When Martin Luther Nailed His Theses On The Church Door At Wittenberg, He Offered A Challenge To The Dominant Establishment Of Which He Was A Member In This Provocative Book, Political Scientist Anne Norton Proposes Theses That Launch A Brilliant, Witty Polemic Against The Reigning Orthodoxies In Her Own Field Rejecting The Antiquated And Stultifying Models Encountered In Textbooks And In Courses On Methodology And Championed By The Self Appointed Gatekeepers Of A Narrow And Parochial Political Science, Norton Opens The Gates To New Practices, New Principles, New Questions, Methods, And Demanding Ethical And Scientific Criteria Practice, She Argues, Has Outstripped Old Models And Conventional Standards Drawing On The Most Daring And Rigorous Work In Structuralism, Poststructuralism, Postcolonialism, Cultural Studies, Literary Theory, Institutional Analysis, And The Philosophy Of Science, She Offers Practical Advice For Students Of Politics, Culture, And Method The entire book is filled with provocative statements about culture and the social sciences It is a useful text to potentially create a paradigm shift for social scientists. loved this some incredible points regarding the import of connecting the study of politics to the real world. This book almost reads like short aphorisms on scientific method in social sciences.The cool part about it is that Norton does not hold back in criticizing and analyzing her own fields of research, academia, society.One of the funnest poli sci theoretical texts I ve read in a while Its brevity does not detract from its thoughts.
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- 160 pages
- 95 Theses on Politics, Culture, and Method
- Anne Norton
- 05 August 2018 Anne Norton