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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

05/03/2019

Call for Papers - Social Movements and Parties in a Fractured Media Landscape

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The call for papers is now open for a two-day symposium held under the auspices of the journal ‘Information, Communication & Society’ (iCS) at the Centre on Social Movement Studies, 1-2 July 2019.

05/03/2019

A dialogue on labour, trade unions and conflicts

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On the 22nd of March, from 4pm to 7pm, Donatella della Porta (Scuola Normale Superiore) and Maurizio Landini (Secretary General of CGIL) will discuss about labour, trade unions and conflicts.

21/02/2019

Applications now open! Third Edition of the Summer School on Methods for the Study of Political Participation and Mobilisation

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Applicants must send their application materials no later than March the 17th 2019.

Publications

Journal Article - 2019

Ballots and barricades enhanced: far‐right ‘movement parties’ and movement‐electoral interactions

Andrea Pirro
This contribution enhances our understanding of the contemporary far right by focusing on the neglected links between movements and elections within the broader context of contention.

Journal Article - 2019

From the Rainy Place to the Burnt Palace: How Social Movements Form their Political Strategies. The Case of the Six Federations of the Tropic of Cochabamba

Leonidas Oikonomakis
Exploring the case of the cocaleros of the Chapare, this article argues that more emphasis should be placed on mechanisms that are internal to the movements, such as: (a) the resonance of other political experiences at home and abroad, (b) internal struggles for ideological hegemony, and (c) the political formation of their grassroots.