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Computer applications in the social sciences

Author: Edward E Brent; Ronald E Anderson
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presenting an introduction to computing and advice on computer applications, this book examines hardware and software with respect to the needs of the social scientist. It offers a framework for the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward E Brent; Ronald E Anderson
ISBN: 0877226660 9780877226666
OCLC Number: 20262071
Description: xii, 471 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I: An Introduction to Computers 1. Introduction: Computer Literacy and the Social Sciences 2. Computer Hardware, Configurations, and Peripherals 3. Computer Software: Languages, Operating Systems, and Programs 4. Computing Environments 5. Managing Social Science Programming Part II: Software Tools 6. Available Software Tools 7. Issues and Strategies for Applications Management Part III: Applications in the Social and Behavioral Sciences 8. Theorizing about and Representing Social Data 9. Bibliographic Retrieval and Literature Reviews 10. Simulating, Modeling, and Planning 11. Managing Data 12. Analyzing Quantitative Data 13. Analyzing Text 14. Graphing 15. Writing and Rewriting 16. Communicating and Collaborating 17. Learning and Teaching 18. Expert Systems and Artificial Intelligence Applications in the Social Sciences 19. Social Issues and the Future of Computing References Glossary Index
Responsibility: Edward E. Brent, Jr., Ronald E. Anderson.

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