The Effect of Water Fluoridation and Social Inequalities of Dental Caries in 5-year Old Children Assignment, Sociology
“The Effect of Water Fluoridation and Social Inequalities of Dental Caries in 5-year Old Children.” Deadline: 2014-07-11 1:50 PM Project description
Same assignment type as my ORDER ID: 1102829 so same writer would be preferred, thanks! Introduction to Sociology Research Article Analysis #2 Name: Alissa Stueve Instructions: Read the article posted on D2L titled “The Effect of Water Fluoridation and Social Inequalities of Dental Caries in 5-year Old Children.” After reading the article answer the following questions. (Be specific!) 1. What is the problem or issue discussed by the authors? (2 pts) 2. List ten research articles (list title and author) that are used in the literature review. (2 pts) I.
X. 3. What is the authors’ hypothesis? (This will take some effort because it is not blatantly obvious.) (4 pts) What is the independent variable? What is the dependent variable? What research design did the authors use? Discuss their design in depth: (3 pts) 4. What were the “census indicators of material deprivation” cited by the authors? (4 pts) 5. Toward the end of the article, the authors discuss issues of validity. Discuss the three “confounding variables” and why they might cause validity issues (4 pts). 6. What was the authors’ conclusion? (1 pt) Works Cited
Jane C Riley, Michael A Lennon, and Roger P Ellwood. “The effect of water fluoridation and social inequalities on dental caries in 5-year-old children.” International Journal of Epidemiology 1 1999. , 300-305.