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New PDF release: A Transatlantic History of the Social Sciences: Robber

By Christian Fleck

ISBN-10: 1849660514

ISBN-13: 9781849660518

From the start of the 20th century, medical and social medical learn has been characterized by means of highbrow trade among Europe and the united states. The institution of the 3rd Reich ensured that, from the German talking global, at the very least, this turned a one-way site visitors. during this ebook Christian Fleck explores the discovery of empirical social learn, which by means of 1950 had develop into the binding norm of overseas scholarship, and he analyses the contribution of German refugee social scientists to its institution. the most important names are right here, from Adorno and Horkheimer to Hirshman and Lazarsfeld, yet on the center of the e-book is a distinct collective biography according to unique info from greater than 800 German-speaking social scientists. released in German in 2008 to nice acclaim, Fleck's very important learn of the transatlantic enrichment of the social sciences is now to be had in a revised English-language edition.

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