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Social science research in India and the world / edited by R.K. Mishra, Jayasree Raveendran and K.N. Jehangir.
Contributor(s): Mishra, R. K [editor.] | Jayasree Raveendran [editor.] | Jehangir, K. N [editor.] | Institute of Public Enterprise (Hyderabad, India) [copyright body.].Material type: BookPublisher: New Delhi : Routledge, 2015Description: xxvi, 217 pages ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781138898455 (hbk.).Subject(s): Social sciences -- Research -- India | Social sciences -- Research | IndiaDDC classification: 300.72 SOC
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Includes bibliographical references.
Cover ; Title Page ; Copyright Page ; Table of Contents ; List of tables ; List of figures ; Preface ; Introduction ; 1. Indian and International Social Science Research: Trends, Issues and Initiatives in Performance Orientation. 2. Social Science in Switzerland: State of the Art and Perspectives 3. The Social Science Research in Thailand: Development, Constraints and Challenges; 4. Social Science Research in Vietnam: Strategies, Issues and Prospects ; 5. Statistics and Public Administration ; 6. Social Science Research in India: Some Methodological Issues. 7. Population and Development Challenges in Bangladesh 8. Connect Social Science Research to Public Policy: A Case of Thailand's Local Initiatives 2003; Notes on contributors ; About the editors.
A unique and comprehensive study on social science research, this book highlights the status, issues, roadblocks and challenges of the field in India and certain select nations of the world. It conducts key cross-comparisons with existing literature in the area, and discusses aid policies and decisions, funding dynamics and quality of research as well as assessment systems in social science research.