The book covers the main developments in the social sciences after World War Two. Chapters on economics, human geography, political science, psychology, social anthropology, and sociology will interest anyone wanting short, accessible histories of those disciplines; they will also make it easy for readers to compare disciplines. A final chapter offers a blueprint for writing the history of the social sciences as a whole, drawing attention to the role of interdisciplinary work and to the importance of factors from the Second World War to the sixties and the fall of communism.The book covers the main developments in the social sciences after World War Two.
|Title||:||The History of the Social Sciences Since 1945|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2010-05-24|