Sociology and Religion as a Science

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1. Who argues that Darwin's theory of evolution was accepted because of the laissez-faire capitalism in Victorian Britain?

  • Gomm
  • Lyotard
  • Kuhn
  • Popper
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2. What is one main feature of positivism and science?

  • Lab experiments are useful
  • Using qualitative data is useful
  • Correlations may represent casual relationships
  • Science is unstructured

3. What type of approach to his research did Popper use?

  • Statistics
  • Deductive
  • Inductive
  • Surveys

4. Which postmodernist believes that science is just another metanarrative?

  • Lyotard
  • Comte
  • Kuhn
  • Popper

5. What are denotative language-games?

  • They don't exist
  • Concerned with whether things are useful rather than whether they are true
  • Based upon whether statements are true or not
  • Using the wrong language

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