|Jones Finer, Catherine / Lewando-Hundt, Gillian (eds.)|
Business of Research
Issues of Policy and Practice
Broadening Perspectives in Social Policy
1. Edition August 2001
2001. 160 Pages, Softcover
ISBN 978-0-631-22824-0 - John Wiley & Sons
The politics and practice of social research nowadays amount more to a form of business activity, than to a scholarly pursuit. This collection of specially commissioned papers offers an unrivalled introduction to the realities and pitfalls of undertaking funded research, with reference to a kaleidescopic range of projects and forms of project management.