Sociology as a Population Science
作者: John H. Goldthorpe
作者单位: University of Oxford
出版社: Cambridge University Press,   2016
ISBN: 9781316412565
来源数据库: Cambridge University Press
DOI: 10.1017/CBO9781316412565
原始语种摘要: John Goldthorpe is one of Britain's most eminent sociologists and a strong advocate of quantitative sociology. In this concise and accessible book, he provides a new rationale for recent developments in sociology which focus on establishing and explaining probabilistic regularities in human populations. Through these developments, Goldthorpe shows how sociology has become more securely placed within the 'probabilistic revolution' that has occurred over the last century in the natural and social sciences alike. The central arguments of the book are illustrated with examples from different areas of sociology, ranging from social stratification and the sociology of the family to the sociology of revolutions. He concludes by considering the implications of these arguments for the proper...
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  • sociology 社会学
  • social 群居的
  • revolution 变革
  • probabilistic 概率的
  • establishing 定苗
  • accessible 易接近的
  • concise 简洁
  • become 成为
  • advocate 辩护人
  • alike 相似的