Book Volume 5 2009

Causality and Causal Modelling in the Social Sciences

Measuring Variations

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-8816-2 (Print) 978-1-4020-8817-9 (Online)

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvii

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    Chapter

    Pages 15-33

    What Do Social Scientists Do?

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    Chapter

    Pages 35-52

    Probabilistic Approaches

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    Chapter

    Pages 53-90

    Methodology of Causal Modelling

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    Chapter

    Pages 91-132

    Epistemology of Causal Modelling

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    Chapter

    Pages 133-154

    Methodological Consequences: Objective Bayesianism

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    Chapter

    Pages 155-191

    Methodological Consequences: Mechanisms and Levels of Causation

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    Chapter

    Pages 193-209

    Supporting the Rationale of Variation

  9. Back Matter

    Pages 211-235