• Rhetoric of Social Science

    170 001 | CCN: 31128

    Instructor: Michael Wintroub

    Location: Dwinelle 223

    Date / Time: Mo 2:00pm - 4:59pm

    4 Units

    Analysis of the ways in which political scientists, sociologists, anthropologists, economists and psychologists establish the authoritativeness of their claims. Focus is on the presentation of data as fact, the use of quantitative methods, and other “strategies” through which social knowledge is transformed into objective information.