My emerging philosophy of science (part 3): naturalism, realism and pragmatism

This post draws heavily on two books: Theory and Society: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Science by Peter Godfrey-Smith and A Realist Approach to Qualitative Research by Joseph Maxwell. If the ideas discussed are of interest, then these books are worth checking out as well as Cheryl Misak’s books on pragmatism. Godfrey-Smith (2003) defines … [Read more…]