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Author Haux, Tina, author.

Title Dimensions of impact in the social sciences : the case of social policy, sociology and political science research / Tina Haux
Published Bristol, UK : Policy Press : Policy Press, 2019
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Description 1 online resource
Series Policy Press shorts. Research
Policy Press shorts. Research.
Contents Front cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Lists of tables and boxes; Acknowledgements; One. Introduction; Two. Dimension 1: The role of academic research in policymaking; Three. Researching impact; Four. Dimension 2: The nature of the underlying research and characteristics of the researchers; Five. Dimension 3: The nature and reach of impact; Six. Dimension 4: Taking the long view: looking back over 40 years of Social Policy; Seven. Summary and conclusions; Appendix; References; Index; Back cover
Summary This concise, informative book analyses impact across the social sciences. Drawing on fifteen interviews with senior academics for a longitudinal view, the author sets out valuable recommendations of how and when scholars can achieve impact
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed June 28, 2019)
Subject Social sciences -- Research.
Social policy.
public policy.
Social policy.
Social sciences -- Research.
Science impact index
Quantitative Methode
Politique sociale -- Recherche.
Sciences sociales -- Recherche.
Techniques de decision en politique.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781447327943