The Resource How does social science work? : reflections on practice, Paul Diesing

How does social science work? : reflections on practice, Paul Diesing

Label
How does social science work? : reflections on practice
Title
How does social science work?
Title remainder
reflections on practice
Statement of responsibility
Paul Diesing
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Diesing, Paul
Dewey number
300
Government publication
local government publication
Index
index present
LC call number
H61
LC item number
.D535 1991eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Pitt series in policy and institutional studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social sciences
  • Social sciences
  • Sciences sociales
  • Sciences sociales
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Social sciences
  • Social sciences
  • Sozialwissenschaften
  • Sozialphilosophie
  • Sociaal-wetenschappelijk onderzoek
  • Theorie en praktijk
  • Sciences sociales
Summary expansion
A clear, critical inquiry into the norms, processes and purposes of social science work. Diesing (political science, SUNY, Buffalo) begins with a wonderfully lucid survey of philosophical approaches to social science to examine the question of how social science ought to work. He then surveys sociological, political, and psychological studies of social science to find out what actually occurs in practice. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Label
How does social science work? : reflections on practice, Paul Diesing
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-403) and index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
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Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Logical empiricism, 1922-1970 -- Popper and his followers -- Kuhn and Stegmüller -- Pragmatism -- Hermeneutics : the interpretation of texts -- Macrosociology of social science -- Microsociology of social science -- Science politics -- Cognitive processes in social science -- Personality influences in social science -- How does social science produce knowledge? -- Problems and dangers on the road of knowledge
Control code
887803070
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 414 pages).
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822971535
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • c
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22573/ctt5g7ht5
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)887803070
Label
How does social science work? : reflections on practice, Paul Diesing
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-403) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Logical empiricism, 1922-1970 -- Popper and his followers -- Kuhn and Stegmüller -- Pragmatism -- Hermeneutics : the interpretation of texts -- Macrosociology of social science -- Microsociology of social science -- Science politics -- Cognitive processes in social science -- Personality influences in social science -- How does social science produce knowledge? -- Problems and dangers on the road of knowledge
Control code
887803070
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 414 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822971535
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5g7ht5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)887803070

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