II. Understanding in the social sciences revisited

Inquiry 12 (1-4):347-349 (1969)
Rolf Gruner's article on the role of understanding in the social sciences casts rational understanding as the aim of the social sciences. Even though he opts for a non?controversial methodology for the social sciences, his view still commits the social sciences to seeking the reproduction of reality rather than the explanation of it
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    Richard S. Rudner (1966). Philosophy of Social Science. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,Prentice-Hall.
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