Sites in this category are related to Social Research Methodology: the methods, techniques, and technology employed by social scientists in the advance of their fields.
Sociocybernetics is the application of systems thinking and cybernetic principles in sociology and other social sciences in order to analyse social phenomena regarding their complexity and dynamics.
CIB is a highly flexible cross-impact method used in scenario analysis to analyse the interactions of events, trends, or states in social systems. In English and German.
A critical analysis of the theoretical foundations of Korzybski's general semantics featuring many papers, commentary, and discussions.
A mathematical/statistical technique for extracting and representing the similarity of meaning of words and passages by analysis of large bodies of text.
This essay, by Steve Hoenisch, seeks to shed light on Weber's view of the applicability of objectivity by attempting to answer the overarching question that sits at the foundation of his approach: Was Weber an advocate of value-free social science?
An alternative way to assess subject condition in social sciences.
Research about methods and techniques on problem solving, acquiring knowledge, classification of information, education, and positive creative management skills.
Discusses the logic of relating qualitative and quantitative methods, different approaches for inter-relating them, and innovative applications of methodological inter-relation.
Links to free resources for methods in social science research.
The knowledge base of social science research methods. It focuses on measurements and modeling issues.
The concept of semantic activity that is claimed to proceed as well from single words as from word co-occurrences. This equalization rests upon graph theory.
The interpretations proffered in Herrnstein and Murray's book, "The Bell Curve", are not supported by reanalysis of their data.
Resources for applied social research and evaluation including a complete online research methods text, course resources, and researcher tools.
Member of the Academy of Social Sciences. Describes goals, membership, activities and upcoming events. Located in Hertfordshire.
Vytvorology, which is an exact science of human processes, offers new, acute and reliable research possibilities in this field of human and social processes.
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