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The Logic of Social Enquiry





ISBN 9780415604994
Published February 4, 2011 by Routledge
224 Pages

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First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction; Part 1 Anti-Scientific Views about Social Enquiry; Chapter 2 The Criticism Of Abstraction; Chapter 3 The Criticism of Generality; Chapter 4 The Criticism of Generality; Chapter 5 Empirical Evidence and Sympathetic Understanding; Chapter 6 Facts and Values; Chapter 7 The Denial of Objectivity; Part 2 The Logical Peculiarities of Social Enquiry; Chapter 8 Introduction; Chapter 9 Psychology and the Social Sciences; Chapter 10 The use of General Statements; Chapter 11 The use of Straightforward Laws; Chapter 12 The use of Statements of Chance; Chapter 13 The use of Tendency Statements; Chapter 14 The Assumption of Rationality; Chapter 15 The Study of History; Chapter 16 Social Enquiry and Social Practice;

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Gibson, Quentin