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The hermeneutic imagination : outline of a positive critique of scientism and sociology, Josef Bleicher

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The hermeneutic imagination : outline of a positive critique of scientism and sociology
Title
The hermeneutic imagination
Title remainder
outline of a positive critique of scientism and sociology
Statement of responsibility
Josef Bleicher
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Subject
Language
eng
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Bleicher, Josef
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Sociology
  • Hermeneutics
  • Positivism
  • Scientism
Label
The hermeneutic imagination : outline of a positive critique of scientism and sociology, Josef Bleicher
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Originial Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1 Scientism and hermeneutics: two claims to universality; An outline of the socio-historical context of science and the science of society; The meaning of science; Science, meaning and the language of scientism; Pragmatism between hermeneutic and scientistic thought; Hermeneutics and the ''new philosophy of science''; 2 The rise of a science of society and its normative presuppositions; Positivist sociology and its metascience
  • The use-context of positivist sociologyFrom positivist to scientistic sociology; 3 The development of a non-scientistic sociology in the context of the Geisteswissenschaften and Idealist philosophy; Dilthey''s founding of a hermeneutically informed sociology; Verstehen between subjectivism and objectivism; 4 Towards a hermeneutic paradigm for sociology; The hermeneutic conception of understanding; Science and language; Objectivity and objectivism in the Geisteswissenschaften; 5 Objective interpretation in macro-sociology and the hermeneutic dimension
  • Parsons''s framework for the study of the objective meaning of actionThe structural(ist) analysis of meaningful phenomena; System, structure and meaning; 6 The dilemma of interpretive sociology; Symbolic interactionism; ''Phenomenological'' sociology and the analysis of the life-world; Winch and the linguistic conception of interpretive sociology; 7 Between interpretive and hermeneutic sociology: the case of ethnomethodology; Ethnomethodology as the radicalization of interpretive sociology; Ethnomethodology as a hermeneutically oriented sociology; The ethnomethodological critique of sociology
  • Limitations of ethnomethodology in relation to the hermeneutic paradigm8 Elements of a hermeneutic sociology; Metatheoretical perspective: what ''meaning''?; Methodological considerations; Metascientific issues: subjectivity, subjectivism, and the subject of science; Conclusion: between and beyond Idealism and reification -- towards a hermeneutic-dialectical sociology; Hermeneutics and sociology in a capitalist society; Aspects of a hermeneutic-dialectical sociology; Notes; Bibliography; Name index; Subject index
Control code
ocn887510253
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (185 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317651819
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unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)887510253
Label
The hermeneutic imagination : outline of a positive critique of scientism and sociology, Josef Bleicher
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Originial Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1 Scientism and hermeneutics: two claims to universality; An outline of the socio-historical context of science and the science of society; The meaning of science; Science, meaning and the language of scientism; Pragmatism between hermeneutic and scientistic thought; Hermeneutics and the ''new philosophy of science''; 2 The rise of a science of society and its normative presuppositions; Positivist sociology and its metascience
  • The use-context of positivist sociologyFrom positivist to scientistic sociology; 3 The development of a non-scientistic sociology in the context of the Geisteswissenschaften and Idealist philosophy; Dilthey''s founding of a hermeneutically informed sociology; Verstehen between subjectivism and objectivism; 4 Towards a hermeneutic paradigm for sociology; The hermeneutic conception of understanding; Science and language; Objectivity and objectivism in the Geisteswissenschaften; 5 Objective interpretation in macro-sociology and the hermeneutic dimension
  • Parsons''s framework for the study of the objective meaning of actionThe structural(ist) analysis of meaningful phenomena; System, structure and meaning; 6 The dilemma of interpretive sociology; Symbolic interactionism; ''Phenomenological'' sociology and the analysis of the life-world; Winch and the linguistic conception of interpretive sociology; 7 Between interpretive and hermeneutic sociology: the case of ethnomethodology; Ethnomethodology as the radicalization of interpretive sociology; Ethnomethodology as a hermeneutically oriented sociology; The ethnomethodological critique of sociology
  • Limitations of ethnomethodology in relation to the hermeneutic paradigm8 Elements of a hermeneutic sociology; Metatheoretical perspective: what ''meaning''?; Methodological considerations; Metascientific issues: subjectivity, subjectivism, and the subject of science; Conclusion: between and beyond Idealism and reification -- towards a hermeneutic-dialectical sociology; Hermeneutics and sociology in a capitalist society; Aspects of a hermeneutic-dialectical sociology; Notes; Bibliography; Name index; Subject index
Control code
ocn887510253
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (185 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317651819
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)887510253

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