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Enfoques y metodologías en las ciencias sociales : una perspectiva pluralista

Donatella della Porta; Michael Keating

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Type: Monograph
Year: 2013

Este es un nuevo y revolucionario manual que ofrece a profesores y estudiantes de ciclos superiores los principales enfoques y metodologías de investigación en el campo de las ciencias sociales. Escrito por un destacado conjunto de investigadores y avalado por su éxito como instrumento de estudio, permite a los estudiantes elegir su propio enfoque de investigación, justificarlo y ubicarlo dentro de su disciplina. Se analizan cuestiones de ontología, epistemología y filosofía de las ciencias sociales, abarcando asimismo temas de metodología y diseño de la investigación, esenciales para elaborar una buena propuesta. Excelente síntesis, la presente obra está destinada a convertirse en obra de referencia en las ciencias sociales.

[ This book is translated from: Donatella DELLA PORTA and Michael KEATING (eds), Approaches and Methodologies in the Social Sciences: A pluralist perspective, Cambridge/New York, Cambridge University Press, 2008]

Madrid : Ediciones Akal, 2013, Universitaria. ISBN: 9788446030621

News

09/11/2018

Donatella della Porta on the Growing Criminalization of Protest

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The criminalization of protest is growing: there are many signals of this both in ‘hybrid’ regimes and in democratic countries. In this interview, Donatella della Porta discusses the dynamics and consequences of such trend.

14/09/2018

Andrea Pirro appointed as new editor of East European Politics

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Andrea Pirro has been recently appointed as new editor of the journal East European Politics published by Taylor and Francis.

31/08/2018

Volkswagen foundation Grant 2018 for Manuela Caiani

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Manuela Caiani has been awarded the Volkswagen Grant 2018 for the research project Popular Music as a Medium for the Mainstreaming of Populist Ideologies in Europe, that will be directed by Mario Dunkel (University Carl von Ossietzky of Oldenburg, Germany).

Publications

Journal Article - 2018

Movement parties of the far right: The organization and strategies of nativist collective actors

Andrea Pirro, Pietro Castelli Gattinara
Despite theoretical commonalities, very little empirical research has focused on far-right “movement parties” as collective actors operating both in the protest and the electoral arenas. The article redresses this inconsistency by exploring the organizational and strategic configuration of two far-right collective actors—the Hungarian Jobbik and the Italian CasaPound.

Monograph - 2018

Political Strategies and Social Movements in Latin America. The Zapatistas and Bolivian Cocaleros

Leonidas Oikonomakis
This book investigates how social movements form their political strategies in their quest for social change and -when they shift from one strategy to another- why and how that happens.