Big Ideas in Social Science

The Realist Image in Social Science  

Posted by tanas.olesya at Dec. 5, 2015
The Realist Image in Social Science

The Realist Image in Social Science by Derek Layder
English | 19 Feb. 1990 | ISBN: 0333499670 | 200 Pages | PDF | 11 MB

This work sets out to provide a critique and account of the development of the new realist philosophy of social science as it is specifically applied to sociology and social psychology. The author attempts to confront the problems and ambiguities which exist in the programme as it now stands.

Great Ideas in Computer Science with Java [Repost]  

Posted by tanas.olesya at Nov. 19, 2015
Great Ideas in Computer Science with Java [Repost]

Great Ideas in Computer Science with Java by Alan W Biermann
English | 3 Dec. 2001 | ISBN: 0262024977 | 554 Pages | CHM | 11 MB

This book presents the "great ideas" of computer science, condensing a large amount of complex material into a manageable, accessible form; it does so using the Java programming language. The book is based on the problem-oriented approach that has been so successful in traditional quantitative sciences.
Big Ideas in Brief: 200 World-Changing Concepts Explained In An Instant (repost)

Ian Crofton, "Big Ideas in Brief: 200 World-Changing Concepts Explained In An Instant"
ISBN: 1623650100 | 2013 | EPUB | 416 pages | 18 MB
Advances in Social Science Research Using R (Lecture Notes in Statistics) by Hrishikesh D. Vinod

Advances in Social Science Research Using R (Lecture Notes in Statistics) by Hrishikesh D. Vinod
English | Jan 12, 2010 | ISBN: 1441917632 | 218 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Quantitative social science research has been expanding due to the ava- ability of computers and data over the past few decades. Yet the textbooks and supplements for researchers do not adequately highlight the revolution created by the R software [2] and graphics system.

Big Ideas in Macroeconomics: A Nontechnical View  

Posted by interes at April 18, 2015
Big Ideas in Macroeconomics: A Nontechnical View

Big Ideas in Macroeconomics: A Nontechnical View by Kartik B. Athreya
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0262019736, 0262528304 | 440 pages | PDF | 36 MB

Big Ideas in Collaborative Public Management  

Posted by AlenMiler at Dec. 23, 2014
Big Ideas in Collaborative Public Management

Big Ideas in Collaborative Public Management by Lisa Blomgren Bingham
English | November 17, 2014 | ISBN: 0765621185, 0765621193 | 288 Pages | EPUB/MOBI/AZW3/PDF (Converted) | 9 MB

The world of public management is changing dramatically, fueled by technological innovations such as the Internet, globalism that permits us to outsource functions anywhere in the world, new ideas from network theory, and more.

Explanation in Social Science  

Posted by interes at June 28, 2014
Explanation in Social Science

Explanation in Social Science by Robert Brown
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0415604966 , 0710034229 | ISBN-13: 9780415604963 , 9780710034229 | 204 pages | PDF | 6,6 MB

Ideas and Politics in Social Science Research (repost)  

Posted by interes at April 11, 2014
Ideas and Politics in Social Science Research (repost)

Ideas and Politics in Social Science Research by Daniel Beland and Robert Henry Cox
English | ISBN: 0199736871 , 019973643X | 2010 | 288 pages | PDF | 1,2 MB

Writing about ideas, John Maynard Keynes noted that they are "more powerful than is commonly understood. Indeed the world is ruled by little else." One would expect, therefore, that political science–a discipline that focuses specifically on the nature of power–would have a healthy respect for the role of ideas.
Big Ideas in Brief: 200 World-Changing Concepts Explained In An Instant

Ian Crofton, "Big Ideas in Brief: 200 World-Changing Concepts Explained In An Instant"
ISBN: 1623650100 | 2013 | EPUB | 416 pages | 18 MB

Ideas and Politics in Social Science Research  

Posted by roxul at May 29, 2012
Ideas and Politics in Social Science Research

Daniel Beland and Robert Henry Cox, "Ideas and Politics in Social Science Research"
English | ISBN: 0199736871, 019973643X | 2010 | 288 pages | PDF | 1,2 MB