Philosophy of Social Science: The Philosophical Foundations of Social Thought
Graduate studies at Western
|Abstract||This is the first book in the new series, is a comprehensive introduction to philosophical problems in the social sciences, encompassing traditional and contemporary perspectives. It is readily accessible, with a firm emphasis on communicating difficult philosophical ideas clearly and effectively to those from outside this discipline. Ted Benton and Ian Craib move systematically through major topic areas, from positivism to post-structuralism, using a wide variety of examples and cases to illustrate key themes.|
|Keywords||Social sciences Philosophy|
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|Call number||H61.15.B46 2001|
|ISBN(s)||0230242596 0333774981 023024260X 9780230242609|
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