Philosophy of the Social Sciences
By (author) Patrick Baert
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Philosophy of the Social Sciences by Patrick Baert
Book DescriptionIn this ground-breaking new text, Patrick Baert analyzes 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. This book places key writers in their social and political contexts, helping to make their ideas meaningful to students. It shows how these authors' views have practical uses in empirical research. It presents lively approach that makes complex ideas understandable to upper-level students, as well as having scholarly appeal.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780745622477
(229mm x 156mm x 17mm)
Imprint: Polity Press
Publisher: Polity Press
Publish Date: 1-Nov-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Conflict in the Academy, Hardback (April 2015)
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Conflict, Citizenship and Civil Society, Paperback (February 2012)» View all books by Patrick Baert
This work provides readers - students, researchers, academics, policy-makers, activists and interested non-specialists - with a sophisticated understanding of contemporary discussion, analysis and theorizing of issues pertaining to conflict, citizenship and civil society.
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Author Biography - Patrick Baert
Patrick Baert is University Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Cambridge and Fellow of Selwyn College, Cambridge
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