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    Max H. Kirsch (2000). Queer Theory and Social Change. Routledge.
    The emergence of queer theory represents a huge leap in our understanding of lesbian and gay peoples. It embodies a context for treating these people as worthy of consideration in their own rights and not as an appendage to general cultural theory. Max Kirsch argues that the current development of this area is in danger of repeating past mistakes in the construction of analyses, and ultimately, social movements. In this way, the book presents an alternative to the current fascination (...)
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  2. Lynne Alice & Lynne Star (eds.) (2004). Queer in Aotearoa New Zealand. Dunmore Press.
  3. Martin Carrier (2010). Scientific Knowledge and Scientific Expertise: Epistemic and Social Conditions of Their Trustworthiness. Analyse & Kritik 32 (2):195-212.
    The article explores epistemic and social conditions of the trustworthiness of scientific expertise. I claim that there are three kinds of conditions for the trustworthiness of scientific expertise. The first condition is epistemic and means that scientific knowledge enjoys high credibility. The second condition concerns the significance of scientific knowledge. It means that scientific generalizations are relevant for elucidating the particular cases that constitute the challenges for expert judgment. The third condition concerns the social processes involved (...)
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    Andrea Ferrero (2006). Professional Ethics in Psychology Facing Disadvantaged Social Conditions in Argentina. Business and Professional Ethics Journal 25 (1/4):81-92.
    General health conditions are related to a great number of factors, including the socio-historical ones. As human beings are part of the social field, personality is also affected by them. Due to this, the main Ethics Codes of psychology, all around the world, remark in their preambles the importance of social responsibility in the practice and training in psychology. Argentina is confronted with several social problems that have severely influenced people’s mental health. In countries like Argentina, (...)
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    Arthur L. Stinchcombe (1991). The Conditions of Fruitfulness of Theorizing About Mechanisms in Social Science. Philosophy of the Social Sciences 21 (3):367-388.
    Mechanisms in a theory are defined here as bits of theory about entities at a different level (e.g., individuals) than the main entities being theorized about (e.g., groups), which serve to make the higher-level theory more supple, more accurate, or more general. The criterion for whether it is worthwhile to theorize at lower levels is whether it makes the theory at the higher levels better, not whether lower-level theorizing is philosophically necessary. The higher-level theory can be made better by mechanisms (...)
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    Marcel Scheele (2006). Function and Use of Technical Artefacts: Social Conditions of Function Ascription. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 37 (1):23-36.
    It is argued that we cannot understand the notion of proper functions of artefacts independently of social notions. Functions of artefacts are related to social facts via the use of artefacts. The arguments in this article can be used to improve existing function theories that look to the causal history of artefacts to determine the function. A view that takes the intentions of designers into account to determine the proper function is both natural and often correct, but it (...)
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    Ingo Brigandt (2015). Social Values Influence the Adequacy Conditions of Scientific Theories: Beyond Inductive Risk. Canadian Journal of Philosophy 45 (3):326-356.
    The ‘death of evidence’ issue in Canada raises the spectre of politicized science, and thus the question of what role social values may have in science and how this meshes with objectivity and evidence. I first criticize philosophical accounts that have to separate different steps of research to restrict the influence of social and other non-epistemic values. A prominent account that social values may play a role even in the context of theory acceptance is the argument from (...)
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    Kathy Dow Magnus (2006). The Unaccountable Subject: Judith Butler and the Social Conditions of Intersubjective Agency. Hypatia 21 (2):81 - 103.
    Judith Butler's Kritik der ethischen Gewalt represents a significant refinement of her position on the relationship between the construction of the subject and her social subjection. While Butler's earlier texts reflect a somewhat restricted notion of agency, her Adorno Lectures formulate a notion of agency that extends beyond mere resistance. This essay traces the development of Butler's account of agency and evaluates it in light of feminist projects of social transformation.
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    Stefan B. Andrade & Inger Anneberg (2014). Farmers Under Pressure. Analysis of the Social Conditions of Cases of Animal Neglect. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 27 (1):103-126.
