Reductionism and Cultural Being

I hope in this work to be able to reverse this judgement." A preoccupation with questions of reductionism and theoretical unification has marked a large proportion of twentieth-century philosophy and sociological theory.

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Reductionism and Cultural Being
Language: en
Pages: 387
Authors: J.W. Smith
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

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Pages: 409
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Pages: 320
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Pages: 256
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-23 - Publisher: Routledge

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Pages: 296
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