The Philosophy of Social Science: Metaphysical and Empirical

Philosophy Compass 2 (6):954-980 (2007)

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Francesco Guala
Università degli Studi di Milano
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opinionated survey paper to be published in the Blackwell’s Philosophy Compass.
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DOI 10.1111/j.1747-9991.2007.00095.x
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