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The Resource Applying social science : the role of social research in politics, policy and practice, David Byrne

Applying social science : the role of social research in politics, policy and practice, David Byrne

Label
Applying social science : the role of social research in politics, policy and practice
Title
Applying social science
Title remainder
the role of social research in politics, policy and practice
Statement of responsibility
David Byrne
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This important book examines how social science is applied now and how it might be applied in the future in relation to social transformation in a time of crisis
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Byrne, D. S.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social sciences
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Social sciences
Label
Applying social science : the role of social research in politics, policy and practice, David Byrne
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-221) 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
APPLYING SOCIAL SCIENCE; Contents; Abbreviations and acronyms; Introduction; 1. The methodological foundations of applied social science; 2. Constructing evidence: the development of knowledge which is to be applied; 3. Surveying the social world: assembling knowledge as a basis for action; 4. Evaluating: determining the worth of social interventions; 5. Legitimating: the selective use of social science in justifying policy and practice; 6. Consulting: the role of social research in relation to new modes of governance; 7. Modelling: representing theworld in order to understandhow it works
Control code
ocn711667289
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (iv, 234 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847424525
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8hh3zf
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)711667289
Label
Applying social science : the role of social research in politics, policy and practice, David Byrne
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-221) 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
APPLYING SOCIAL SCIENCE; Contents; Abbreviations and acronyms; Introduction; 1. The methodological foundations of applied social science; 2. Constructing evidence: the development of knowledge which is to be applied; 3. Surveying the social world: assembling knowledge as a basis for action; 4. Evaluating: determining the worth of social interventions; 5. Legitimating: the selective use of social science in justifying policy and practice; 6. Consulting: the role of social research in relation to new modes of governance; 7. Modelling: representing theworld in order to understandhow it works
Control code
ocn711667289
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (iv, 234 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847424525
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8hh3zf
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)711667289

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