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The Resource Approaches and Methodologies in the Social Sciences : a Pluralist Perspective

Approaches and Methodologies in the Social Sciences : a Pluralist Perspective

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Approaches and Methodologies in the Social Sciences : a Pluralist Perspective
Title
Approaches and Methodologies in the Social Sciences
Title remainder
a Pluralist Perspective
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A new textbook for masters and doctoral students introducing the major research approaches and methodologies in the social sciences
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
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Della Porta, Donatella
Dewey number
300.72
Index
no index present
LC call number
H62.A6265 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Keating, Michael
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  • Social sciences
  • Social sciences
Label
Approaches and Methodologies in the Social Sciences : a Pluralist Perspective
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Figures; Tables; Contributors; Preface; 1 Introduction; Big questions; National traditions and cross-national influences; The chapters; Part I Epistemology and philosophy of the social sciences; 2 How many approaches in the social sciences? An epistemological introduction; 3 Normative political theory and empirical research; 4 Causal explanation; 5 Constructivism: what it is (not) and how it matters; 6 Culture and social science; 7 Historical institutionalism; 8 Game theory; 9 Rationality and recognition; Part II Research design
  • 10 Concepts and concept formation11 Comparative analysis: case-oriented versus variable-oriented research; 12 Case studies and process tracing: theories and practices; 13 Quantitative analysis; 14 The design of social and political research; 15 Ethnographic approaches; 16 Comparing approaches, methodologies and methods. Some concluding remarks; Surveying the differences in approaches; Where do we go and how?; References; Glossary; In
Control code
437222502
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (383 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511429200
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437222502
Label
Approaches and Methodologies in the Social Sciences : a Pluralist Perspective
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Figures; Tables; Contributors; Preface; 1 Introduction; Big questions; National traditions and cross-national influences; The chapters; Part I Epistemology and philosophy of the social sciences; 2 How many approaches in the social sciences? An epistemological introduction; 3 Normative political theory and empirical research; 4 Causal explanation; 5 Constructivism: what it is (not) and how it matters; 6 Culture and social science; 7 Historical institutionalism; 8 Game theory; 9 Rationality and recognition; Part II Research design
  • 10 Concepts and concept formation11 Comparative analysis: case-oriented versus variable-oriented research; 12 Case studies and process tracing: theories and practices; 13 Quantitative analysis; 14 The design of social and political research; 15 Ethnographic approaches; 16 Comparing approaches, methodologies and methods. Some concluding remarks; Surveying the differences in approaches; Where do we go and how?; References; Glossary; In
Control code
437222502
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (383 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511429200
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437222502

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