An information hub for the critical realist community

Critical Realism Network (collective noun):

1. A community of scholars and educators dedicated to fostering dialogue about the direction of contemporary social theory and research, with particular attention to the philosophy of critical realism.

“Critical Realism is not itself a theory of society. It is a philosophy of science, a theory of what (good) science is and does.”

Philip Gorski, What is Critical Realism and Why Should You Care

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