Doing social science: evidence and methods in empirical research

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Palgrave Macmillan, Sep 1, 2009 - Social Science - 216 pages
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"Edited by leading British sociologists of stratification, this book advances contemporary debates in sociological research methods. It draws on current theoretical issues within sociology, bringing together original discussions of the latest and best contemporary empirical work on topics such as culture, identities and lifestyles. Chapters consider methodological research in an international context, bringing abstract subjects to life. This book will be required reading for new generations of sociology students"--Provided by publisher.

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Contents

List of Tables
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Taylors Play Between Worlds
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Edgar et al s Prison Violence
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About the author (2009)

FIONA DEVINE is Professor of Sociology and Head of Sociology in the School of Social Sciences at the University of Manchester.

SUE HEATH is Professor of Sociology at the School of Social Sciences, University of Southampton.

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