ERIC Number: EJ563339
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
The Disciplines of Political Science: Studying the Culture of Rational Choice as a Case in Point.
Lustick, Ian S.
PS: Political Science and Politics, v30 n2 p175-79 Jun 1997
Extrapolates some of the basic epistemological and philosophical arguments of area studies supporters and their detractors within political science. Discusses a possible study of traditional political science "culture" by the area studies proponents. Concludes with a call for both disciplines to work together. (MJP)
Descriptors: Academic Education, Area Studies, Comparative Education, Consumer Economics, Criticism, Decision Making, Economics, Educational Development, Educational Philosophy, Educational Quality, Fundamental Concepts, Higher Education, Interdisciplinary Approach, Political Science, Social Theories
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A