An Introduction to Models in the Social Sciences
Charles A. Lave and James G. March
Page count: 432 pages
File size: 12 MB
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.