Laws and Explanation in the Social Sciences (Paperback)

By Lee C. McIntyre, Lee C. McIntyre (Preface by)

Westview Press, 9780813336480, 208pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 1996



"Certainly the best case for the possibility of discoverable laws in social science that has appeared in more than a generation" (Alexander Rosenberg, University of Georgia). "Those who have dismissed the possibility of a nomological social science now must contend with Lee McIntyre's powerful argument to the contrary."--Merrilee H. Salmon, University of Pittsburgh.

About the Author

Lee C. McIntyre is assistant professor of philosophy at Colgate University.