Case-study concept in social sciences and French traditions of labor organization monographic studies
Сand. Sci. (Soc.), Prof., National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia. firstname.lastname@example.org
Сand. Sci. (Soc.), Senior Lecturer, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia. email@example.com
Making and development of case-study concept are discussed in context of methodological discussion among sociologists about limitations and explanatory scope of the method. Varieties of theoretical and methodological approaches are demonstrated using a series of comparative monographic studies in labor organizations in France.