An Introduction to Models in the Social Sciences

Charles A. Lave and James G. March

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 432 pages

File size: 12 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

What is a model? How do you construct one? What are some common models in the social sciences? How can models be applied in new situations? What makes a model good? Focusing on answers to these and related questions, this multidisciplinary introduction to model building in the social sciences formulates interesting problems that involve students in creative model building and the process of invention.