Bußhoffs Wissenschaftstheorie der Politikwissenschaft und Lakatos

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In reply to H. Bußhoff's paper I give another outline of Lakatos' approach to normative theories in order to reduce the misunderstandings Bußhoff seems to have fallen victim to. . In particular, I try to show that he is wrong in claiming there is a vicious circle in this approach or my interpretation of it . Finally, I expose for criticism his alternative methodology of political science which propagates a theory of a "third type", suggesting that he takes too little seriously problems he calls academical although their importance has been shown not only by Lakatos but by political philosophers as Rawls and Nozick
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Heinrich Bußhoff (1981). Wissenschaftstheorie und politische Theorie. Journal for General Philosophy of Science / Zeitschrift für Allgemeine Wissenschaftstheorie 12 (1):116-134.
U. Steinvorth (1980). Lakatos Und Politische Theorie. Journal for General Philosophy of Science 11 (1):135-146.
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