4 edition of Comparative Social Research found in the catalog.
Comparative Social Research
Richard F. Tomasson
by JAI Press
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||352|
Research on Development and DemocracyDavid A. Smith, Method and Theory in Comparative Urban StudiesThomas Janoski, Synthetic Strategies in Comparative Sociological Research: Methods and Problems of Internal and External AnalysisTimothy P. Wickham-Crowley, A Qualitative Comparative Approach to Latin American RevolutionsLarry J. Griffin. Comparative Research and case selection Comparative political and social research is generally defined in two ways: either on the basis of its supposed core subject, which is almost always defined at the level of political and social systems (Lane and Ersson, .
Comparative research is a research methodology in the social sciences that aims to make comparisons across different countries or cultures.A major problem in comparative research is that the data sets in different countries may define categories differently (for example by using different definitions of poverty) or may not use the same categories. Research output: Book/Report › Book. Przeworski, A , The Logic of Comparative Social Inquiry. John Wiley and Sons, New York. Przeworski A. The Logic of Comparative Social Inquiry. New York: John Wiley and Sons, M3 - Book. BT - The Logic of Comparative Social Inquiry. PB - John Wiley and Sons. CY - New York.
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Comparative Social Research, Oslo, Norway. 93 likes. Comparative Social Research aims at furthering the international orientation in the social sciences.
It is published by Emerald stcroixcaribbeanweddings.comers: Comparative Social Policy provides students with an introduction to cross-national social policy research, conveying the fascinating and challenging issues involved in conducting research of this kind.
The book examines the theoretical, conceptual and methodological approaches, discusses prevailing concepts and reflects on methodological stcroixcaribbeanweddings.com: Jochen Clasen. Despite the growing awareness of globalization, the main bulk of empirical work in the social sciences remains within the frames of what Stein Rokkan termed "national empiricism".
The yearbook Comparative Social Research aims at furthering the international orientation in the social sciences. Each volume is concentrated on a specific topic. International Comparative Research: Social Structures and Public Institutions in Eastern and Western Europe is a seven-chapter book prepared for the Second International Seminar on Cross-National Comparative Research.
Chapters 1 and 2 describe developments in comparative research on social structure and comparisons of social mobility in. stcroixcaribbeanweddings.com: Class and Stratification Analysis (Comparative Social Research Book 30) eBook: Gunn Elisabeth Birkelund: Kindle Store.
Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Kindle Store. ‘This extensively revised edition of A Handbook of Comparative Social Policy provides up-to-date and valuable insights on key concepts and issues, such as globalization, crime, diversity, housing, child poverty, gender inequality, and social policy regime.
Methodology of comparative studies in education Book. Jan ; is to situate Shalev's specific critiques of the use of multiple regression in comparative work within the context of social.
The major aim of comparative research is to identify similarities and differences between social entities. Comparative research seeks to compare and contrast nations, cultures, societies, and institutions.
Scholars differ on their use of the terminology: To some, comparative research is strictly limited. Comparative Research Methods.
Linda Hantrais. Linda Hantrais is Director of the European Research Centre, Loughborough University. She is convenor of the Cross-National Research Group and series editor of Cross-National Research stcroixcaribbeanweddings.com main focus of her research is cross-national theory, method and practice, particularly with reference to social policy.
A multiple book review essay involves assessing the quality of two or more books that cover the same overall subject area [e.g., analysis of the European debt crisis] or that are related to each other in a particular way [e.g., applying grounded theory methods to study student access to education].Author: Robert V.
Labaree. Comparative social research | Despite the growing awareness of globalization, the main bulk of empirical work in the social sciences remains within the frames of what Stein Rokkan termed "national.
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J.P. Keeves, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, Comparative research in education relates to the field of comparative education and the subfield of international education, but differs from them in so far as it is not concerned directly with teaching and training or the advancement of programs in developing countries.
bined in comparative research designs in complementary ways. Until now, this has been hampered by widespread misunderstanding of the relation- ship between statistical and qualitative-historical methods of comparison and their respective theoretical bases.
Our discussion of theory and method in. Potentials and Limitations of Comparative Method in Social Science Reza Azarian Stockholm University Sweden Email: [email protected] Abstract Comparison is a common research method with outstanding merits and with widespread application.
The aim. Social scientists are increasingly faced with the need to conduct research on an international scale. Although there is a long-established tradition of comparative research, the design and conduct of cross-national studies continues to present serious theoretical and methodological difficulties.
In this book an experienced international team of researchers explores these problems and examines. Get this from a library. Comparative social policy: theory and research.
[Patricia Kennett] -- This text explores the new context of social policy and considers how cross-national theory and research can respond to the challenges facing welfare.
It is suitable for undergraduate and masters. Despite this global diversity, the investigation and analysis of social work through comparative research is underdeveloped theoretically and methodologically.
In social work the term “comparative research” has generally been used to refer to cross-national studies that involve two or more nation-states. Configurational Comparative Methods paves the way for an innovative approach to empirical scientific work through a strategy that integrates key strengths of both qualitative (case-oriented) and quantitative (variable-oriented) approaches.
This first-of-its-kind text is ideally suited for "small-N" or "intermediate-N" research situations, which both mainstream qualitative and quantitative. Aug 07, · Social workers interested in history are likely to use unobtrusive methods, which are also well suited to comparative research.
Historical comparative research is “research that focuses either on one or more cases over time (the historical part) or on more than one nation or society at one point in time (the comparative part)” (Esterberg,p.
).Author: Matthew DeCarlo. Special Issue of Sociological Methods and Research 23, 1. (). Ragin, Charles C. Constructing Social Research: The Unity and Diversity of Method.
Pine Forge Press Ragin, Charles C. What Is a Case? Exploring the Foundations of Social Inquiry. Cambridge University Press Ragin, Charles C. Issues and Alternatives in Comparative.Comparative Migration Studies (CMS) is an international, peer-reviewed open access journal that provides a platform for articles that focus on comparative research in migration, integration, and race and ethnic relations.
It presents readers with an extensive collection of comparative analysis, including studies between countries, groups, levels, and historical periods.Comparative research methods are central to sociology and its associated disciplines.
This four-volume set brings together 77 articles and book chapters from key sources, spanning the history of comparative analysis in the social sciences, from ancient to modern works.