Secondary Analysis of Archival Data

Part of the Teaching Writing book series (WRIT)


Mr. Anthony Huaqui conducted a secondary analysis of archival data in Sociology. Sociologists attempt to understand human social behaviors through the lens of social groups (The Sociology Writing Group, 2008). Edwards (2012) notes that sociologists may start inquiring about an individual’s behavior but then “go bigger”, questioning how small groups or larger organizations and social structures shape that behavior.


Racial Discrimination Archival Data Home Ownership Racial Minority General Social Survey 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Central Connecticut State UniversityUSA

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