Charting the Globe
Series: Social Research Today
The social sciences rely more on the comparative method than on experimental data mainly because the latter is difficult to acquire amongst human populations. The International Social Survey Programme has played a pioneering role in creating and sustaining methodologically-sophisticated mass...
Published January 31st 2012 by Routledge
The Failure of a Dream?
Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology
Max Haller's impressive book presents an analysis of the process of European integration which keeps the relation between elites and citizens at the forefront. It is shown on the basis of new empirical data (surveys, interviews, analyses of documents and biographies) that European...
Published May 6th 2011 by Routledge
New Findings from East-West Comparisons of Social Structure and Mobility
Is there a typical European class structure? Have power patterns left any imprint in the European societies of today? Has the experience of socialist revolution in Eastern Europe created a distinctive social-structural pattern in that part of the continent? These are only a few of the questions...
Published December 31st 1990 by Routledge