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Knowing, the Known and Knowledge of the Social

Smith, Mark J. (2005). Knowing, the Known and Knowledge of the Social. In: Smith, Mark J. ed. Canons and Custodians: Scientific inquiry in the 20th Century. Philosophy and Methodology of the Social Sciences, 1. London, UK: Sage Publications, xvii-xli.

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About the book: This is a comprehensive and authoritative reference collection in the philosophy and methodology of the social sciences. The source materials selected are drawn from debates within the natural sciences as well as social scientific practice.

This four volume set covers the traditional literature on the philosophy of the social sciences, and the contemporary philosophical and methodological debates developing at the heart of the disciplinary and interdisciplinary groups in the social sciences. It addresses the needs of researchers and academics who are grappling with the relationship between questions of knowledge construction and the problems of social scientific method.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 0-7619-4737-X, 978-0-7619-4737-0
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Social Sciences and Global Studies
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 12190
Depositing User: Mark J. Smith
Date Deposited: 29 Oct 2008 19:52
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2019 08:29
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