Rural sociologists and other rural social scientists have been and continue to be in the forefront of advances in methods for collecting and analyzing high quality social science data. While much of this work is embedded within substantive studies, the focus of this issue is on highlighting lessons learned so that other researchers can incorporate these ideas into the design and conduct of their studies.
Israel, Glenn. 2016. "Advances in Survey and Data Analysis Methods for Rural Social Scientists: An Introduction." Journal of Rural Social Sciences, 31(3): Article 1. Available at: https://egrove.olemiss.edu/jrss/vol31/iss3/1