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The Resource Action science, Chris Argyris, Robert Putnam, Diana McLain Smith

Action science, Chris Argyris, Robert Putnam, Diana McLain Smith

Label
Action science
Title
Action science
Statement of responsibility
Chris Argyris, Robert Putnam, Diana McLain Smith
Title variation
Concepts, methods, and skills for research and intervention
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1923-2013
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Argyris, Chris
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Putnam, Robert
  • Smith, Diana McLain
Series statement
  • Jossey-Bass social and behavioral science series
  • Jossey-Bass management series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social sciences
  • Social sciences
  • Action research
  • Research Design
  • Social Sciences
Label
Action science, Chris Argyris, Robert Putnam, Diana McLain Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Concepts, methods, and skills for research and intervention"--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliograpical references (pages 451-465) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Designing a science of human action. 1. Philosophical and methodological issues -- 2. Action science: promoting learning for action and change -- 3. Theories of action. Part II: Practices, methods, and results of normal science and action science. 4. Beyond the limitations of normal science: comparing laboratory experiments and action experiments -- 5. Organizational assessment research: filling in gaps that normal science overlooks -- 6. The ethnographic approach to intervention and fundamental change -- 7. The social scientist as practitioner: barriers to translating scientific knowledge into practical knowledge -- 8. Practicing action science: methods of inquiry and intervention. Part III: Developing skills for useful research and effective intervention. 9. Engaging the learning process -- 10. Promoting reflection and experimentation -- 11. Expanding and deepening the learning -- 12. Developing new frames of reference
Control code
12370857
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 480 pages
Isbn
9780875896656
Lccn
85018054
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)778060
Label
Action science, Chris Argyris, Robert Putnam, Diana McLain Smith
Publication
Note
"Concepts, methods, and skills for research and intervention"--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliograpical references (pages 451-465) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Designing a science of human action. 1. Philosophical and methodological issues -- 2. Action science: promoting learning for action and change -- 3. Theories of action. Part II: Practices, methods, and results of normal science and action science. 4. Beyond the limitations of normal science: comparing laboratory experiments and action experiments -- 5. Organizational assessment research: filling in gaps that normal science overlooks -- 6. The ethnographic approach to intervention and fundamental change -- 7. The social scientist as practitioner: barriers to translating scientific knowledge into practical knowledge -- 8. Practicing action science: methods of inquiry and intervention. Part III: Developing skills for useful research and effective intervention. 9. Engaging the learning process -- 10. Promoting reflection and experimentation -- 11. Expanding and deepening the learning -- 12. Developing new frames of reference
Control code
12370857
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 480 pages
Isbn
9780875896656
Lccn
85018054
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)778060

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