The issue of merging the social sciences might be
thought of as an issue of categorization. It may be that
that things psychologists have learned about
categorization and categories will illuminate this issue.
Edwards, J. Notes from the IIFET 2000 Session on “Why Not Merge the Social Sciences”. In: Microbehavior and Macroresults:Proceedings of the Tenth Biennial Conference of the International Institute ofFisheries Economics and Trade, July 10-14, 2000, Corvallis, Oregon, USA.Compiled by Richard S. Johnston and Ann L. Shriver. InternationalInstitute of Fisheries Economics and Trade (IIFET), Corvallis, 2001.