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Collier, David 1942-

Overview
Works: 34 works in 179 publications in 5 languages and 4,573 library holdings
Genres: History  Handbooks and manuals  Rules 
Roles: Author, Editor, Originator
Classifications: JL960,
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Most widely held works about David Collier
 
Most widely held works by David Collier
The New authoritarianism in Latin America by David Collier( Book )

17 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rethinking social inquiry : diverse tools, shared standards by Henry E Brady( Book )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Rethinking Social Inquiry' offers a cohesive set of reflections on the quest for common standards drawn from quantitative methodology. The contributors argue that these standards must be drawn from exemplary qualitative research as well as the best quantitative studies
Shaping the political arena : critical junctures, the labor movement, and regime dynamics in Latin America by Ruth Berins Collier( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Squatters and oligarchs : authoritarian rule and policy change in Peru by David Collier( Book )

7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford handbook of political methodology( Book )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political methodology has changed dramatically over the past thirty years, and many new methods and techniques have been developed. Both the Political Methodology Society and the Qualitative/Multi-Methods Section of the American Political Science Association have engaged in ongoing research and training programs that have advanced quantitative and qualitative methodology. The Oxford Handbook of Political Methodology presents and synthesizes these developments. The Handbook provides comprehensive overviews of diverse methodological approaches, with an emphasis on three major themes. First, specific methodological tools should be at the service of improved conceptualization, comprehension of meaning, measurement, and data collection. They should increase analysts' leverage in reasoning about causal relationships and evaluating them empirically by contributing to powerful research designs. Second, the authors explore the many different ways of addressing these tasks: through case-studies and large-n designs, with both quantitative and qualitative data, and via techniques ranging from statistical modelling to process tracing. Finally, techniques can cut across traditional methodological boundaries and can be useful for many different kinds of researchers. Many of the authors thus explore how their methods can inform, and be used by, scholars engaged in diverse branches of methodology
Statistical models : theory and practice by David Freedman( Book )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"David A. Freedman presents here a definitive synthesis of his approach to causal inference in the social sciences. He explores the foundations and limitations of statistical modeling, illustrating basic arguments with examples from political science, public policy, law, and epidemiology. Freedman maintains that many new technical approaches to statistical modeling constitute not progress, but regress. Instead, he advocates a 'shoe leather' methodology, which exploits natural variation to mitigate confounding and relies on intimate knowledge of the subject matter to develop meticulous research designs and eliminate rival explanations. When Freedman first enunciated this position, he was met with scepticism, in part because it was hard to believe that a mathematical statistician of his stature would favor 'low-tech' approaches. But the tide is turning. Many social scientists now agree that statistical technique cannot substitute for good research design and subject matter knowledge. This book offers an integrated presentation of Freedman's views"--Provided by publisher
Concepts and method in social science : the tradition of Giovanni Sartori by Giovanni Sartori( Book )

9 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Careful work with concepts is a cornerstone of good social science methodology. Concepts and Method in Social Science demonstrates the crucial role of concepts, providing a timely contribution that draws both on the classic work of Giovanni Sartori and the writing of a younger generation of scholars." "In this volume, major writings of Sartori are juxtaposed with other work that exemplifies important approaches to concept analysis. The book is organized into three key sections; Part I : Sartori on Concepts and Methods - including an examination of the necessary logical steps in moving from conceptualization to measurement and the relationships among meanings, terms and observations; Part II: Extending the Sartori Tradition - eminent scholars analyse five key ideas in concept analysis: revolution, culture, democracy, peasants and institutionalization within the context of the Sartori tradition; Part III: In the Academy and Beyond - both an engaging autobiographical essay written by Giovanni Sartori and reflections from former students provide a unique context in which to situate this varied and rigorous discussion of concept analysis and qualitative methods." "Concepts and Method in Social Science is an accessible text that is well suited to advanced undergraduates and graduate students, providing a distinct and coherent introduction to comparative political analysis."--Jacket
The political system by David Collier( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barriadas y élites, de Odría a Velasco by David Collier( Book )

7 editions published in 1978 in Spanish and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Squatter settlements and the incorporation of migrants into urban life : the case of Lima by David Collier( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Nuevo autoritarismo en América Latina by Fernando Henrique Cardoso( Book )

7 editions published in 1985 in Spanish and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concepts & methods in social science : Giovanni Sartori & his legacy( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strategic choice models of political change in Latin America by David Collier( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the spirit of Batlle : shaping the political arena and the great Uruguayan exception by Mark Alan Healey( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Democracy "with adjectives" : conceptual innovation in comparative research by David Collier( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Squatter-settlement formation and the politics of co-optation in Peru by David Collier( )

5 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O Novo autoritarismo na América Latina by David Collier( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in Spanish and Portuguese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakai kagaku no hōhō ronsō : Tayōna bunseki dōgu to kyōtsū no kijun( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liberalism, fascism, or social democracy : social classes and the political origins of regimes in interwar Europe by Gregory M Luebbert( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This work provides a sweeping historical analysis of the political development of Western Europe in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. Arguing that the evolution of most Western European nations into liberal democracies, social democracies, or fascist regimes was attributable to a discrete set of social class alliances, the author explores the origins and outcomes of the political development in the individual nations. In Britain, France, and Switzerland, countries with a unified middle class, liberal forces established political hegemony before World War I. By coopting considera
 
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The New authoritarianism in Latin America
Alternative Names
David Collier Amerikaans politicoloog

David Collier amerikansk politisk videnskabsmand

Коллиер, Дэвид

コリアー, デヴィッド

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Rethinking social inquiry : diverse tools, shared standardsThe Oxford handbook of political methodologyStatistical models : theory and practiceConcepts and method in social science : the tradition of Giovanni SartoriEl Nuevo autoritarismo en América LatinaConcepts & methods in social science : Giovanni Sartori & his legacyLiberalism, fascism, or social democracy : social classes and the political origins of regimes in interwar Europe