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Author Phelan, Peter, 1941-
Title Argument and evidence : critical analysis for the social sciences / Peter Phelan and Peter Reynolds.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, [1996]
©1996.

Author Phelan, Peter, 1941-
Subject Social sciences -- Methodology.
Alt Name Reynolds, Peter J.
Description 1 online resource (ix, 247 pages) : illustrations
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 238-241) and index.
Contents Chapter 1 Introduction -- chapter 2 Argument and evidence -- chapter 3 Context, convention and communication -- chapter 4 An informal analysis of arguments -- chapter 5 Patterns of reasoning -- chapter 6 Establishing validity -- chapter 7 Critical analysis in practice -- chapter Tories ignore crime study -- chapter 8 Assumptions -- chapter 9 Evidence as ground for belief -- chapter 10 What counts as evidence? -- chapter 11 Presenting and summarising evidence -- chapter 12 Furthering knowledge -- chapter 13 Probability and uncertainty -- chapter 14 Probability theory applied -- chapter 15 Estimation and reliability -- chapter 16 Testing hypotheses.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0203296176 (electronic bk.)
9780203296172 (electronic bk.)
0203200748 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
9780203200742 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
9786610325429
6610325421
9780415113724
0415113725
0415113725 (Cloth)
0415113733 (pbk.)
OCLC # 50543164
Additional Format Print version: Phelan, Peter, 1941- Argument and evidence. London ; New York : Routledge, ©1996 0415113725 (DLC) 95015784 (OCoLC)32346583.


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