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UnderstandingSociety is a blog by philosopher Daniel Little offering inno..
The hate-based murders of at least nine young people in Hanau, Germany this week brought the world's attention once again to right-wing ..read more
We often think of intelligent action in terms of a number of ideas: goal-directedness, belief acquisition, planning, prioritization of ..read more
This diagram provides a map of an extensive set of methods of causal inquiry in the social sciences. The goal here is to show that the ..read more
Social entities and structures have properties that exercise causal influence over all of us, and over the continuing development of ..read more
How can the United States recover its culture of civility and mutual respect among citizens after the bitter, unlimited toxicity of the ..read more
Alain Touraine, now in his tenth decade, published Défense de la modernité in 2018 as a statement of his current thinking about the ..read more
Several posts here have focused on the philosophy of technology (link, link, link, link). A simple definition of the philosophy of ..read more
It is hard to remember that American politics has experienced times of profound reflection upon and criticism of the premises of ..read more
What does sociology have to offer when it comes to understanding the political phenomenon of Donald Trump as president? It seems that ..read more
The means through which academics engage in communication and discussion of their ideas have changed significantly in the past decade ..read more

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