en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Area_studies

Area studies (also regional studies) are interdisciplinary fields of research and scholarship ... Typical area study programs involve history, political science, sociology, cultural studies, languages, geography, literature, and related disciplines.

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Social science is a category of academic disciplines, concerned with society and the ... Positivist social scientists use methods resembling those of the natural sciences as ..... Area studies are interdisciplinary fields of research and scholarship ...

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Jul 28, 2010 ... How, for example, is social science theory pertinent to explaining the ... Another critical contribution of the social sciences to area studies is the ...

www.oxfordhandbooks.com/view/10.1093/oxfordhb/9780198733522.001.0001/oxfordhb-9780198733522-e-11

Distinctions among social science disciplines are historically forged and to some ... interdisciplinary social science since World War II: area studies, quantitative ...

www.llas.ac.uk/resources/gpg/1384.html

Defines the relationship of area studies to social sciences. Assesses the current situation of, and logistical challenges to, social science teaching in area studies.

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Similarly, the Foundation's funding to the Social Science Research Council ... area studies provided an opportunity for the Humanities and Social Sciences ...

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"The social scientists ignored Area Studies," remembered historian Herb Klein, director of Stanford's Center for Latin American Studies. "People complained that  ...

www.ox.ac.uk/admissions/graduate/courses/social-sciences/area-studies

Join the Oxford School of Global and Area Studies (OSGA) as a graduate student ... both insights provided by the separate social science disciplines of anthropology, economics, politics, international relations, history and sociology, and the ...

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The volume edited by Mark Tessler addresses a set of critical issues confronting all social scientists whose field of inquiry is extra-American.... Tessler and his ...