Geoffrey Hawthorn, 1 April 1983
Show More A Treatise on Social Theory. Vol. I: The Methodology of Social Theory by W.G. Runciman.
Cambridge, 350 pp., £25, March 1983, 0 521 24906 6Show More
“... bright little rooms produces some sort of stain on the moral fabric. But the fact remains, as Charles Taylor once put it, that there is a ‘value-slope’ in our accounts which, if left to itself, without countervailing argument, does tend to commend or condemn. Second, and much more interestingly, Runciman also supposes that ...”