By Keith Dixon
First released in 1973, this e-book is worried with the query of no matter if Sociology is, or should be, a theoretical technological know-how. Keith Dixon argues that the pretence to the theoretical is a difficulty to the advance of the sphere of Sociology, which devalues major empirical paintings by means of giving prestige to investigate findings in simple terms in as far as they relate to sometimes arbitrary theoretical issues. Dixon addresses the old measurement within the clarification of human nature and rational motion. This reissue may be of specific worth to scholars and lecturers with an curiosity within the empirical and theoretical technique utilized to Sociological research.
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