How H&SS Differ From Science
. . . . These problems make it difficult to understand social reality in the first instance, and they also pose special problems for creating cyberinfrastructure for the social sciences. But they also provide interesting challenges for computer scientists, digital librarians, and social scientists themselves. Perhaps most importantly, overcoming these problems provides the opportunity to revolutionize the social sciences.

Henry Brady, Professor of Political Science and Public Policy
Director, Survey Research Center and UC Data, UC Berkeley
Berkeley Meeting, August 21, 2004