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Author Bannister, Robert C.

Title Sociology and scientism : the American quest for objectivity, 1880-1940 / Robert C. Bannister.

Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1987.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  301.0973 B219S    Check Shelf
Description viii, 301 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-290) and index.
Contents An Ambiguous Legacy -- The Social Organism -- From Telos to Technique -- First Principles -- Pluralistic Behaviorism -- Up from Metaphysics -- The Authority of Fact -- An Objective Standard -- Misbehaviorism -- The Patrician as Technician -- A Better Code -- A Pile of Knowledge -- Rehearsal for Rebellion -- Democracy -- Defeat.
Subject Sociology -- United States -- History.
Scientism -- History.
Sociology -- history.
Sociologie -- États-Unis -- Histoire.
Scientisme -- Histoire.
Scientism. (OCoLC)fst01108891
Sociology. (OCoLC)fst01123875
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Scientisme -- États-Unis -- Histoire.
Scientisme -- Histoire.
Sociologie -- États-Unis.
Indexed Term Geschichte 1880-1940
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Other Form: Online version: Bannister, Robert C. Sociology and scientism. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1987 (OCoLC)655059633
ISBN 0807817333
080784327X (pbk.)
9780807843277 (pbk.)
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