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The Resource DESIGNING SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH, (electronic book)

DESIGNING SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH, (electronic book)

Label
DESIGNING SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH
Title
DESIGNING SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
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BUKVE, ODDBJRN
Dewey number
300.72
Index
no index present
LC call number
H62
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Social sciences
Label
DESIGNING SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Preface; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Chapter 1: Introduction; Hypotheses from Heaven; Into the Fog Without a Compass; The Cart Before the Horse; Picking Only the Sweet Fruits; Unresearchable Problem Statements; The Rule of Action; Organisation of This Book; References; Chapter 2: Scientific Knowledge and Practice; The Characteristics of Scientific Knowledge and Practice; Scientific Statements; Empirical Statements, Norms, and Practice; More on Testing of Scientific Statements; Our Social Construction of the World; Science and Knowledge Development; The Contested Truth
  • From an Understanding of Knowledge to Social Science PracticeReferences; Chapter 3: Social Science as Reconstruction of Social Phenomena; The Study of Social Facts and Phenomena; Explanations in Social Science; Social Science as Reconstruction of Social Patterns and Processes; The Elements of Reconstruction; Backgrounds; Concepts; Theories and Hypotheses; Models; Data Construction; From the Building Stones of Reconstruction to the Logic of Reconstruction; References; Chapter 4: The Logic and Methodological Rules of Reconstruction; Hypothetical-Deductive Research Logic: Explaining by Laws
  • Abductive Research Logic: Uncovering Social MechanismsHermeneutic Research Logic: Interpretative Understanding of Social Phenomena; Critical Theory; Discourse Analytical Research Logic: Hegemonic and Alternative Frameworks of Understanding; A Comparison of the Research Logics; References; Chapter 5: Design of Research Projects; Research Purposes, Data Construction, and the Phases of the Design Process; Research Designs and Purposes; Theory- and Hypothesis-Testing Purposes; Concept- and Theory-Developing Purposes and Questions; Theoretically Interpretative Purposes
  • Intervention-Oriented PurposesMere Description?; Purpose and Design of an Analytic Frame; Research Design and Data Construction; Variable-Centred Strategies; Case-Oriented Strategies; Combination Strategies; Requirements of a Good Research Design; From Design as Concept to Design Variants; References; Chapter 6: Variable-Centred Designs; What Is a Variable-Centred Design?; Construction Validity and Knowledge Development; Theory Testing in Variable-Centred Designs; Theory Development in Variable-Centred Designs; Variants of Variable-Centred Designs; Experimental Designs
  • Cross-sectional and Longitudinal DesignsReferences; Chapter 7: Case Designs; What Is a Case Study?; What Is the Case in a Case Study?; Case Studies and Knowledge Development; Case, Context, Embeddedness; Theory Testing in Case Designs; Interpretative Reconstruction and Theory Development in Case Designs; Variants of Case Designs; Critical Cases as Design for Theory Testing; Congruence Design: Case Analysis with Structured Frames; Process Tracing; Two Exemplifying Cases; Theoretical Interpretative Reconstruction; References; Chapter 8: Integrated Designs; Triangulation; Mixed Method Designs
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783030039783
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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com.springer.onix.9783030039790
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1083356852
  • (OCoLC)1083356852
Label
DESIGNING SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Preface; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Chapter 1: Introduction; Hypotheses from Heaven; Into the Fog Without a Compass; The Cart Before the Horse; Picking Only the Sweet Fruits; Unresearchable Problem Statements; The Rule of Action; Organisation of This Book; References; Chapter 2: Scientific Knowledge and Practice; The Characteristics of Scientific Knowledge and Practice; Scientific Statements; Empirical Statements, Norms, and Practice; More on Testing of Scientific Statements; Our Social Construction of the World; Science and Knowledge Development; The Contested Truth
  • From an Understanding of Knowledge to Social Science PracticeReferences; Chapter 3: Social Science as Reconstruction of Social Phenomena; The Study of Social Facts and Phenomena; Explanations in Social Science; Social Science as Reconstruction of Social Patterns and Processes; The Elements of Reconstruction; Backgrounds; Concepts; Theories and Hypotheses; Models; Data Construction; From the Building Stones of Reconstruction to the Logic of Reconstruction; References; Chapter 4: The Logic and Methodological Rules of Reconstruction; Hypothetical-Deductive Research Logic: Explaining by Laws
  • Abductive Research Logic: Uncovering Social MechanismsHermeneutic Research Logic: Interpretative Understanding of Social Phenomena; Critical Theory; Discourse Analytical Research Logic: Hegemonic and Alternative Frameworks of Understanding; A Comparison of the Research Logics; References; Chapter 5: Design of Research Projects; Research Purposes, Data Construction, and the Phases of the Design Process; Research Designs and Purposes; Theory- and Hypothesis-Testing Purposes; Concept- and Theory-Developing Purposes and Questions; Theoretically Interpretative Purposes
  • Intervention-Oriented PurposesMere Description?; Purpose and Design of an Analytic Frame; Research Design and Data Construction; Variable-Centred Strategies; Case-Oriented Strategies; Combination Strategies; Requirements of a Good Research Design; From Design as Concept to Design Variants; References; Chapter 6: Variable-Centred Designs; What Is a Variable-Centred Design?; Construction Validity and Knowledge Development; Theory Testing in Variable-Centred Designs; Theory Development in Variable-Centred Designs; Variants of Variable-Centred Designs; Experimental Designs
  • Cross-sectional and Longitudinal DesignsReferences; Chapter 7: Case Designs; What Is a Case Study?; What Is the Case in a Case Study?; Case Studies and Knowledge Development; Case, Context, Embeddedness; Theory Testing in Case Designs; Interpretative Reconstruction and Theory Development in Case Designs; Variants of Case Designs; Critical Cases as Design for Theory Testing; Congruence Design: Case Analysis with Structured Frames; Process Tracing; Two Exemplifying Cases; Theoretical Interpretative Reconstruction; References; Chapter 8: Integrated Designs; Triangulation; Mixed Method Designs
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783030039783
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
com.springer.onix.9783030039790
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1083356852
  • (OCoLC)1083356852

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