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ERIC Number: EJ442135
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0003-1232
Sociological Computing: An Opportunity Missed?
Anderson, Ronald E.; Brent, Edward E.
American Sociologist, v22 n1 p65-77 Spr 1991
Urges sociologists to direct more attention toward computer usage because of computers' increasing importance in producing sociological knowledge. Criticizes professional ambivalence toward computer technology as inhibiting creative software development and adequate training of sociologists in computer methods. Concludes that sociology's ambivalence toward computers threatens the profession's ability to keep up in research and scholarship. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Language: English
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