A Realist Theory of Science download free [PDF and Ebook] by Prof. Roy Bhaskar

A Realist Theory of Science download free [PDF and Ebook] by Prof. Roy Bhaskar year 2008
  • Book name: A Realist Theory of Science
  • Author: Prof. Roy Bhaskar
  • Release date: 2008/9/15
  • Publisher: VERSO BOOKS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9781844672042
  • Rating: 7.23 of 10
  • Votes: 82
  • Review by: Conor Moss
  • Review rating: 9.06 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/15
  • Total pages: 288
  • Includes a PDF summary of 34 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: A Realist Theory of Science is one of the few books that have changed our understanding of the philosophy of science. In this analysis of the natural sciences, with a particular focus on the experimental process itself, Roy Bhaskar provides a definitive critique of the traditional, positivist conception of science and stakes out an alternative, realist position. Since it original publication in 1975, a movement known as 'Critical Realism', which is both intellectually diverse and international in scope, has developed on the basis of key concepts outlined in the text. The book has been hailed in many quarters as a 'Copernican Revolution' in the study of the nature of science, and the implications of its account have been far-reaching for many fields of the humanities and social sciences.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 15H40M47S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Philosophy, Philosophy Of Science
  • Available formats: WORD, DOC, BMP, CSV, EPUB, TXT, RB, PDF. Compressed in ARC, ZIP, LHA, CHM, IMG, RAR, TAR.BZ2
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 25.90 USD
  • Dimensions: 127x197x23.37mm
  • Weight: 317.51g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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