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Further Reflections on the “Postmodern Turn” in the Social Sciences: A Reply to William Outhwaite

Simon Susen;
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  • Published: 28 Jul 2016
  • Publisher: Springer Science and Business Media LLC
  • Country: United Kingdom
I am immensely grateful to William Outhwaite for commenting on my book The ‘Postmodern Turn’ in the Social Sciences (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015). I should stress at the outset that I agree with most of the points he makes in his commentary, which I find very insightful, thought-provoking, and constructive. Hence, any reader expecting to be entertained by a cockfight between book author and book reviewer will be disappointed. Let me take this opportunity to reflect on some of the main issues raised in Outhwaite’s inspiring review.
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