Some articles on functionalist explanations, explanation:
... Furthermore, Durkheim favored a radical form of guild socialism along with functionalist explanations ... Marxism, while acknowledging social contradictions, still uses functionalist explanations ... He said, “the determination of function is…necessary for the complete explanation of the phenomena” ...
Famous quotes containing the word explanations:
“In the nineteenth century ... explanations of who and what women were focused primarily on reproductive eventsmarriage, children, the empty nest, menopause. You could explain what was happening in a womans life, it was believed, if you knew where she was in this reproductive cycle.”
—Grace Baruch (20th century)