    In this paper we analyse how risk factors in highly industrialised agriculture are connected to animal neglect. With Danish agriculture as a case study, we use two types of data. First, we use register data from Statistics Denmark to map how risk factors such as farmers’ financial and social troubles are connected to convictions of neglect. Second, we analyse narratives where interviewed farmers, involved in cases of neglect, describe how they themselves experienced the incidents. We find that while livestock (...)
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    Michael Davis (1987). Realistic Utilitarianism and the Social Conditions of Cognitive Psychotherapy. Social Theory and Practice 13 (2):237-259.
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    Kathleen Dow Magnus (2006). The Unaccountable Subject: Judith Butler and the Social Conditions of Intersubjective Agency. Hypatia 21 (2):81-103.
    : Judith Butler's Kritik der ethischen Gewalt represents a significant refinement of her position on the relationship between the construction of the subject and her social subjection. While Butler's earlier texts reflect a somewhat restricted notion of agency, her Adorno Lectures formulate a notion of agency that extends beyond mere resistance. This essay traces the development of Butler's account of agency and evaluates it in light of feminist projects of social transformation.
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    Emile Durkheim & Greg Yudin (2013). The Dualism of Human Nature and its Social Conditions. Russian Sociological Review 12 (2):133-144.
    This paper briefly summarizes Durkheim’s theory of the dual nature of man suggested earlier in his Elementary Forms of Religious Life. It is characteristic of human beings that two opposite principles confront each other within them: soul and body, concept and sensation, moral activity and sensory appetites. Although this inherent inconsistency of man has been long recognized by philosophical thought, no doctrine explanation to it has been provided to date. While empiricist monism has proved to be unable to explain how (...)
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    Gesine Schwan (1998). The 'Healing' Value of Truth-Telling: Chances and Social Conditions in a Secularized World. Social Research 65.
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    Michael Davis (1987). Realistic Utilitarianism and the Social Conditions of Cognitive Psychotherapy. Social Theory and Practice 13 (2):237-259.
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  15. S. N. Eisenstadt (2000). Social Conditions and the Institutionalization of the Political System. In Raymond Boudon & Mohamed Cherkaoui (eds.), Central Currents in Social Theory. Sage Publications 6--27.
     
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  16. Hans Speier (forthcoming). The Social Conditions of the Intellectual Exile. Social Research.
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    David Loye (1995). Prediction in Chaotic Social, Economic, and Political Conditions: The Conflict Between Traditional Chaos Theory and the Psychology of Prediction, and Some Implications for General Evolution Theory. World Futures 44 (1):15-31.
    (1995). Prediction in chaotic social, economic, and political conditions: The conflict between traditional chaos theory and the psychology of prediction, and some implications for general evolution theory. World Futures: Vol. 44, No. 1, pp. 15-31.
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    Elizabethe C. Payne (2007). Heterosexism, Perfection, and Popularity: Young Lesbians' Experiences of the High School Social Scene. Educational Studies 41 (1):60-79.
    (2007). Heterosexism, Perfection, and Popularity: Young Lesbians' Experiences of the High School Social Scene. Educational Studies: Vol. 41, No. 1, pp. 60-79.
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    Dirk Holtbrügge, Anastasia Baron & Carina B. Friedmann (2015). Personal Attributes, Organizational Conditions, and Ethical Attitudes: A Social Cognitive Approach. Business Ethics: A European Review 24 (3):264-281.
    This paper investigates the impact of personal attributes and organizational conditions on attitudes toward corporate misdeeds. On the basis of social cognitive theory, we develop hypotheses that are tested against data collected from 215 German employees using an online survey. Our findings suggest that personal attributes have a much greater impact on ethical attitudes than organizational conditions. Further, a moderating effect of control-oriented culture on the relationship between personality traits and attitudes toward corporate misdeeds is found. We (...)
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    Deniz Coskun (2007). The Linguistic Turn of Social Contract Theory: Ernst Cassirer and the Conditions for the Possibility of a Promise. International Journal for the Semiotics of Law - Revue Internationale de Sémiotique Juridique 20 (2):129-158.
