Philosophy of the Social Sciences

Philosophy of the Social Sciences
Comparative analysis of the philosophy of scientific and normative inquiry.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesPoli 200.
 ProgramsContaining POLI 465
Course Outcomes

Effective Research and Analysis

Distinguish the different approaches to research in the social sciences.

Political Process, Theory, and Thought

Identify the differences between social and natural sciences.

Effective Research and Analysis

Consider whether and how social sciences can address normative concerns.

Critical Thinking and Analysis

Analyze, think, and write critically about social research.