Approaches and Methodologies in the Social Sciences: A by Donatella Della Porta,Michael Keating

By Donatella Della Porta,Michael Keating

A progressive new textbook introducing masters and doctoral scholars to the main study methods and methodologies within the social sciences. Written through an excellent set of students, and derived from profitable path educating, this quantity will empower scholars to settle on their very own method of study, to justify this strategy, and to situate it in the self-discipline. It addresses questions of ontology, epistemology and philosophy of social technology, and proceeds to problems with method and study layout crucial for generating an exceptional study inspiration. It additionally introduces researchers to the most problems with debate and competition within the technique of social sciences, picking out commonalities, historical continuities and real differences.

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