involve the use of cross-sectional regression, in order to sort out the existence and magnitude of causal effects of one or more independent variables upon a dependent variable of interest at a given point in time. (wikipedia.org)
  • While students are chosen by the quality of their school studies and their extracurricular activities for some courses like economics, other departments such as physics, informatics and meteorology do not preselect for their courses, with the view that students will be subject to natural selection during courses. (wikipedia.org)
  • Units
  • ACTh students enrolled in a Master's degree by coursework may be permitted to complete up to two units of study in the Moore College MA (Theology). (edu.au)
  • ITT is also simpler than other forms of study design and analysis because it does not require observation of compliance status for units assigned to different treatments or incorporation of compliance into the analysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Journal
  • Together with Douglas R. White, he developed the widely used Standard Cross-Cultural Sample, currently maintained by the open access electronic journal World Cultures. (wikipedia.org)
  • Happiness and Sex Difference in Life Expectancy ," Journal of Happiness Studies , Springer, vol. 13(5), pages 947-967, October. (repec.org)
  • Journal of Consciousness Studies, 12, 3-30. (wikipedia.org)
  • Literature
  • This paper complements the burgeoning literature on country-specific studies of happiness by taking a global look at happiness and its determinants. (repec.org)
  • area
  • Significant proportion of unintended pregnancy is found in the study area. (hindawi.com)
  • The Toolkit can be particularly helpful when an investigator wants to expand a study to include measures that are outside his or her primary area of expertise. (wikipedia.org)
  • The region encompasses the towns of Kalgoorlie, Boulder, Coolgardie, Kambalda, Southern Cross and other smaller settlements within this area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Part 6, Youanmi - Leonora study area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Part 11, Boorabbin - Southern Cross study area. (wikipedia.org)
  • data
  • Cross-sectional studies involve data collected at a defined time. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cross-sectional studies may involve special data collection, including questions about the past, but they often rely on data originally collected for other purposes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The use of routinely collected data allows large cross-sectional studies to be made at little or no expense. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cross-sectional studies using data originally collected for other purposes are often unable to include data on confounding factors, other variables that affect the relationship between the putative cause and effect. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most case-control studies collect specifically designed data on all participants, including data fields designed to allow the hypothesis of interest to be tested. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cross-sectional studies can contain individual-level data (one record per individual, for example, in national health surveys). (wikipedia.org)
  • We study the determinants of employment and wages in the public sector, using a new set of panel data for 34 LDCs and 21 OECD countries from 1972-992, by estimating equations suggested by an efficiency wage model. (repec.org)
  • work
  • Once the student registers for and begins their work on the thesis, the form "Chit Notification" should be completed and submitted to the Office of the Dean of Graduate Studies. (smu.ca)
  • Volunteer work and domain satisfactions: Evidence from Italy ," Discussion Papers 6_2010, D.E.S. (Department of Economic Studies), University of Naples "Parthenope", Italy. (repec.org)
  • PhenX protocols are available as REDCap Instrument Zip files, and work is underway to map PhenX variables to all studies in dbGaP. (wikipedia.org)
  • The university allows a broad band of education with the possibility of cross studies and work. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to his work in operas, Cross has worked as a recitalist and a concert soloist, notably appearing in concerts with several major symphony orchestras, including the Philadelphia Orchestra, the San Francisco Symphony, the Seattle Symphony, and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra among others. (wikipedia.org)
  • form
  • Cross-cultural studies is the third form of cross-cultural comparisons. (wikipedia.org)
  • The form for "appointment of thesis supervisor (external)" must be filed with the Office of the Dean of Graduate Studies at MSVU. (smu.ca)
  • The Dean of Graduate Studies' office will confirm that the "appointment of thesis supervisor (external)" form is on file and everything is in order. (smu.ca)
  • KAP surveys are a good example of a tried and tested form of cross-sectional study. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The U.S. National Health Surveys are a form of cross-sectional study. (encyclopedia.com)
  • survey
  • In a cross-sectional survey, a specific group is looked at to see if an activity, say alcohol consumption, is related to the health effect being investigated, say cirrhosis of the liver. (wikipedia.org)
  • Community based cross-sectional study and questionnaire developed from Ethiopian demographic health survey 2011. (hindawi.com)
