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ERIC Number: EJ1056935
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 8
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1940-5847
Collision of Epistemological Frameworks: Religion and Social Science's Unshared Understanding of Ethics
Firmin, Michael W.
Contemporary Issues in Education Research, v2 n1 p9-16 2009
Religious scholars and social science experts frequently differ and sometimes clash when writing and discussing issues of ethics. Sometimes unshared understandings on fundamental world-view issues is the etiology for these differences. Differences in defining truth, whether philosophically or empirically, often is at the root etiology in these differences. Practical suggestions are offered in order to help scholars of religion and the social sciences better to communicate and collaborate in professional and scholarly milieus.
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Language: English
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