The Laws of History

The Laws of History

by Graeme Snooks
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415190509

ISBN-13: 9780415190503

Pub. Date: 07/28/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This is an original and controversial reflection on the course of human history and a remarkable attempt to develop a scientific model of laws for the social sciences. It:

• considers the nature of laws and the reasons we might expect to find them in history
* employs an underlying framework concerning societal dynamics, historical change, and

Overview

This is an original and controversial reflection on the course of human history and a remarkable attempt to develop a scientific model of laws for the social sciences. It:

• considers the nature of laws and the reasons we might expect to find them in history
* employs an underlying framework concerning societal dynamics, historical change, and institutional change, which are in fact the laws of history.
This volume consolidates the author's previous research in The Dynamic Society and The Ephemeral Civilization.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415190503
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/28/1998
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.81(d)
Lexile:
1430L (what's this?)

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