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The Oxford Handbook of Analytical Sociology, (electronic resource)

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The Oxford Handbook of Analytical Sociology
Title
The Oxford Handbook of Analytical Sociology
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Language
eng
Summary
Analytical sociology is a strategy for understanding the social world. It is concerned with explaining important social facts such as network structures, patterns of residential segregation, typical beliefs, cultural tastes, and common ways of acting. It explains such facts by detailing in clear and precise ways the mechanisms through which the social facts were brought about. Making sense of the relationship between micro and macro thus is one of the central concerns of analyticalsociology. The approach is a contemporary incarnation of Robert K. Merton's notion of middle-range theory and pres
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AU-PeEL
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Hedström, Peter
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Bearman, Peter
Series statement
  • ProQuest Ebook Central
  • Oxford handbooks in politics & international relations
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  • Sociology
  • Sociology
  • Sociology
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The Oxford Handbook of Analytical Sociology, (electronic resource)
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https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=800880
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier.
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text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent.
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Acknowledgments; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; About The Contributors; PART I FOUNDATIONS; 1. What Is Analytical Sociology All About? An Introductory Essay; 2. Analytical Sociology And Theories Of The Middle Range; PART II SOCIAL COGS AND WHEELS; 3. Emotions; 4. Beliefs; 5. Preferences; 6. Opportunities; 7. Heuristics; 8. Signaling; 9. Norms; 10. Trust; PART III SOCIAL DYNAMICS; 11. Social Dynamics From The Bottom Up: Agent-Based Models Of Social Interaction; 12. Segregation Dynamics; 13. Self-Fulfilling Prophecies
  • 14. Social Influence: The Puzzling Nature Of Success In Cultural Markets15. The Contagiousness Of Divorce; 16. Matching; 17. Collective Action; 18. Conditional Choice; 19. Network Dynamics; 20. Threshold Models Of Social Influence; 21. Time And Scheduling; 22. Homophily And The Focused Organization Of Ties; 23. Status; 24. Dominance Hierarchies; 25. Conflict; PART IV PERSPECTIVES FROM OTHER FIELDS AND APPROACHES; 26. Game Theory; 27. Experiments; 28. Surveys; 29. Analytic Ethnography; 30. Historical Sociology; Name Index; Subject Index; Footnotes;
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u373813
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1611 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780191615238
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL800880
  • (OCoLC)778338905
Label
The Oxford Handbook of Analytical Sociology, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=800880
Publication
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
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Acknowledgments; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; About The Contributors; PART I FOUNDATIONS; 1. What Is Analytical Sociology All About? An Introductory Essay; 2. Analytical Sociology And Theories Of The Middle Range; PART II SOCIAL COGS AND WHEELS; 3. Emotions; 4. Beliefs; 5. Preferences; 6. Opportunities; 7. Heuristics; 8. Signaling; 9. Norms; 10. Trust; PART III SOCIAL DYNAMICS; 11. Social Dynamics From The Bottom Up: Agent-Based Models Of Social Interaction; 12. Segregation Dynamics; 13. Self-Fulfilling Prophecies
  • 14. Social Influence: The Puzzling Nature Of Success In Cultural Markets15. The Contagiousness Of Divorce; 16. Matching; 17. Collective Action; 18. Conditional Choice; 19. Network Dynamics; 20. Threshold Models Of Social Influence; 21. Time And Scheduling; 22. Homophily And The Focused Organization Of Ties; 23. Status; 24. Dominance Hierarchies; 25. Conflict; PART IV PERSPECTIVES FROM OTHER FIELDS AND APPROACHES; 26. Game Theory; 27. Experiments; 28. Surveys; 29. Analytic Ethnography; 30. Historical Sociology; Name Index; Subject Index; Footnotes;
Control code
u373813
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1611 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780191615238
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL800880
  • (OCoLC)778338905

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