- Are you confused by academic jargon? - Do you know your `discourse' from your `dialectic'? - Can you tell the difference between `anomie' and `alienation'? The Social Science Jargon Buster tackles the most confusing concepts in the social sciences, brea
Theory derived from data gathered and analysed in a systematic and rigorous way, as well as a method for generating such theory.
How is theory generated in the social sciences? Traditionally, we have a ‘theoretical’ idea, perhaps sparked by personal experience, past research, ...