Commitment and investigation in knowing the social world

May, T and Williams, M 2002, 'Commitment and investigation in knowing the social world' , International Journal of Social Research Methodology, 5 (1) , pp. 3-9.

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The ‘Knowing the Social World’ project, of which this special issue is a part, began life as a series of informal conversations between philosophers of social science, social theorists and methodologists in the mid 1990s. As a result it became apparent that whilst people in these areas were often producing work with resonance that transcended the boundaries between them, academic divisions of labour meant that inter disciplinary and theory-practice dialogues were not as frequent as was hoped.

Item Type: Article
Themes: Built and Human Environment
Schools: Schools > School of the Built Environment > Centre for Urban Processes, Resilient Infrastructures & Sustainable Environments
Journal or Publication Title: International Journal of Social Research Methodology
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 1364-5579
Depositing User: Institutional Repository
Date Deposited: 29 Jul 2011 11:53
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2021 19:58

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