Good on paper: sociological critique, pragmatism, and secularization theory

@article{Dromi2019GoodOP,
  title={Good on paper: sociological critique, pragmatism, and secularization theory},
  author={Shai M. Dromi and Samuel D. Stabler},
  journal={Theory and Society},
  year={2019},
  volume={48},
  pages={325-350}
}
Recent years have seen numerous sociological disagreements devolve into heated debates, with scholars openly accusing their peers of being both empirically wrong and morally misguided. While social scientists routinely reflect on the ethical implications of certain research assumptions and data collection methods, the sociology of knowledge production has said little about how moral debates over scholarship shape subsequent research trajectories. Drawing on the new French pragmatic sociology… Expand
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