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Baert, Patrick

Philosophy of the Social Sciences: Towards Pragmatism

Baert, Patrick - Philosophy of the Social Sciences: Towards Pragmatism, ebook

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In this ground-breaking new text, Patrick Baert analyses the central perspectives in the philosophy of social science, critically investigating the work of Durkheim, Weber, Popper, critical realism, critical theory, and Rorty's neo pragmatism.

  • Places key writers in their social and political contexts, helping to make their ideas meaningful to students.
  • Shows how these authors’ views have practical uses in empirical research.
  • Lively approach that makes complex ideas understandable to upper-level students, as well as having scholarly appeal.

Keywords: Social Philosophy

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2005
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
208 pages
Category
Philosophy
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780745699981
Printed ISBN
9780745622477

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