Marketing Research: An Applied Orientation presents a comprehensive look at both the principles and practices of marketing research with balanced coverage of qualitative and quantitative material. Written from the perspective of marketing research users, the Second Edition reflects current trends in international marketing, ethics, and the integration of microcomputers and mainframes. It strives to build on the enormous success of the first edition by being even more current, contemporary, illustrative and user-friendly.
A text for undergraduates and graduate students, reflecting current trends in international marketing, ethics, and the integration of microcomputers and mainframes into the field. Organization of material is based on a six-step framework for conducting marketing research, with sections on research design; field work; data preparation and analysis; and preparing reports. Features chapter summaries, problems and computer exercises, and mnemonic acronyms. This second edition includes new computer applications and updated examples and cases. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)