The Resource The foundations of social research : meaning and perspective in the research process, Michael Crotty

The foundations of social research : meaning and perspective in the research process, Michael Crotty

Label
The foundations of social research : meaning and perspective in the research process
Title
The foundations of social research
Title remainder
meaning and perspective in the research process
Statement of responsibility
Michael Crotty
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Foundations of Social Research details the major epistemological stances and theoretical perspectives that colour and shape current social research: positivism; constructionism; interpretivism; critical enquiry, feminism; and postmodernism
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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Crotty, Michael
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM511
LC item number
.C76 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
HM 511
NLM item number
C951 1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
EBSCOhost
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  • Sociology
  • Sociology
  • Social sciences
  • Social sciences
  • Sociology
  • Research
  • Social Sciences
  • Philosophy
Label
The foundations of social research : meaning and perspective in the research process, Michael Crotty
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-231) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- 1. Introduction: the research process -- 2. Positivism: the march of science -- 3. Constructionism: the making of science -- 4. Interpretivism: for and against culture -- 5. Interpretivism: the way of hermeneutics -- 6. Critical inquiry: the Marxist heritage -- 7. Critical inquiry: contemporary critics & contemporary critique -- 8. Feminism: re-visioning the man-made world -- 9. Postmodernism: crisis of confidence or moment of truth? -- 10. Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 248 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781446225745
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99981499039
System control number
(NhCcYBP)12726950
Label
The foundations of social research : meaning and perspective in the research process, Michael Crotty
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-231) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- 1. Introduction: the research process -- 2. Positivism: the march of science -- 3. Constructionism: the making of science -- 4. Interpretivism: for and against culture -- 5. Interpretivism: the way of hermeneutics -- 6. Critical inquiry: the Marxist heritage -- 7. Critical inquiry: contemporary critics & contemporary critique -- 8. Feminism: re-visioning the man-made world -- 9. Postmodernism: crisis of confidence or moment of truth? -- 10. Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 248 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781446225745
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99981499039
System control number
(NhCcYBP)12726950

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