Advances in Sequence Analysis: Theory, Method, Applications

ISBN: 978-3-319-04968-7 (Print) 978-3-319-04969-4 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Pages 1-17

    Introduction: Sequence Analysis in 2014

  3. How to Compare Sequences

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 19-19

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      Pages 21-38

      Motif of Sequence, Motif in Sequence

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      Pages 39-50

      Using Optimal Matching Analysis in Sociology: Cost Setting and Sociology of Time

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      Pages 51-73

      Distance, Similarity and Sequence Comparison

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      Pages 75-103

      Three Narratives of Sequence Analysis

  4. Life Course Sequences

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 105-105

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      Pages 107-128

      New Perspectives on Family Formation: What Can We Learn from Sequence Analysis?

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      Pages 129-150

      Developmental Psychologists’ Perspective on Pathways Through School and Beyond

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      Pages 151-167

      Sequence Analysis and Transition to Adulthood: An Exploration of the Access to Reproduction in Nineteenth-Century East Belgium

  5. Political Sequences

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 169-169

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      Pages 171-190

      Trajectories of the Persecuted During the Second World War: Contribution to a Microhistory of the Holocaust

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      Pages 191-211

      A Contextual Analysis of Electoral Participation Sequences

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      Pages 213-227

      Governance Built Step-by-Step: Analysing Sequences to Explain Democratization

  6. Visualisation of Sequences and Their Use for Survey Research

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 229-229

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      Pages 231-248

      Sequence as Network: An Attempt to Apply Network Analysis to Sequence Analysis

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      Pages 249-264

      Synchronising Sequences. An Analytic Approach to Explore Relationships Between Events and Temporal Patterns

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      Pages 265-284

      Graphical Representation of Transitions and Sequences

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      Pages 285-304

      Patterns of Contact Attempts in Surveys