Davies, Bleddyn P. (1993) On babies and the emptying of bathwater: contract content, incentives, and the nature of research contributions. Personal Social Services Research Unit (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)
<p>Social science research and analysis are of three kinds; each with its mission, type of topic, time horizons, characteristic<p><p>output, and type of analysis. I characterise the three types by names of the American institutions in which I have worked during the last decade, and whose outputs in my area I have continuously monitored. <p><p><p>I suspect that the style of the analysis and product is moulded by the culture and assumptive worlds, and both reflect the<p><p>arrangements for funding and quality control., <p><p><p>The sketches in part 1 - inevitably too crude to be incontrovertibly valid descriptions - illustrate this. Part 2 thinks through some implications for implementing the post-Williams policy.
|Item Type:||Research report (external)|
|Divisions:||Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Personal Social Services Research Unit|
|Depositing User:||R. Bass|
|Date Deposited:||20 May 2011 14:34|
|Last Modified:||20 May 2014 11:12|
|Resource URI:||https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/27269 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)|