Some Theoretical Foundations for Conflict Methodology
Article first published online: 9 JAN 2007
Volume 46, Issue 1, pages 23–29, January 1976
How to Cite
YOUNG, T. R. (1976), Some Theoretical Foundations for Conflict Methodology. Sociological Inquiry, 46: 23–29. doi: 10.1111/j.1475-682X.1976.tb00745.x
- Issue published online: 9 JAN 2007
- Article first published online: 9 JAN 2007
Propositions from information theory, social psychological theory and modern systems theory are used as the theoretical foundations for grounding principles of conflict methodology. Fifteen principles of conflict methodology are generated. The role of conflict research in entering back into the construction of social reality is also discussed.