ERIC Number: EJ316200
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Social Science Research and Some Implications for Afro-American Scholars.
Thomas, Charles W.
Journal of Black Studies, v15 n3 p325-38 Mar 1985
Describes ways in which scientific research is influenced by political and social values. Argues that objectivity is impossible, especially in the social sciences. Considers implications of this assertion for Blacks, calls for the development of a Black perspective in science, and outlines needs for research on behavioral patterns from the Black perspective. (KH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A