If you want them to code personal ads, they can use the coding sheet in Handout 5-3. For other sources of information about coding personal ads, see
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Harrison, A. A. & Saed, L. (1977). Let's make a deal: An analysis of
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Lynn, M. & Bolig, R. (1985). Personal advertisements: Sources of data
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