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Methods, Theories, and Empirical Applications in the Social Sciences

Festschrift for Peter Schmidt

Editors: Salzborn, Samuel, Davidov, Eldad, Reinecke, Jost (Eds.)

  • Festschrift for Peter Schmidt

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The volume addresses major features in empirical social research from methodological and theoretical perspectives. Prominent researchers discuss central problems in empirical social research in a theory-driven way from political science, sociological or social-psychological points of view. These contributions focus on a renewed discussion of foundations together with innovative and open research questions or interdisciplinary research perspectives.

About the authors

Samuel Salzborn is Assistant Professor at the Institute of Political Science, University of Giessen.
Eldad Davidov is Professor at the Institute of Sociology, University of Zürich.
Jost Reinecke is Professor at the Faculty of Sociology, University of Bielefeld.

Table of contents (41 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Salzborn, Samuel (et al.)

    Pages 9-10

  • Politics, evidence, treatment, evaluation, responsibility – The models PETER and PETER-S

    Wagner, Uli (et al.)

    Pages 13-18

  • The Research Program of the Rational Choice Approach: A Reconstruction

    Opp, Karl-Dieter

    Pages 19-26

  • Critique as Premise. Reflections on methodological commonalities between critical rationalism and critical theory

    Salzborn, Samuel

    Pages 27-32

  • Values, Attitudes, and Behavior

    Ajzen, Icek

    Pages 33-38

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eBook $39.99
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  • Included format: PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $54.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-531-17130-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Methods, Theories, and Empirical Applications in the Social Sciences
Book Subtitle
Festschrift for Peter Schmidt
Editors
  • Samuel Salzborn
  • Eldad Davidov
  • Jost Reinecke
Copyright
2012
Publisher
VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften
Copyright Holder
VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften | Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden
eBook ISBN
978-3-531-18898-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-531-18898-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-531-17130-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
351
Number of Illustrations and Tables
21 b/w illustrations
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