A Brief History of Random Sampling Methods (D.R. Bellhouse). A First Course in Survey Sampling (T. Dalenius). Optimality of Sampling Strategies (A. Chaudhuri). Simple Random Sampling (P.K. Pathak). On Single State Unequal Probability Sampling (V.P. Godambe, M.E. Thompson). Systematic Sampling (D.R. Bellhouse). Systematic Sampling with Illustrative Examples (M.N. Murthy, T.J. Rao). Sampling in Time (D.A. Binder, M.A. Hidiroglou). Bayesian Inference in Finite Populations (W.A. Ericson). Inference Based on Data from Complex Sample Designs (G. Nathan). Inference for Finite Population Quantiles (J. Sedransk, P.J. Smith). Asymptotics in Finite Population Sampling (P.K. Sen). The Technique of Replicated or Interpenetrating Samples (J.C. Koop). On the Use of Models in Sampling from Finite Populations (I. Thompson, D. Tesfu). The Prediction Approach to Sampling Theory (R.M. Royall). Sample Survey Analysis: Analysis of Variance and Contingency Tables (D.H. Freeman, Jr.). Variance Estimation in Sample Surveys (J.N.K. Rao). Ratio and Regression Estimators (P.S.R.S. Rao). Role and Use of Composite Sampling and Capture-Recapture Sampling in Ecological Studies (M.T. Boswell, K.P. Burnham, G.P. Patil). Data-Based Sampling and Model-Based Estimation for Environmental Resources (G.P. Patil et al.). On Transect Sampling to Assess Wildlife Populations and Marine Resources (F.L. Ramsey et al.). A Review of Current Survey Sampling Methods in Marketing Research: Telephone, Mail Intercept and Panel Surveys (R. Velu, G.M. Naidu). Observational Errors in Behavioural Traits of Man and their Implications for Genetics (P.V. Sukhatme). Designs in Survey Sampling Avoiding Contiguous Units (A.S. Hedayat, C.R. Rao, J. Stufken). Index.