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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

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Applying social science : the role of social research in politics, policy and practice
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Applying social science
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the role of social research in politics, policy and practice
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David Byrne
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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
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index present
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non fiction
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  • bibliography
Applying social science : the role of social research in politics, policy and practice, David Byrne
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Applying social science : the role of social research in politics, policy and practice, David Byrne
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt9qgq82
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-221) and index
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online resource
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multicolored
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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
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1 online resource (iv, 234 pages)
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9781847424525
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