Sociology and Scientism: The American Quest for Objectivity, 1880-1940

Synopsis

On the emergence in the 20s of the attempt to apply the concepts & methods of the natural sciences to the social sciences. A rigorous work; for virtually all collections in the social sciences & history of science. Annotation(c) 2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Alexis De Tocqueville
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Chapel Hill, NC
Publication year:
  • 1987