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  • Science, Bread, and Circusesby Gregory Schrempp

    University Press of Colorado 2014; US$ 22.00

    In Science, Bread, and Circuses , Gregory Schrempp brings a folkloristic viewpoint to the topic of popular science, calling attention to the persistence of folkloric form, idiom, and worldview within the increasingly important dimension of popular consciousness defined by the impact of science. Schrempp considers specific examples of texts in which... more...

  • Cross-National Comparative Survey Researchby Alexander Szalai; Riccardo Petrella; Stein Rokkan

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 93.95

    Cross-National Comparative Survey Research: Theory and Practice contains the proceedings of the Roundtable Conference on Cross-National Comparative Survey Research held in Budapest, Hungary, on July 25-29, 1972. The papers focus on the theory and practice of cross-national comparative survey research. The organization and execution of cross-national... more...

  • Experimental Methods for Social Policy Researchby George W. Fairweather; Louis G. Tornatzky; Arnold P. Goldstein; Leonard Krasner

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Experimental Methods for Social Policy Research explains how experimental methods can be used in social policy research to help solve contemporary human problems and to preserve and improve the world's physical and social climates. This book argues that scientists can make a major contribution to the solution of social problems by aiding the society... more...

  • Program Evaluation in Social Researchby Jonathan A. Morell

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Program Evaluation in Social Research presents a plan for developing evaluation into a form of applied social research that is not only methodologically sound, but also relevant to the problems of society and built on a technological (as opposed to a scientific) model. This book views evaluation as applied, relevant social research and as social technology... more...

  • Inside the Whaleby Colin Bell; S. Encel

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Inside the Whale: Ten Personal Accounts of Social Research compiles 10 papers studying different topics and reflections on social research. The first paper gives an insight into pursuing a career on social research, which is followed by a paper discussing powers in the society. Then, a paper describes an attempt to reform some Australian housing and... more...

  • Montesquieu and Social Theoryby John Alan Baum

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Montesquieu and Social Theory details Montesquieu?s contribution to sociology. The title chronicles Montesquieu?s work that led to establishing the fundamentals and principles of sociology. The text first details Montesquieu?s biographical account, and then proceeds to discussing the Montesquieu?s motivation in his works. The next chapters encompass... more...

  • Social Experimentationby Henry W. Riecken; Robert F. Boruch

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Social Experimentation: A Method for Planning and Evaluating Social Intervention summarizes the available knowledge about how randomized experiments might be used in planning and evaluating ameliorative social programs. The book presents various aspects of social experimentation - design, measurement, execution, sponsorship, and utilization of results.... more...

  • A Research Primer for the Social and Behavioral Sciencesby Miriam Schapiro Grosof; Hyman Sardy

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95

    A Research Primer for the Social and Behavioral Sciences provides an introductory but comprehensive overview of the research process that primarily concerns human subjects. This book discusses the methods of acquiring knowledge, importance of a well-chosen problem, review of the literature, and relationship between theory-building and hypothesis-testing.... more...

  • How to Find Out About the Social Sciencesby Gillian A. Burrington; G. Chandler

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 31.95

    How to Find Out About The Social Sciences indicates the sources of information in the social sciences that are traditionally taught in social science faculties in universities. The book delineates the scope and nature of the different social sciences, explains the necessary education and training, and lists possible careers for those who take up... more...

  • Stochastic Modelling of Social Processesby Andreas Diekmann; Peter Mitter

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95

    Stochastic Modelling of Social Processes provides information pertinent to the development in the field of stochastic modeling and its applications in the social sciences. This book demonstrates that stochastic models can fulfill the goals of explanation and prediction. Organized into nine chapters, this book begins with an overview of stochastic... more...