Realism and Social Science

Realism and Social Science

by Dr Andrew Sayer (Author)


A guide to critical realism and an assessment of its virtues in comparison with other traditions in social science. It criticizes reductionism and determinism in "modernist" social science, along with postmodernism, anti-essentialism and constructionism.



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Format: Paperback
Pages: 224
Edition: illustrated edition
Publisher: Sage Publications Ltd
Published: 29 Dec 1999

ISBN 10: 0761961240
ISBN 13: 9780761961246