: Simon Susen
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From a positivist point of view, the ambition to make predictions
developments is central to both the natural sciences and the social sciences. It is
common to make calculations about forthcoming occurrences in the natural
sciences – notably in astronomy, biology, chemistry, earth science
, and physics.
In a similar manner, it is not unusual to make prognostications
yettocome in the social sciences, especially in its key disciplines – that is,
anthropology, economics, ...