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Jak se vyrábí sociologická znalost

Jak se vyrábí sociologická znalost

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[The Manufacture of Sociological Knowledge]

Disman, Miroslav

subjects: sociology

paperback, 374 pp., 5. edition
published: december 2021
ISBN: 978-80-246-5053-1
recommended price: 255 czk



"Let us first state what this book is not about. It does not strive to replace a standard sociological research textbook, it does not offer a compete arsenal of methods and techniques, and last but not least, it does not aspire to teach the reader statistics. In this sense, its goal is far more modest: to understand the logic of research and comprehend the meaning of statistical operations." - taken from the book's foreword by the author. Disman presents the usually tedious sociological methods with humour and a view from above, and rather than being concerned with statistics itself, he is concerned with "the ability to understand the real meaning of our data."