TAKE HOME EXAM PH330 Philosophy of Social Science Please answer three questions taken from the selection below. You have 1,500 words in total, inclusive of quotations and footnotes but exclusive of bibliographical references, which you should list in one consolidated bibliography following your three answers. Your answers should demonstrate your own knowledge and understanding of the literature on which this module is based, argument and analysis, structure and organisation, and quality of writing. Please combine all three answers in one file. You should format your answers in line with the standard philosophy conventions for essays. See http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/philosophy/undergraduate/advice/essays/ QUESTIONS: 1. CriticallydiscussEITHERDurkheim’sdefinitionof‘socialfacts’ORWeber’s definitionof‘socialaction’. 2. WhydoesAndersonclaimthat“valuejudgementsarenotinherently dogmatic”?Issheright? 3. Whatisthepointofsayingthatsomethingis‘sociallyconstructed’? 4. WhatareBecker’sgroundsforclaimingthatindividual’sbehaviouris ‘forwardlooking’?Isheright? 5. ChoosingEITHERthecaseofallegedlyincomparablechoices,ORthecase choicesthatmayleadto‘transformativeexperiences’,criticallydiscussthe ideathatsuchchoicespresentproblemsforrationalchoicetheory. 6. Whatisthebestresponsetothechargethatrationalchoicetheoryisfalse, becauseitassumethatpeopleareegoists?