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The Resource Uncontrolled : the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society, Jim Manzi, (electronic resource)

Uncontrolled : the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society, Jim Manzi, (electronic resource)

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Uncontrolled : the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society
Title
Uncontrolled
Title remainder
the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society
Statement of responsibility
Jim Manzi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Manzi, Jim
Dewey number
001.4/34
LC call number
H62
LC item number
.M264 2012
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social sciences
  • Social sciences
  • Experimental design
Label
Uncontrolled : the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society, Jim Manzi, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-284) and index
Contents
Induction and the problem of induction -- Falsification and paradigms -- Implicit and explicit knowledge -- Science as a social enterprise -- Science without experiments -- Some observations concerning probability -- The invention and application of the randomized trial -- Limitations of randomized trials -- Non-experimental social science -- Business strategy as applied social science -- The experimental revolution in business -- Experimental social science -- Liberty as means -- Innovation and cohesion -- Sustainable innovation
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000642410
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 300 p.
Isbn
9780465023240
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012004409
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000642410
Label
Uncontrolled : the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society, Jim Manzi, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-284) and index
Contents
Induction and the problem of induction -- Falsification and paradigms -- Implicit and explicit knowledge -- Science as a social enterprise -- Science without experiments -- Some observations concerning probability -- The invention and application of the randomized trial -- Limitations of randomized trials -- Non-experimental social science -- Business strategy as applied social science -- The experimental revolution in business -- Experimental social science -- Liberty as means -- Innovation and cohesion -- Sustainable innovation
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000642410
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 300 p.
Isbn
9780465023240
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012004409
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000642410

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