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Lidz, Victor - Rationality in the Social Sciences, ebook

Rationality in the Social Sciences

Lidz, Victor


The Meaning of Rationality in the Social Sciences
Joseph A. Schumpeter, Helmut Staubmann, Victor Lidz
3. Discussions on the Meaning of Rationality in Action
Helmut Staubmann, Victor Lidz
4. An Approach to the Analysis of the Role of Rationality

Colic-Peisker, Val - The Age of Post-Rationality, ebook

The Age of Post-Rationality

Colic-Peisker, Val


The Rationality of Competition
Val Colic-Peisker, Adrian Flitney
4. Hyper-consumption and Inequality
Val Colic-Peisker, Adrian Flitney
5. Flickering $creens of Global Finance
Val Colic-Peisker, Adrian Flitney
6. Economic Rationality

Edge, Matt - On Liberty and Peace - Part 1: Liberty, ebook

On Liberty and Peace - Part 1: Liberty

Edge, Matt


The author writes: In this project I set out to provide an answer to two fundamental questions of political philosophy. How can human beings (living, as we do now, in a globalised world) live together, in conditions of co-operation over time, enjoying…

Illouz, Eva - Cold Intimacies: The Making of Emotional Capitalism, ebook

Cold Intimacies: The Making of Emotional Capitalism

Illouz, Eva


It is commonly assumed that capitalism has created an a-emotional world dominated by bureaucratic rationality; that economic behavior conflicts with intimate, authentic relationships; that the public and private spheres are irremediably opposed to each other; and that true love is opposed

Rubens, Tom - Economic Reform and a Liberal Culture, ebook

Economic Reform and a Liberal Culture

Rubens, Tom


This second collection of essays for the Societas series by Tom Rubens continues the author's discussion of contemporary issues contained in "Progressive Secular Society" (Imprint Academic 2008). The present book is divided into three main sections. The…

Rubens, Tom - Politics and Neo-Darwinism, ebook

Politics and Neo-Darwinism

Rubens, Tom


This collection of essays is eclectic, covering certain political, ethical, cultural, and philosophical topics. But running through all the material is the evolutionary-naturalistic perspective stated in the opening essay, which gives the book its title.…

Cheung, Chor-yung - The Quest for Civil Order, ebook

The Quest for Civil Order

Cheung, Chor-yung


Examines four notable thinkers in the field of modern social and political theory, with a view to determining how far it is possible to create and maintain a non-coercive but sustainable political order under conditions of diversity in contemporary Western…

Peczenik, Aleksander - On Law and Reason, ebook

On Law and Reason

Peczenik, Aleksander


Table of contents
1. The Dilemma of Legal Reasoning: Moral Evaluation or Description of the Law?
2. Rationality of Moral Judgments
3. Rationality of Legal Reasoning
4. The Ultimate Justification of Moral and Legal Reasoning
5. What is Valid Law?
6. The Doctrine of the Sources of the Law
7. The Methods of

Viale, Riccardo - Methodological Cognitivism, ebook

Methodological Cognitivism

Viale, Riccardo


Cognition and Rationality of Beliefs in the Social Sciences
Riccardo Viale
5. Brain, Mind and Social Action
Riccardo Viale
Part 2. Cognitive Economics
6. Developing Simon’s Bounded Rationality
Riccardo Viale
7. Feasibility and Realism in