By Gary Goertz
Some within the social sciences argue that an identical good judgment applies to either qualitative and quantitative tools. In A story of 2 Cultures, Gary Goertz and James Mahoney display that those paradigms represent assorted cultures, each one internally coherent but marked via contrasting norms, practices, and toolkits. They determine and talk about significant variations among those traditions that contact approximately each point of social technology learn, together with layout, pursuits, causal results and types, recommendations and size, facts research, and case choice. even supposing curious about the diversities among qualitative and quantitative examine, Goertz and Mahoney additionally search to advertise toleration, trade, and studying by way of permitting students to imagine past their very own tradition and notice another clinical worldview. This e-book is written in an simply available type and contours a bunch of real-world examples to demonstrate methodological points.