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    Peter T. Manicas (2006). A Realist Philosophy of Social Science: Explanation and Understanding. Cambridge University Press.
    This introduction to the philosophy of social science provides an original conception of the task and nature of social inquiry. Peter Manicas discusses the role of causality seen in the physical sciences and offers a reassessment of the problem of explanation from a realist perspective. He argues that the fundamental goal of theory in both the natural and social sciences is not, contrary to widespread opinion, prediction and control, or the explanation of events (including behaviour). Instead, theory aims to provide (...)
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  2. Peter T. Manicas (1987). A History and Philosophy of the Social Sciences. Basil Blackwell.
     
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    Peter T. Manicas (2008). Rescuing Dewey: Essays in Pragmatic Naturalism. Lexington Books.
    Introduction -- Pragmatism and science -- Pragmatic philosophy of science and the charge of scientism -- John Dewey and American psychology -- John Dewey and American social science -- Culture and nature -- Not another epistemology -- Naturalism and subjectivism -- Naturalizing epistemology : recent developments in psychology and the sociology of knowledge -- Democracy -- American democracy : a new spirit in the world -- John Dewey : anarchism and the political state -- Philosophy and politics : a historical (...)
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    Peter T. Manicas & Alan Rosenberg (1985). Naturalism, Epistemological Individualism and “The Strong Programme” in the Sociology of Knowledge. Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour 15 (1):76-101.
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    Peter T. Manicas (1993). The Absent Ontology of Society: Response to Juckes and Barresi. Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour 23 (2):217–228.
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    Peter T. Manicas (2002). John Dewey and American Psychology. Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour 32 (3):267–294.
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    Peter T. Manicas (2007). The World Observed/the World Conceived. Review of Metaphysics 61 (1):149-151.
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    Peter T. Manicas (1988). The Foreclosure of Democracy in America,”. History of Political Thought 9 (1):137-60.
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    Peter T. Manicas (1981). Theda Skocpol, "States and Social Revolutions: A Comparative Analysis of France, Russia, and China". [REVIEW] History and Theory 20 (2):204.
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  10. Peter T. Manicas (1968). Essentials of Logic. [New York]American Book Co..
     
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    Peter T. Manicas (1981). John Dewey and the Problem of Justice. Journal of Value Inquiry 15 (4):279-291.
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    Peter T. Manicas (1988). Pragmatic Philosophy of Science and the Charge of Scientism. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 24 (2):179 - 222.
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  13. Peter T. Manicas (1975). The Death of the State. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 35 (4):581-582.
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    Peter T. Manicas (1982). John Dewey: Anarchism and the Political State. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 18 (2):133 - 158.
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    Peter T. Manicas (1986). Midwest Studies in Philosophy. International Studies in Philosophy 18 (1):75-77.
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    Peter T. Manicas (1965). Aristotle, Dispositions and Occult Powers. Review of Metaphysics 18 (4):678 - 689.
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    Peter T. Manicas (1992). The Moral Domain. Teaching Philosophy 15 (1):78-81.
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    Peter T. Manicas (2004). Willard Van Orman Quine, 1908-2000. In Armen Marsoobian & John Ryder (eds.), Proceedings and Addresses of the American Philosophical Association. Blackwell Pub. 247.
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    Peter T. Manicas (1966). Men, Machines, Materialism, and Morality. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 27 (2):238-246.
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    Peter T. Manicas & Alan Rosenberg (1988). The Sociology of Scientific Knowledge: Can We Ever Get It Straight? Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour 18 (1):51–76.
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    Peter T. Manicas (1977). Two Concepts of Justice. Journal of Chinese Philosophy 4 (2):99-121.
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    Peter T. Manicas (1980). Individuality and Community. International Studies in Philosophy 12 (1):117-119.
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    Peter T. Manicas (1992). Nature and Culture. Proceedings and Addresses of the American Philosophical Association 66 (3):59 - 76.
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    Peter T. Manicas (1983). Reduction, Epigenesis and Explanation. Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour 13 (3):331–354.
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  25. Peter T. Manicas (2009). A Realist Philosophy of Social Science: Explanation and Understanding. Cambridge University Press.
    This introduction to the philosophy of social science provides an original conception of the task and nature of social inquiry. Peter Manicas discusses the role of causality seen in the physical sciences and offers a reassessment of the problem of explanation from a realist perspective. He argues that the fundamental goal of theory in both the natural and social sciences is not, contrary to widespread opinion, prediction and control, or the explanation of events. Instead, theory aims to provide an understanding (...)
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  26. Peter T. Manicas (1994). Charlene Haddock Seigfried , "Hypatia", Special Issue, Feminism and Pragmatism. [REVIEW] Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 30 (2):425.
     
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  27. Peter T. Manicas (1990). Cornel West, "The American Evasion of Philosophy: A Geneology of Pramatism". [REVIEW] Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 26 (3):373.
     
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  28. Peter T. Manicas (1991). History and Philosophy of Social Science. Wiley-Blackwell.
    This ambitious critical history of the variety of disciplines we group together as the social sciences argues that the defining characteristic of social science, both historically and in the present, is ideology. Based originally on a flawed ideal of science, the 'social sciences' have incorporated and refined a set of assumptions about the nature of state and society, assumptions which have been institutionalized with the growth of modern universities. The book is in three main parts. It deals firstly with the (...)
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  29. Peter T. Manicas (1971). Logic as Philosophy. New York,Van Nostrand Reinhold.
     
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  30. Peter T. Manicas (1971). Logic as Philosophy an Introductory Anthology. Van Nostrand Reinhold.
  31. Peter T. Manicas (1992). "Political Innovation and Conceptual Change", Edited by Terrence Ball, James Farr, and Russell L. Hanson. [REVIEW] Philosophy of the Social Sciences 22 (3):402.
     
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