  • Assessing vaccination coverage in infants, survey studies versus the Flemish immunisation register: achieving the best of both worlds," Vaccine , vol. 32, no. 3, pp. 345-349, 2014. (hindawi.com)
  • analysis
  • Fiscal Decentralization and Public Sector Employment: A Cross-Country Analysis ," International Center for Public Policy Working Paper Series, at AYSPS, GSU paper0903, International Center for Public Policy, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University. (repec.org)
  • The new "Register Your Study" feature allows registered users to share their study with other registered users or find other studies using the same protocols and identify opportunities for cross-study analysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • allowed to finish their studies
  • Students already enrolled for a diplom degree when the transition began were allowed to finish their studies, but new students are only allowed to apply for a bachelor or master's degree. (wikipedia.org)
  • Students working towards a diplom degree were allowed to finish their studies while new students could apply for a bachelor's or master's degree. (wikipedia.org)
  • take
  • In Cross-Cultural Scientific Exchanges in the Eastern Mediterranean 1560-1660 Avner Ben-Zaken has argued that cross-cultural exchanges take place at a cultural hazy locus where the margins of one culture overlaps the other, creating a "mutually embraced zone" where exchanges take place on mundane ways. (wikipedia.org)
  • International students who would like to take cross institutional studies at Moore College should first check their student visa conditions. (edu.au)
  • surveys
  • Cross-sectional studies, also known as surveys, are a useful way to gather information on important health-related aspects of people's knowledge, attitudes, and practices (such studies are known as "KAP" surveys). (encyclopedia.com)
  • students
  • It maintains the Border People web portal, which is designed to provide practical information for cross-border workers and students on the island of Ireland as well as those crossing the border to live in the other jurisdiction. (wikipedia.org)
  • International study opportunities for students. (edu.au)
  • provide
  • In this table, over a span of 10 years, from 1990 to 2000, 7 overlapping cohorts with different starting ages could be studied to provide information on the whole span of development from ages 20 to 60. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • More recently however, another sample of the writing was discovered in the inscriptions on a bronze processional cross found at Herat (in present-day Afghanistan). (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Examples of gauge R&R studies can be found in part 1 of Czitrom & Spagon. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • The first is comparison of case studies, the second is controlled comparison among variants of a common derivation,[clarification needed] and the third is comparison within a sample of cases. (wikipedia.org)
  • By the end of this week, you should understand the differences between the most common types of study, and have some sense of the settings in which each is most relevant. (coursera.org)
  • In one common crossed study, 10 parts might each be measured two times by two different operators. (wikipedia.org)
  • Program
  • After joining Wesleyan University in 2000 as an assistant professor, she became chair of the philosophy department in 2010, professor in the feminist, gender and sexuality studies program in 2011, and the William Griffin Professor of Philosophy in 2015. (wikipedia.org)
  • She also co-coordinates Wesleyan animal studies, a summer fellowship program. (wikipedia.org)
  • cause and ef
  • Special emphasis is given to explaining the challenges that social scientists face in drawing conclusions about cause and effect from their studies, and offers an overview of the approaches that are used to overcome these challenges. (coursera.org)
  • known
  • This thought-provoking study belongs to the genre known as humanistic gerontology and it explores the attitudes toward aging as expressed by society. (platekompaniet.no)
  • Education
  • He is one of the co-chairs for the Alaska Native Studies Council and serves on the University of Alaska Teacher Education Council. (uaf.edu)
  • International
  • Richard Cross (born December 7, 1935, Faribault, Minnesota) is an American bass-baritone who had an active international opera career from the late 1950s through the 1990s. (wikipedia.org)
  • tend
  • For example, if people who have a more refractory or serious problem tend to drop out of a study at a higher rate, even a completely ineffective treatment may appear to be providing benefits if one merely compares the condition before and after the treatment for only those who finish the study (ignoring those who were enrolled originally, but have since been excluded or dropped out). (wikipedia.org)
  • researchers
  • The collections are primarily organized by major geographical region, and then by culture or archaeological tradition, so researchers can access information about particular cultures, particular regions of the world, or do a worldwide or regional cross-cultural comparison. (wikipedia.org)
  • Society
  • Lori Gruen is the William Griffin Professor of Philosophy, and Professor of Feminist, Gender and Sexuality Studies and Science in Society, at Wesleyan University. (wikipedia.org)
  • courses
  • BPP Professional Eduction in London, King's Cross provides professional courses in finance and accountancy. (bpp.com)