Princeton University Library Catalog

Practicing social science : sociologists and their craft / Devorah Kalekin-Fishman.

Author:
Kalekin-Fishman, Devorah [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description:
xii, 302 pages ; 24 cm.
Series:
Public intellectuals and the sociology of knowledge. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-292) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: practicing social science -- Declarations and dilemmas -- Discipline, career, profession : sociology in practitioners' lives -- Community proclamations : outlining professionalism -- How does social transformation happen? -- Theorizing globalization -- Social change in a nutshell : the BRICS and echoes from the Islamic world -- Practitioners and their craft -- Interviewing colleagues -- The interviews -- Subtleties of practice : continuities and small shifts -- Postword: recapitulation with clues for designing further inquiry.
Subject(s):
SociologyHistory21 st century [Browse]
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9781472419880 ((hardback))
  • 147241988X ((hardback))
  • ((ebook))
LCCN:
2016029199
OCLC:
956583815
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