Counter-Revolution of Science: Studies on the Abuse of Reason

Counter-Revolution of Science: Studies on the Abuse of Reason

by Friedrich A. von Hayek
     
 
Early in the last century the successes of science led a group of French thinkers to apply the principles of science to the study of society. These thinkers purported to have discovered the supposed "laws" of society and concluded that an elite of social scientists should assume direct control of social life.

The Counter-Revolution of Science is Nobel Laureate

Overview

Early in the last century the successes of science led a group of French thinkers to apply the principles of science to the study of society. These thinkers purported to have discovered the supposed "laws" of society and concluded that an elite of social scientists should assume direct control of social life.

The Counter-Revolution of Science is Nobel Laureate Friedrich Hayek's forceful attack on this abuse of reason.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780913966662
Publisher:
Liberty Fund Inc.
Publication date:
06/28/1980
Edition description:
2d ed
Pages:
415
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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