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Title Social science and social policy / edited by R. Lance Shotland, Melvin M. Mark
Published Beverly Hills : Sage Publications, [1985]


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Description 375 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Leigh S Shaffer and Stephanie A Shields Carolyn Wood Sherif -- A Memorial Note R Lance Shotland and Melvin M Mark Introduction Part One -- General Issues Thomas D Cook Post Positivist Critical Multiplism Lee Sechrest Social Science and Social Policy -- Will our Numbers ever be Good Enough? Milbrey Wallin McLaughlin Implementation Realities and Evaluation Design Thomas F Pettigrew Can Social Scientists be Effective Actors in the Policy Arena? Part Two -- Policy Areas Marylee C Taylor Science and Politics in Affirmative Action Research Pamela Stone Cain The Role of the Social Sciences in the Comparable Worth Movement Henry M Levin Can the Social Sciences Solve the Problem of Unemployment? Robert G St Pierr -- Conclusions Melvin M Mark and R Lance Shotland Toward More Useful Social Science
Analysis Social sciences related to social policies
Notes Includes bibliographies
Bibliography Includes bibliographies
Subject Policy sciences.
Social sciences.
Author Mark, Melvin M.
Shotland, R. Lance.
LC no. 84018196
ISBN 0803921608