Mario Bunge - Philosophy - 1999 - 538 pages
Bunge contends that social science research has fallen prey to a postmodern fascination with irrationalism and relativism. He urges social scientists to re-examine the ...
Peter Winch - Social Science - 1990 - 143 pages
The author holds thst the relation between the social studies and philosophy is commonly misunderstood because of certain fashinable misconceptions about the nature of philosophy.
Karl Polanyi - Business & Economics - 1944 - 317 pages
One of the twentieth century's most thorough and discerning historians, Karl Polanyi sheds "new illumination on . . . the social implications of a particular economic system ...
Donald M. Borchert - Philosophy - 1996 - 775 pages
The 357 articles address areas of thought that were overlooked by the original set or that have developed since the Encyclopedia's publication, and they do it in a precise ...
George Soros - Business & Economics - 1998 - 245 pages
Examines economic theory and the collapsing global economy, and discusses the concept of open society as a means of preventing further financial disintegration