6 edition of The logic of policy inquiry found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||David C. Paris, James F. Reynolds.|
|Contributions||Reynolds, James F.|
|LC Classifications||H97 .P37 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 276 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||276|
|ISBN 10||0582283566, 0582283574|
|LC Control Number||82014877|
The Logic of Sufficiency is the most thought-provoking book I have read on the interaction of the individual, society, economics, and the environment. You will not be disappointed with Thomas Princen's cutting-edge thinking about humans living in harmony with the land that sustains us. Scholars and the individuals involved in making public policy use a variety of words to describe how they actually arrive at the content of those policies. Perhaps the most commonly used word is “formulation” (see Jordan and Turnpenny, ), but words such as creation, innovation, and development are also used to describe the process of finding some form of intervention to confront a Author: B. Guy Peters.
However, with these changes the notion of logic came to be swallowed up by formal and symbolic concerns. Logic as the theory of inquiry was lost sight of leaving mathematical logic as the sole claimant to the title of “Logic.”. One might argue that this is simply as things ought to be. If there is to be a “theory of inquiry” then surely science and the philosophy of science fulfill this role. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.
Designing Social Inquiry: Scientific Inference in Qualitative Research (or KVV) is an influential book written by Gary King, Robert Keohane, and Sidney Verba that lays out guidelines for conducting qualitative research. The central thesis of the book is that qualitative and quantitative research share the same "logic of inference" (p. 3). The book primarily applies lessons from regression. Public Policy Books Showing of 2, Policy Paradox: The Art of Political Decision Making (Paperback) by. Deborah Stone (shelved 20 times as public-policy) avg rating — ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read.
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Extensively illustrated with figures by the author, The Logic of Reliable Inquiry assumes only introductory knowledge of basic logic and computability by: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Paris, David C.
Logic of policy inquiry. New York: Longman, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. Chapter 5 discusses Dewey’s view of the logic of inquiry. Chapter 6 examines Dewey’s effort to understand inquiry as a natural process and the logic of inquiry as a mode of explanation.
According to Dewey, logical principles are “habits” or rules of inference necessary to the conduct of every successful inferential : Isaac Levi. Logic: Inquiry, Argument, and Order is the first book of its kind to frame the study of introductory logic in terms of problems connected to wider issues of knowledge and judgment that arise in the context of racial, cultural, and religious diversity.
With its accessible style and integration of philosophical inquiry and real-life concerns, this book offers a novel approach to the theory of logic and its relevance to.
The logic of political inquiry revolves around two major issues – determining research paradigms and strate gies. Research paradi gms ar e the broad ontological and epistemological traditions Author: Nkwachukwu Orji. This fateful interrelationship between science and liberty in our time is given supreme and elegant reflection in The Logic of Liberty.
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The Logic of Inquiry: Deduction A deductive argument is also called a “syllogism.” It is an argument that is structured in such a way that, if the terms are valid and if the syllogism is validly constructed, then the conclusion must necessarily be valid. Part III, Discursive Policy Inquiry: Resituating Empirical Analysis (four chapters), offers a postempiricist methodology for policy inquiry based on the logic of practical discourse, and explores specific methodological perspectives pertinent to such an orientation, in particular the role of interpretation in policy analysis, narrative policy.
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Inquiry is one of the most essential skills in the world of business and management; as well as being of great utility to the student of philosophy, this book can help clarify the process of inquiry and develop skills for inquiry in the context of decision making, and may therefore be of considerable service to a range of different by: System Upgrade on Tue, May 19th, at 2am (ET) During this period, E-commerce and registration of new users may not be available for up to 12 hours.
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Public Policy Analysis. In the past thirty years and more, this book has been used in degree and certificate programs in universities, think tanks, and governments in this country. This book introduces a radically different type of liberal political theory by severing liberal thought from all underlying moral foundations.
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This is the third of four chapters offering a postempiricist methodology for policy inquiry based on the logic of practical discourse, and explores the narrative form of discourse and narrative analysis, an emerging and promising orientation in policy analysis.
The unified logic of inference that this book explicates will be enormously useful to qualitative researchers of all traditions and substantive fields. Gary King is Professor of Government and Director of the Harvard Data Center at Harvard University.
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Karl Popper is a leading philosopher of science. In this book he introduced the concept of falsifiability. Put simply, no theory can be considered a scientific theory unless it can be scrutinized Read full review5/5(3).
The result is perhaps his most highly regarded work, his posthumous Logic, Logic, and Logic. This book reprints much of Boolos's work on the rehabilitation of Frege, as well as a number of his papers on set theory, second-order logic and nonfirstorderizability, plural quantification, proof theory, and three short insightful papers on Gödel Doctoral advisor: Hilary Putnam.Thus inquiry in the sense of knowledge-seeking becomes inquiry in the sense of interrogation.
Using this new logic, Hintikka establishes a result that will undoubtedly be considered the fundamental theorem of all epistemology, viz., the virtual identity of optimal strategies of pure discovery with optimal deductive strategies. Questions to.The Oxford Handbooks of Political Science is a ten volume set of reference books offering authoritative and engaging critical overviews of all the main branches of PUBLIC POLICIES The Logic of Appropriateness James G.
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