ERIC Number: EJ228540
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980
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The Challenge of Phenomenal Change for Research Methodology.
Gergen, K. J.
Human Development, v23 n4 p254-67 1980
Maintains that dialectical concepts provide only one alternative to empiricist views of science. Three functions of scientists are identified: conceptual constructivist, change agent, and prognosticator. Suggests that methodology should be designed to facilitate these goals. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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