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Basic concepts in the methodology of the social sciences

by J. Mouton

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Published by Human Sciences Research Council in Pretoria .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social sciences -- Methodology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJ. Mouton, H.C. Marais, in collaboration with K.P. Prinsloo, N.J. Rhoodie ; translated by K.F. Mauer.
    SeriesHSRC studies in research methodology ;, 4
    ContributionsMarais, H. C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH61 .M63513 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 276 p. :
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1785892M
    ISBN 100796906483
    LC Control Number89180822

      Introduction to Quantitative Data Analysis in the Behavioral and Social Sciences is an ideal textbook for upper-undergraduate and graduate-level research method courses in the behavioral and social sciences, statistics, and engineering. This book is also an appropriate reference for practitioners who require a review of quantitative research. Concepts and Method in Social Science demonstrates the crucial role of concepts, providing a timely contribution that draws both on the classic contributions of Giovanni Sartori and the writing of.

    Basic Sociological Research Concepts An investigator begins a research study after evolving ideas from a specific theory, which is an integrated set of statements for explaining various phenomena. Because a theory is too general to test, the investigator devises a hypothesis, or testable prediction, from the theory, and tests this instead. He has taught both the undergraduate and graduate required courses in applied social research methods since joining the faculty at Cornell in He received his Ph.D. in from the program in Methodology and Evaluation Research of the Department of Psychology at Northwestern University.

      Social Science Concepts: A Users Guide explores alternative means of concept construction and their impact on the role of concepts in measurement, case selection, and theories. While there exists a Concepts lie at the core of social science theory and methodology/5(20). This paper discusses and develops a typology of research methods in the social sciences. Such a typology will be relevant for various aspects of the work of the ESRC National Centre for Research Methods (NCRM) as well as other ESRC initiatives and the wider social science research community. It may be useful, for example, for the prioritisation of.


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