Objectivity in Social Sciences

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Part of the Innovation, Technology, and Knowledge Management book series (ITKM)

Abstract

We continue with scientific method but now focus upon the social sciences. Historically, the physical and biological sciences are the most well developed methodologically and therefore provide the standard of scientific excellence and objectivity about nature. It is to their standard that the methodology of any scientific discipline must be measured.

Keywords

Social Science Financial Market Physical Science Money Supply Social Nature 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Engineering and TechnologyPortland State UniversityPortlandUSA

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