    In this paper, we explore Cassirer’s view of social contract theory. We maintain that Cassirer has established a linguistic turn of social contract theory, by exploring the conditions for the possibility of a promise. For that purpose Cassirer’s theory of the linguistic sign, as inspired by the linguistic theory of Wilhelm von Humboldt, becomes decisive, because of its specific nature and direction into the future. First, in Section 1, we explore previous social contract theorists, from Nicholas (...)
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    Nathalie Bulle (2009). Under What Conditions Can Formal Models of Social Action Claim Explanatory Power? International Studies in the Philosophy of Science 23 (1):47-64.
    This paper's purpose is to set forth the conditions of explanation in the domain of formal modelling of social action. Explanation is defined as an adequate account of the underlying factors bringing about a phenomenon. The modelling of a social phenomenon can claim explanatory value in this sense if the following two conditions are fulfilled. (1) The generative mechanisms involved translate the effects of real factors abstracted from their phenomenal context, not those of purely ideal ones. (...)
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    Alessio Lo Giudice (2009). The Shared Perception of Social Contexts and its Conditions for Possibility. Ratio Juris 22 (3):395-415.
    Pragmatist reinterpretations of both deliberative-communicative theory and legal positivism point out the mentalist fallacy entailed by these prevalent models. I argue that pragmatist approaches imply analogous erroneous beliefs since they presuppose as given the shared perception of social contexts. Therefore they take for granted the shared interpretation of social problems and shared selection of common goals. Hence I advance the necessity of inquiring into the possibility conditions for a shared perception of social contexts. This would entail (...)
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    Robert Best & George Khushf (2006). The Social Conditions for Nanomedicine: Disruption, Systems, and Lock-In. Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics 34 (4):733-740.
    Here we consider two ways that nanomedicine might be disruptive. First, low-end disruptions that are intrinsically unpredictable but limited in scope, and second, high end disruptions that involve broader societal issues but can be anticipated, allowing opportunity for ethical reflection.
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    Richard L. Lippke (1989). Advertising and the Social Conditions of Autonomy. Business and Professional Ethics Journal 8 (4):35-58.
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    Charles A. Ellwood (1918). Democracy and Social Conditions in the United States. Ethics 28 (4):499.
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  26. Hans-Joachim Heinz (forthcoming). The Unaccountable Subject: Judith Butler and the Social Conditions of Intersubjective Agency. Hypatia.
     
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  27. Helmuth Plessner (1970). The Social Conditions of Modern Painting'. In Erwin W. Straus & Richard Marion Griffith (eds.), Aisthesis and Aesthetics. Pittsburgh, Pa.,Duquesne University Press 178.
     
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    Agnes M. Kelley & E. J. Lidbetter (1921). A Comparative Inquiry on the Heredity and Social Conditions Among Certain Insane, Mentally Defective, and Normal Persons. The Eugenics Review 13 (2):394.
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    John C. Hall & Paul Diesing (1963). Reason in Society: Five Types of Decisions and Their Social Conditions. Philosophical Quarterly 13 (52):284.
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    Ádám Takács (2014). Intentionality and Objectification: Husserl and Simmel on the Cognitive and Social Conditions of Experience. Filozofija I Društvo 25 (2):42-55.
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    Konrad Fuchs (1979). Agrarian Associations in the Weimar Republic. The Economic and Social Conditions of Conservative Agrarian Politics Prior to 1933. Philosophy and History 12 (2):198-199.
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    John Friedmann (1954). Notes on the Social Conditions of Economic Progress. Ethics 64 (4):302-306.
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    Cedric Dawkins (2010). Beyond Wages and Working Conditions: A Conceptualization of Labor Union Social Responsibility. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 95 (1):129 - 143.
    This article integrates theory and concepts from the business and society, business ethics, and labor relations literatures to offer a conceptualization of labor union social responsibility that includes activities geared toward three primary objectives: economic equity, workplace democracy, and social justice. Economic, workplace, and social labor union stakeholders are identified, likely issues are highlighted, and the implications of labor union social responsibility for labor union strategy are discussed. It is noted that, (...)
