PHIL 3701 Philosophy of the Social Sciences

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PHIL 46.
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3 hours; 3 credits

Logic of social scientific inquiry. Behaviorism, functionalism, historicism, methodological individualism, and structuralism. Analysis of such basic social scientific concepts as culture, group, norm, person, action, and ideology. Values in the social sciences.

Prerequisite: one course in philosophy or Core Studies 10 or Core Curriculum 1210 [2.1].


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