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Department
Women's and Gender Studies
Course
WSTB05H3
Professor
Victoria Tahmasebi
Semester
Fall

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Positivism: philosophy that holds that the only authentic knowledge is that which is based on actual sense experience Coined by Auguste Comte a modern sociologist Observe and measure Also referred as scientific ideology believe in necessity off progress through scientific progress In psychology a positivist approach is favoured by behaviourism and dominated the field during the rise of it Methodology: focused on specific ways, the methods we can use to try to understand our world better Epistemology: knowledge, philosophy of kno
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