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    Charles A. Ellwood (1918). Democracy and Social Conditions in the United States. International Journal of Ethics 28 (4):499-514.
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    William Gay (1996). Bourdieu and the Social Conditions of Wittgensteinian Language Games. International Journal of Applied Philosophy 11 (1):15-21.
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  36. Jane Addams & Rima Lunin Schultz (2007). Hull-House Maps and Papers: A Presentation of Nationalities and Wages in a Congested District of Chicago, Together with Comments and Essays on Problems Growing Out of the Social Conditions. University of Illinois Press.
    Jane Addams's early attempt to empower the people with information.
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  37. M. Alikhan (1991). Social Conditions of the Scheduled Castes. Journal of Dharma 16 (1):20-32.
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  38. Richard H. Bauer & James H. Turner (1974). Effects of Social Conditions and Time of Testing on Activity and Striking of Goldfish. Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society 4 (1):12-14.
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  39. David Bell (1963). Reason in Society. Five Types of Social Decision and Their Social Conditions. Philosophical Books 4 (1):15-16.
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  40. Arnold Berleant (1963). P. Diesing's "Reason in Society: Five Types of Decisions and Their Social Conditions". [REVIEW] Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 23 (3):453.
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  41. Robert Best & George Khushf (2006). The Social Conditions for Nanomedicine: Disruption, Systems, and Lock-In. Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 34 (4):733-740.
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  42. E. B. C. (1963). Reason in Society: Five Types of Decisions and Their Social Conditions. [REVIEW] Review of Metaphysics 17 (1):144-144.
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  43. Tord H. Ganelius (ed.) (1986). Progress in Science and its Social Conditions: Nobel Symposium 58, Held at Lidingö, Sweden, 15-19 August 1983. Published for the Nobel Foundation by Pergamon Press.
  44. Herbert L. Searles (1946). Social Conditions of Peace. Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 27 (2):153.
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    Andrea K. Young (2007). Using Industry Analysis to Develop Boundary Conditions for Responding to the Social Environment. Proceedings of the International Association for Business and Society 18:289-293.
    This paper is designed to examine a practitioner oriented model for addressing ideas of corporate social responsibility and integrating those ideas into corporate strategy. Industry will be discussed as the appropriate level of analysis to assist managers in understanding their firm’s external environment and their approach to the more specific social environment. The industry-organization model is used to develop boundaries of competition and social responses. The five forces model will be extended to apply to the social (...)
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    J. Z. Hubert (2005). Replacing Mythos by Logos: An Analysis of Conditions and Possibilities in the Light of Information-Thermodynamic Principles of Social Synergetic and of Their Normative Implications. Dialogue and Universalism 15 (1-2):93-104.
    Religions, ideologies try to give a complete vision of the world a vision containing both its origin, explanation and a “normative kit”: a collection of precepts and rules, which should regulate human activities and behavior. Their synergetic meaning is clear: if embraced by all they allow for development of strong synergetic effects on the social macro scales . These in turn may lead to creation of order and beauty, of intellectual, spiritual and moral development within men and in (...)
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    Allan F. Gibbard (2014). Social Choice and the Arrow Conditions. Economics and Philosophy 30 (3):269-284.
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    Bart van Leeuwen (2006). Social Attachments as Conditions for the Condition of the Good Life? A Critique of Will Kymlicka's Moral Monism. Philosophy and Social Criticism 32 (3):401-428.
    The moral justification of Will Kymlicka's theory of minority rights is unconvincing. According to Kymlicka, cultural embeddedness is a necessary condition for personal autonomy (which is, in turn, the precondition for the good life) and for that reason liberals should be concerned about culture. I will criticize this instrumentalism of social attachments and the moral monism behind it. On the basis of a modification of Axel Honneth's theory of recognition, I will reject the false opposition between the instrumental value (...)
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  49. Herbert Spencer (1868). Social Statics or, the Conditions Essential to Human Happiness Specified, and the First of Them Developed. Williams and Norgate.
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    Helen Louise Whiteway (1943). Scientific Method and the Conditions of Social Intelligence. St. John's, Newfoundland, Trade Printers and Publishers, Ltd..
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