Will Davies

Will Davies is a senior lecturer at Goldsmiths, University of London. He is convener of a new BA degree in politics, philosophy and economics, and co-director of the Political Economy Research Centre.

Bonobos

Shake By All Means, But Social Science is Not Natural Science

Will Davies responds to the calls for a social science shake-up by questioning the status of the social sciences in 2014 as something other than mere understudies to the natural sciences. The shared terrain of the two, he argues, seems to rest on various acts of forgetting on the part of the social sciences, but no acts of learning on the part of the natural sciences.

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