Rational Choice Theory and Large Scale Data Analysis

Synopsis

Though rational-choice theory is well-established in sociology & economics, its influence on quantitative empirical sociology is limited. This book examines why there is hardly a link between the two & how they could be more integrated in the future.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Hans-Peter Blossfeld
  • Gerald Prein
  • John H. Goldthorpe
  • Siegwart Lindenberg
  • Peter Hedström
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Boulder, CO
Publication year:
  • 1998