The Counter-Revolution of Science: Studies on the Abuse of Reason (Hardcover)

Studies on the Abuse of Reason

By Friedrich A. Von Hayek

Liberty Fund, 9780913966662, 415pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 1980



Early in the last century the successes of science led group of French thinkers to apply the principles of science to the study of society. These thinkers purported to have discovered the supposed "laws" of society and concluded that an elite of social scientists should assume direct control of social life.