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Determining Sample Size: Balancing Power, Precision, and Practicality

Patrick Dattalo

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195315493
eISBN:
9780199865475
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195315493.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

Sample size determination is an important and often difficult step in planning an empirical study. From a statistical perspective, sample size depends on the following factors: type of analysis to be ... More


Advanced Topics

Natasha K. Bowen and Shenyang Guo

in Structural Equation Modeling

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195367621
eISBN:
9780199918256
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195367621.003.0007
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter discusses three advanced structural equation modeling topics: how to conduct a power analysis for SEM; how to prevent and solve problems of underidentification; and how to conduct a ... More


Basic Terms and Concepts

Patrick Dattalo

in Determining Sample Size: Balancing Power, Precision, and Practicality

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195315493
eISBN:
9780199865475
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195315493.003.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter defines important terms and concepts. It a familiarity with issues related to the appropriate application of each statistical procedure in terms of assumptions and purpose. The chapter ... More


Analyzing Power

David A. Baldwin

in Power and International Relations: A Conceptual Approach

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691170381
eISBN:
9781400881000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691170381.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Despite the impressive amount of scholarly attention devoted to power analysis since World War II—and partially because of it—a number of questions remain unsettled or problematic. This chapter ... More


Prophetic-Liberative Practices and Oppression

Larry L. Rasmussen

in Earth-honoring Faith: Religious Ethics in a New Key

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199917006
eISBN:
9780199980314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917006.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Theology

The heart of prophetic/liberative religious traditions is justice-centered faith. Its key is shared power. Both express a thirst for life. With justice for creation viewed as the center of religious ... More


Power and power analysis

Marjorie Mayo

in Community-based Learning and Social Movements: Popular Education in a Populist Age

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447343257
eISBN:
9781447343301
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447343257.003.0007
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This chapter starts by exploring different approaches to the notion of power. This sets the context for considering the tools that communities and social movements can apply, in order to understand ... More


Power Analysis and International Relations

David A. Baldwin

in Power and International Relations: A Conceptual Approach

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691170381
eISBN:
9781400881000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691170381.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter is divided into two parts. The first is an intellectual history of the treatment of the concept of power in the international relations literature in America from World War I until the ... More


Power Lies at the Heart of Change

Duncan Green

in How Change Happens

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198785392
eISBN:
9780191833236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785392.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Public and Welfare

This chapter analyses the forms of power at play in efforts to achieve change. Empowerment, the driving force behind Amartya Sen’s definition of development, is one of the most ubiquitous buzzwords ... More


Conclusion

David A. Baldwin

in Power and International Relations: A Conceptual Approach

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691170381
eISBN:
9781400881000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691170381.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The preceding chapters examined power analysis as a tool of social science and the concept of power in international relations theory from both historical and analytic perspectives. This chapter ... More


Realism

David A. Baldwin

in Power and International Relations: A Conceptual Approach

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691170381
eISBN:
9781400881000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691170381.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Although most theories of international relations take account of “power,” none emphasizes it as much as realism. Power is often described as central to realist theories—realism's core concept. This ... More


From Theory to Experiments

Zhong-Lin Lu and Barbara Dosher

in Visual Psychophysics: From Laboratory to Theory

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780262019453
eISBN:
9780262314930
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262019453.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Vision

A theory is a set of principles that explains the functioning of a system. From this set of theoretical principles, the experimenter must decide which aspects of the behavior of the system will be ... More


Constructivism

David A. Baldwin

in Power and International Relations: A Conceptual Approach

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691170381
eISBN:
9781400881000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691170381.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter discusses the constructivist approach to the study of power in international relations. It argues that far from serving as a battleground for the dueling forces of constructivism and ... More


Neoliberalism

David A. Baldwin

in Power and International Relations: A Conceptual Approach

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691170381
eISBN:
9781400881000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691170381.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Neoliberalism is not a logically coherent theory but rather a loosely related set of ideas criticizing the neorealist (and realist) treatment of actor designation, institutions, cooperation, ... More


A Power and Systems Approach to Making Change Happen

Duncan Green

in How Change Happens

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198785392
eISBN:
9780191833236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785392.003.0015
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Public and Welfare

This chapter offers a theoretical sketch of the nature and dynamics of change as portrayed so far in this book. This is a methodology of sorts, which this chapter refers to as a ‘power and systems ... More


Nodal Governance

Marc Schuilenburg

in The Securitization of Society: Crime, Risk, and Social Order

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479854219
eISBN:
9781479881956
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479854219.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter examines the major changes that have taken place in security management since the 1980s. It does so on the basis of the most current and up-to-date criminological theory on the topic, ... More


Writing Loops and Functions in R

Justin C. Touchon

in Applied Statistics with R: A Practical Guide for the Life Sciences

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198869979
eISBN:
9780191905537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198869979.003.0010
Subject:
Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies, Ecology

Learning how to write your own functions can seem like a daunting task, but Chapter 10 demystifies this process and teaches readers how to think about when and why this is an important thing to do. ... More


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