The Emergence of Ethical Concepts in Social History with Professor Webb Keane

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”center” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Q & A with Professor Webb Keane in response to questions from his recent webinar. To listen to the live recording of the webinar, click Here. To purchase his book Ethical Life: Its… Read More »The Emergence of Ethical Concepts in Social History with Professor Webb Keane

Book Review of ‘Quantum Mind and Social Science: Unifying Physical and Social Ontology’ by Professor Douglas Porpora

Guest book review by Professor Douglas Porpora Douglas Porpora is a Professor of Sociology in the Department of Anthropology at Drexel University. His book, Reconstructing Sociology: The Critical Realist Approach, explores the implications of critical realism for American sociology. He… Read More »Book Review of ‘Quantum Mind and Social Science: Unifying Physical and Social Ontology’ by Professor Douglas Porpora

Interview with Professor Christian Smith on CR & Human Flourishing

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Why does sociology need to do ontology? Why should we be concerned with persons? In this interview, Chris Smith addresses these issues and more, arguing for critical realism as a robust… Read More »Interview with Professor Christian Smith on CR & Human Flourishing

Interview with Professor Doug Porpora on Critical Realism and Contemporary Sociology (2015)

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Dr. Timothy Rutzou (Sociology, Yale University) interviews Professor Douglas Porpora (Drexel University) about critical realism, contemporary sociology, and the need for theory. [/et_pb_text][et_pb_video admin_label=”Video” src=”https://youtu.be/lNJhdCLLlzE”%5D [/et_pb_video][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][/et_pb_section]

Remembering Roy Bhaskar 1944 – 2014

[et_pb_section][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][et_pb_image admin_label=”Image” src=”https://criticalrealismnetwork.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/9b3f7-rts1.jpg” show_in_lightbox=”off” url=”http://www.amazon.com/Realist-Science-Classical-Critical-Routledge/dp/0415454948″ url_new_window=”on” animation=”left” sticky=”off” align=”center” force_fullwidth=”off” always_center_on_mobile=”on” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid” /][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”2_3″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_line_height=”2em” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] In November 2014 Roy Bhaskar, whose work helped to crystalize the movement of critical realists, passed… Read More »Remembering Roy Bhaskar 1944 – 2014