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Social scientists and international affairs; a case for a sociology of social science, edited by Elisabeth T. Crawford [and] Albert D. Biderman.

; Biderman, Albert D., joint comp
New York, Wiley [1968, c1969] .
ISBN 9780471185307, 0471185302

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Other Authors Biderman, Albert D.,
Subjects Social sciences -- Research -- United States.
Social sciences -- Research.
Social sciences and state -- United States.
Social sciences and state.
United States.
Description xv, 333 p. 26 cm.
Notes "Bibliographic appendix": p. 285-324.
Contents I. Perspectives on the social roles of the social sciences. Sociology and theory of knowledge / Florian Znaniecki ; Social science and social policy / Edward A. Shils. -- II. The social organization of policy-oriented social science. The structure of policy / Don K. Price ; The informal organization of policy-oriented social science / Elisabeth T. Crawford ; Researchers, scholars and policy makers: the politics of large-scale research / Peter H. Rossi ; Values and organization in a university social research group / Warren G. Bennis ; The utilization of social scientists in the overseas branch of the Office of War Information / Leonard W. Doob ; Political-development doctrines in the American foreign aid program / Robert A. Packenham ; The soldier and international relations / Morris Janowitz ; The social sciences in the foreign policy subsystem of Congress / Paul De Forest. -- III. The affairs of social scientists with the affairs of state. The psychologist in international affairs / Charles Osgood ; The peace research game / Martin Oppenheimer ; The life and death of Project Camelot / Irving Louis Horowitz ; Some principles regarding the utilization of social science research within the military / George W. Croker ; Social research and psychological warfare / Leonard S. Cottrell, Jr. ; The problem of national character: a methodological analysis / Maurice L. Farber ; The role of public opinion in international relations / Lloyd A. Free ; International influence process: How relevant is the contribution of psychologists? / Robert H. Davis. -- IV. The functions of policy-oriented social science. Social science and social engineering / Philip M. Hauser ; Conversion barriers in using the social sciences / Harold Guetzkow ; The relation of ideological intelligence to public policy / Harold D. Lasswell ; Foreign policy making and administrative politics / Paul Y. Hammond ; Inquiry and policy: the relation of knowledge to action / Max F. Millikan. -- Bibliographic appendix. Social roles of the social sciences: general and introductory writings ; Approaches to the study of the role of social science in public policy: theory and method ; The organization of policy-oriented social science ; Decision-making structures and the use of social science research ; The substance of social science knowledge and policy concerns in international and military affairs.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocm00165513
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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