Finding Philosophy in Social Science

Finding Philosophy in Social Science

by Mario Augusto Bunge
     
 

This book takes a fresh, unorthodox look at the key philosophical concepts and assumptions of the social sciences. Eminent philosopher of science Mario Bunge argues that none of the best known philosophies helps to advance or even understand social science, and he proposes a particular union of rationalism, realism, and systemism as the logical and viable stance for…  See more details below

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This book takes a fresh, unorthodox look at the key philosophical concepts and assumptions of the social sciences. Eminent philosopher of science Mario Bunge argues that none of the best known philosophies helps to advance or even understand social science, and he proposes a particular union of rationalism, realism, and systemism as the logical and viable stance for social science practitioners.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300066067
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
08/28/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.00(d)

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