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The rise of citizen social science raises more questions about social science than it answers

Albert, Alex (2021) The rise of citizen social science raises more questions about social science than it answers. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) blog (27 Jul 2021). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Citizen social science, whereby members of the public participate in the investigation and analysis of social phenomena, is becoming an increasingly common research method, especially to address localised social issues. Alexandra Albert writes that whilst citizen social science presents certain opportunities, the potential of citizen social science to realign the power dynamics and relationships between researcher and researched remains to be realised.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/europpblog/
Additional Information: © 2021 The Authors
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JZ International relations
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Date Deposited: 13 Sep 2021 15:06
Last Modified: 13 Sep 2021 15:06
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/111677

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