The series also contains 20 monographs. PHISPC is a large-scale literary project funded by the Ministry of Human Resource Development. The goal of the project is to publish fifty volumes of books and anthologies, thirty of which will be major volumes, and twenty of which are to be monographs
India has been the land of civilizations and spirituality, contributing a lot in dimensions of mystic phenomena eluding . This book has as its aim the study of a variety of psychologic phenomena by means of the combined use of physiologic methods and introspection.
India has been the land of civilizations and spirituality, contributing a lot in dimensions of mystic phenomena eluding understanding. From time immemorial such experiences and practices have been handed down to generations by word of mouth. It evidently assumes that when a phenomenon is studied simultaneously by a method of high precision and one of low precision, the results will be highly precise. This assumption, of course
Yogendra Singh is Professor Emeritus of Sociology at the Centre for the Study of Social Systems, Jawaharlal Nehru University . He is the recipient of several awards for his contributions to sociology and social anthropology
Yogendra Singh is Professor Emeritus of Sociology at the Centre for the Study of Social Systems, Jawaharlal Nehru University, and New Delhi. He is also its founder. He was born on 2nd November, 1932 in a Jamindar family of a village in the Basti district of Uttar Pradesh. He is the recipient of several awards for his contributions to sociology and social anthropology. Therefore, he relates l, structuralism, l, culturalism and Marxist orientation and constructs in the study social stratification.
2003) for History of Science from the National Academy of Sciences .
2003) for History of Science from the National Academy of Sciences, Allahabad. Social institutions and the cultural articulations of human consciousness, they argue, are bound to be expressive of the concerned people's consciousness. By implication they tend to reject concepts like archetypal consciousness, universal mind and providential history. II The PHISPC publications on History of Science, Philosophy and Culture in Indian Civilization, in spite of its unitary look, do recognize the differences between the areas of material civilization and those of ideational culture. It is not a work of a single author.
The history of science is the study of the development of science and scientific knowledge, including both the natural and social sciences (the history of the arts and humanities is termed history of scholarship). Historiography of science, in contrast, studies the methods employed by historians of science.
The philosophy of social science is consequently a metatheoretical endeavour-a theory about theories of social life
The philosophy of social science is consequently a metatheoretical endeavour-a theory about theories of social life. To achieve their end, philosophers of social science investigate both the practice of the social sciences and the nature of the entities that the social sciences study-namely, human beings themselves. In addition to the core disciplines of economics, political science, anthropology, and sociology, the social studies also include such disparate disciplines as archaeology, demography, human geography, linguistics, social psychology, and aspects of cognitive science, among others.
Chapter 4, ‘The Social Sciences, History and Philosophy’, Pp. 65-80. Anthropology in the East: Founders of Indian Sociology and Anthropology, New Delhi: Permanent Black, Pp. 1-63.
I read the Science of Culture in the early 1970's and remember how . A must read for anyone in the social sciences including political science and history. 3 people found this helpful.
I read the Science of Culture in the early 1970's and remember how fascinating this book is. Reading it 40 years later most of the book is still highly relevant and an important work. White's main thesis is change is primarily the result of cultural interactions and technical advancements in the availability of new energy sources. He is particularly critical of the ability of psychology and sociology for addressing for addressing society-wide needs. He finds several anthropologists, particularly Durkheim, moving in the right direction.
Karl Kautsky and the Social Science of Classical Marxism. Studies in Critical Theory and Social Science in the Age of Max Weber. Publication Date: 15 Jul 1998. Volume 87. By: Hall Thomas Wilson.
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