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The Possibility of Naturalism: A Philosophical Critique of the Contemporary Human Sciences (Critical Realism: Interventions)

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Since its original publication in 1979, "The Possibility of Naturalism" has been one of the most influential works in contemporary philosophy of science and social science. It is a cornerstone of the critical realist position, which is now widely seen as offering a viable alternative to move positivism and postmodernism. This revised edition includes a new foreword.

Synopsis:

This volume covers the critical realist position which is now widely seen as offering a viable alternative to move positivism and postmodernism.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780415198745
Editor:
Collier, Andrew
Author:
Collier, Andrew
Author:
Bhaskar, Roy
Publisher:
Routledge
Location:
London ;
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
Science
Subject:
Modern
Subject:
Philosophy & Social Aspects
Subject:
Social sciences
Subject:
Naturalism
Subject:
Social sciences -- Philosophy.
Subject:
History & Surveys - Modern
Subject:
History & Surveys - General
Subject:
Science -- Philosophy.
Subject:
Science Reference-Philosophy of Science
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Critical Realism: Interventions (Paperback)
Publication Date:
19981131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
9.21x6.17x.60 in. .82 lbs.

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