This book offers a guide to sociology that explores its theoretical and methodological dimensions. Aiming to provide the reader with a sense of the reasoned character of the discipline, it traces how different theories and methods relate to one another, exploring the particular problems they spawn and the debates that have arisen in response.Hopefully the lottery example can help ease some of the puzzlement about how statistics works. If one thinks of the a#39;laws of ... we can work out how many different ways in which the dice can possibly fall. There are only six faces on each dieanbsp;...

Title | : | Theory and Methods in Sociology |

Author | : | John Hughes, Wes Sharrock |

Publisher | : | Palgrave Macmillan - 2007-09-11 |

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