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The limitations of positivism in the social sciences

The limitations of positivism in the social sciences

Article by PhD researcher Juan David Parra Heredia in top Colombian journal

Published in Sociedad y Economia, the article highlights the limitations of positivism in the social sciences. The article attempts to link the philosophical discussions of Critical Realism with its practical implications for social research, including an explicit reference to three previous works that have used realism to inform an institutional analysis.

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The full article is available (in Spanish only) from the Sociedad y Economia website.