Study Site for Perspectives in Social Research Methods and Analysis
A Reader for Sociology
Howard Lune, Enrique S. Pumar, and Ross Koppel

Introduction to the Web-Based Study Site

This Web-based student study site is intended to enhance students' understanding of Perspectives in Social Research Methods and Analysis by Howard Lune, Enrique S. Pumar and Ross Koppel. Please note that all the materials on this site are especially geared toward maximizing the potential for students to learn and enhance class discussion.

The Web-Based student study site contains recommended Web sites, journal articles, discussion questions, and more.

Chapter Resources

Discussion Questions

In addition to the discussion questions from each chapter in the book, additional questions have been included for further review and as a tool to facilitate student participation

In The News

Links to selections in leading news sources that have a “real world” link to topics in the book. These selections will be updated several times a year.

Web Resources

Includes live links to the web resources found at the end of each chapter in the book.

General Resources

Further Readings

Includes journal articles organized by topic that are related to the readings found throughout the book.


Should any issues arise with the Web-based student study site, please feel free to let us know using the contact information provided.

Used together, these resources should create a comprehensive study package for students to supplement their learning of Perspectives in Social Research Methods and Analysis.