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Understanding change : models, methodologies, and metaphors, edited by Andreas Wimmer and Reinhart Kössler

Label
Understanding change : models, methodologies, and metaphors
Title
Understanding change
Title remainder
models, methodologies, and metaphors
Statement of responsibility
edited by Andreas Wimmer and Reinhart Kössler
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Wimmer, Andreas
  • Kössler, Reinhart
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  • Social sciences
  • Change
  • Social change
  • Social sciences
  • Science
  • Interdisciplinary approach to knowledge
Label
Understanding change : models, methodologies, and metaphors, edited by Andreas Wimmer and Reinhart Kössler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • L. Douglas Kiel
  • 4.
  • Economics, chaos and environmental complexity
  • Hans-Walter Lorenz
  • 5.
  • The topology of the possible
  • Walter Fontana
  • 6.
  • Neutrality as a paradigm of change
  • Rudolf Stichweh
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Using evolutionary analogies in social science : two case studies
  • Edmund Chattoe
  • 8.
  • The grip of history and the scope for novelty : some results and open questions on path dependence in economic processes
  • Carolina Castaldi and Giovanni Dosi
  • 9.
  • Analyzing path dependence : lessons from the social sciences
  • James Mahoney
  • 10.
  • Models, methodologies, and metaphors on the move
  • Path dependence and historical contingency in biology
  • Eors Szathmary
  • 11.
  • The new institutional economics : can it deliver for change and development?
  • Jeffrey B. Nugent
  • 12.
  • Institutions, politics and culture : a case for 'old' institutionalism in the study of historical change
  • John Harriss
  • 13.
  • Exporting metaphors, concepts and methods from the natural sciences to the social sciences and vice versa
  • Andreas Wimmer
  • Raghavendra Gadagkar
  • 14.
  • Multiple modernities in the framework of a comparative evolutionary perspective
  • Samuel N. Eisenstadt
  • 15.
  • On modernity and wellbeing
  • Oded Stark
  • 16.
  • Multiplicity in non-linear systems
  • Somdatta Sinha
  • 2.
  • 17.
  • Historical-institutionalism in political science and the problem of change
  • Ellen M. Immergut
  • 18.
  • Social science and history : how predictable is political behavior?
  • Roger D. Congleton
  • 19.
  • Reconstructing change in historical systems : are there commonalities between evolutionary biology and the humanities?
  • Joel Cracraft
  • 20.
  • Climate change : complexity, chaos and order
  • History, uncertainty, and disciplinary difference : concluding observations by a social scientist
  • Reinhart Kossler
  • Paul Higgins
  • 3.
  • Chaos in social systems : assessment and relevance
Control code
9146689
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 314 p.
Isbn
9781403939418
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2005043284
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (BNAtoc) 2005043284
  • (DLC) 2005043284
  • (Uk)013200409
  • 9146689
Label
Understanding change : models, methodologies, and metaphors, edited by Andreas Wimmer and Reinhart Kössler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • L. Douglas Kiel
  • 4.
  • Economics, chaos and environmental complexity
  • Hans-Walter Lorenz
  • 5.
  • The topology of the possible
  • Walter Fontana
  • 6.
  • Neutrality as a paradigm of change
  • Rudolf Stichweh
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Using evolutionary analogies in social science : two case studies
  • Edmund Chattoe
  • 8.
  • The grip of history and the scope for novelty : some results and open questions on path dependence in economic processes
  • Carolina Castaldi and Giovanni Dosi
  • 9.
  • Analyzing path dependence : lessons from the social sciences
  • James Mahoney
  • 10.
  • Models, methodologies, and metaphors on the move
  • Path dependence and historical contingency in biology
  • Eors Szathmary
  • 11.
  • The new institutional economics : can it deliver for change and development?
  • Jeffrey B. Nugent
  • 12.
  • Institutions, politics and culture : a case for 'old' institutionalism in the study of historical change
  • John Harriss
  • 13.
  • Exporting metaphors, concepts and methods from the natural sciences to the social sciences and vice versa
  • Andreas Wimmer
  • Raghavendra Gadagkar
  • 14.
  • Multiple modernities in the framework of a comparative evolutionary perspective
  • Samuel N. Eisenstadt
  • 15.
  • On modernity and wellbeing
  • Oded Stark
  • 16.
  • Multiplicity in non-linear systems
  • Somdatta Sinha
  • 2.
  • 17.
  • Historical-institutionalism in political science and the problem of change
  • Ellen M. Immergut
  • 18.
  • Social science and history : how predictable is political behavior?
  • Roger D. Congleton
  • 19.
  • Reconstructing change in historical systems : are there commonalities between evolutionary biology and the humanities?
  • Joel Cracraft
  • 20.
  • Climate change : complexity, chaos and order
  • History, uncertainty, and disciplinary difference : concluding observations by a social scientist
  • Reinhart Kossler
  • Paul Higgins
  • 3.
  • Chaos in social systems : assessment and relevance
Control code
9146689
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 314 p.
Isbn
9781403939418
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2005043284
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (BNAtoc) 2005043284
  • (DLC) 2005043284
  • (Uk)013200409
  • 9146689

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