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Social Sciences Do social sciences aim to discover “laws of society” as natural scientists aim to discover “laws of nature”? The development of natural scientific knowledge leads to the question of whether these sciences are a good “ultimately” the same as natural subject matter? - - - - - No. Are research methods the same!? - - - - - Yes! Social Sciences = e.g Economics Sociology Social Anthropology Business Organisation These investigate: The intentional behaviour of individuals, intended and
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Unformatted text preview: unintended social consequences of individual behavioural interactions, origin and transformation of motivation, Structure Stability and transformation of interaction systems. Economics is the main social science. Business management, accounts stems from it. It seeks to explain human action to achieve chosen goals where available means are relatively scarce....
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