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Following on from Roy Bhaskar s first two books, A Realist Theory of Science and The Possibility of Naturalism, Scientific Realism and Human Emancipation, establishes the conception of social science as explanatory and thence emancipatory critique.

Scientific Realism and Human Emancipation starts from an assessment of the impasse of contemporary accounts of science as stemm
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Published January 1st 2009 by Routledge (first published November 1st 1986)
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Roy Bhaskar (born May 15, 1944) is a British philosopher, best known as the initiator of the philosophical movement of Critical Realism.

Bhaskar was born in Teddington, London, the elder of two brothers. His Indian father and English mother were Theosophists.[1]

In 1963 Bhaskar began attending Balliol College, Oxford on a scholarship to read Philosophy, Politics and Economics. Having graduated with
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A Realist Theory Of Science The Possibility of Naturalism The Formation of Critical Realism: A Personal Perspective Dialectic: The Pulse of Freedom Reflections on Meta-Reality: Transcendence, Emancipation and Everyday Life

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