Student Resources

This site is intended to enhance your use of Research Methods in Practice: Strategies for Description and Causation by Dahlia K. Remler and Gregg G. Van Ryzin. Please note that all the materials on this site are especially geared toward maximizing your understanding of the material.

Quizzes: Flexible self-quizzes allow you to practice the concepts from each chapter.

eFlashcards: These study tools reinforce your understanding of key terms and concepts that have been outlined in the chapters.

Video Links: Carefully selected, web-based video resources feature relevant interviews, lectures, personal stories, inquiries, and other content for use in independent or classroom-based explorations of key topics.

Web Resources: These links to relevant websites direct you to additional resources for further research on important chapter topics. 

Web Exercises direct you to useful and current web resources, along with creative activities to extend and reinforce learning or allow for further research on important chapter topics. 

Journal Articles: A “Learning From SAGE Journal Articles” feature provides access to recent, relevant full-text articles from SAGE’s leading research journals. Each article supports and expands on the concepts presented in the chapter. This feature also provides discussion questions to focus and guide student interpretation.


We gratefully acknowledge Dahlia K. Remler and Gregg G. Van Ryzin for writing an excellent text and for reviewing the assets on this site. Special thanks are also due to Daniel Baracskay at Valdosta State University for creating the materials on this site.