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Schütz, Alfred (1899–1959)

DOI: 10.4324/9780415249126-R046-1
Version: v1,  Published online: 1998
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Article Summary

Alfred Schütz, Austrian-American philosopher and social scientist. Combining ideas from Weber, Bergson and Husserl, Schütz developed a methodology for social science that integrated subjectivist, phenomenological elements with the causal-explanatory aspects of traditional objectivist approaches.

Citing this article:
Collin, Finn. Schütz, Alfred (1899–1959), 1998, doi:10.4324/9780415249126-R046-1. Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Taylor and Francis,
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