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Constructing Social Research Objects


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1 Introduction
   Håkon Leiulfsrud and Peter Sohlberg

2 How Do You Establish the Research Object in Sociology?
   Richard Swedberg

3 Historical Epistemology, Sociology, and Statistics
   Johs Hjellbrekke

4 Constructing Social Structure
   John Scott

5 Constructing the Conceptual Tools for the Global South
   David Fasenfest and Raju J. Das

6 The Significance of Social Bonds
   Göran Ahrne

7 Organisations as a Sociological Research Object
  How Schools Reproduce Inequality
   Raimund Hasse

8 Broken Promises and Lost Qualities
  Constructing Management as a Research Object in Sociology and Anthropology
   Emil André Røyrvik

9 On Thought Experiments in Sociology and the Power of Thinking
   Michela Betta and Richard Swedberg

10 Constructing and Researching the Object in Time and Space
   Harriet Bjerrum Nielsen

11 Academic Star Wars
  Pierre Bourdieu and Dorothy E. Smith on Academic Work
   Karin Widerberg

12 Living Theory
  Reflections on Four Decades of Teaching Social Theory
   Michael Burawoy

13 Postscript
   Peter Sohlberg and Håkon Leiulfsrud


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About the Author

Hkon Leiulfsrud is Professor in Sociology at Norwegian University of Science and Technology. He has published his work in the field of sociology with a special interest in social inequality, class and social stratification, labour market, and welfare state issues. He has been teaching sociological theory, courses in social inequality and welfare state, and research methods in Trondheim since the mid 1990s.

Peter Sohlberg is Professor in Philosophy of Social Science and Sociology at Norwegian University of Science and Technology. He has published his work in the fields of philosophy of science, sociology, and social psychology. He has been teaching social theory and philosophy of social science since the early 1990s in Uppsala, Stockholm and Trondheim. His most recent book is Functionalist Construction Work in Social Science. The Lost Heritage.

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