Do Social Events Defy Scientific Prediction?
|dc.contributor.author||Morrison, Paula G.|
|dc.description.abstract||If Professor Macintyre is correct, then there is not, and cannot be, any such thing as a scientific explanation or prediction of anything social, and hence there can never be any social science. This paper responds to Professor Macintyre’s argument, and rejects his position.|
|dc.subject||Philosophy Of Science|
|dc.subject||Philosophy Of Social Science|
|dc.title||Do Social Events Defy Scientific Prediction?|
|dc.contributor.organization||The College at Brockport|
Files in this item
This item appears in the following Collection(s)
Philosophic Exchange is published by the Center for Philosophic Exchange, at the College at Brockport. The Center for Philosophic Exchange was founded by SUNY Chancellor Samuel Gould in 1969 to conduct a continuing program of philosophical inquiry, relating to both academic and public issues. Each year the Center hosts four speakers, and each speaker gives a public lecture that is intended for a general audience. These lectures are then published in this journal.