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The Resource Social Science Concepts : a User's Guide

Social Science Concepts : a User's Guide

Label
Social Science Concepts : a User's Guide
Title
Social Science Concepts
Title remainder
a User's Guide
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Concepts lie at the core of social science theory and methodology. They provide substance to theories; they form the basis of measurement; they influence the selection of cases. 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 plethora of books on measurement, scaling, and the like, there are virtually no books devoted to the construction and analysis of concepts and their role in the research enterprise. Social Science Concepts: A Users Guide prov
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goertz, Gary
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social sciences
  • Qualitative research
  • Political science
  • Sciences sociales
  • Recherche qualitative
  • Science politique
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Political science
  • Qualitative research
  • Social sciences
  • Sociale wetenschappen
  • Begrippen
  • Begriffsbildung
  • Konzeption
  • Politische Wissenschaft
  • Qualitative Methode
  • Sozialwissenschaften
  • Empirische Sozialforschung
  • Messung
  • Sciences sociales
  • Recherche qualitative
  • Science politique
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Methodology
Label
Social Science Concepts : a User's Guide
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-287) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Tables; List of Figures; Acknowledgments; Chapter One: Introduction; PART ONE: THEORETICAL, STRUCTURAL, AND EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF CONCEPTS; Chapter Two: Structuring and Theorizing Concepts; Chapter Three: Concept Intension and Extension; Chapter Four: Increasing Concept-Measure Consistency; Chapter Five: Substitutability and Weakest-Link Measures; PART TWO: CONCEPTS AND CASE SELECTION; Chapter Six: Concepts and Selecting (on) the Dependent Variable; Chapter Seven: Negative Case Selection: The Possibility Principle
  • Chapter Eight: Concepts and Choosing PopulationsPART THREE: CONCEPTS IN THEORIES; Chapter Nine: Concepts in Theories: Two-Level Theories; References; Exercises and Web Site; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W
Control code
ocn777375446
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (311 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400842995
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvckw242
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)777375446
Label
Social Science Concepts : a User's Guide
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-287) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Tables; List of Figures; Acknowledgments; Chapter One: Introduction; PART ONE: THEORETICAL, STRUCTURAL, AND EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF CONCEPTS; Chapter Two: Structuring and Theorizing Concepts; Chapter Three: Concept Intension and Extension; Chapter Four: Increasing Concept-Measure Consistency; Chapter Five: Substitutability and Weakest-Link Measures; PART TWO: CONCEPTS AND CASE SELECTION; Chapter Six: Concepts and Selecting (on) the Dependent Variable; Chapter Seven: Negative Case Selection: The Possibility Principle
  • Chapter Eight: Concepts and Choosing PopulationsPART THREE: CONCEPTS IN THEORIES; Chapter Nine: Concepts in Theories: Two-Level Theories; References; Exercises and Web Site; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W
Control code
ocn777375446
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (311 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400842995
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvckw242
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)777375446

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