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Philosophy and methodology in the social sciences

by Barry Hindess

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Published by Harvester Press in Hassocks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social sciences.,
  • Social sciences -- Methodology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBarry Hindess.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH61 .H52 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination258 p. ;
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4607923M
    ISBN 100855273445
    LC Control Number77371337

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The classic philosophical questions about methodology, progress, rationality and reality are addressed by reference to examples from the. The last decades have seen major reformations in the philosophy and history of science. What has been called 'post-positivist' philosophy of science has introduced radically new concerns with historical, social, and valuative components of scientific thought in the natural sciences, and has raised.

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Kaldis (philosophy, Hellenic Open Univ. Sch. of Humanities, Greece) gives extensive coverage of the titular subjects, offering definitions of key terms and examining the relationship between the two. The social science have long labored in the shadow of those successes, and one popular response has been to try to model the social sciences on one or another of the natural sciences; this naturalism forms one of the recurrent gestures in the philosophy of the social sciences, and we will trace it through its incarnation in the Logical.

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His award-winning book The Conduct of Inquiry in International Relations has recently been published by Routledge in a second, revised edition. At present he is working on projects on explanation in the social sciences, theological responses to climate change, and the theory and methodology of Max Weber.

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The subject of this encyclopedia is purposefully multi- .International Journal of Social Sciences and Humanity Studies The International Journal of Social Sciences and Humanity Studies (IJ-SSHS) - (ISSN - ) is an open access, double-blind peer-reviewed, international journal published by Social Sciences Research Society in English.The essays in this book were written, as all methodological essays should be written, in the closest intimacy with actual research and against a background of constant and intensive meditation on the substantive problems of the theory and strategy of the social sciences.