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ERIC Number: EJ348797
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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The "Discernment of a Human Face" in Research: A Reaction to Van Hesteren's Human Science and Counselling.
Knowles, Don
Canadian Journal of Counselling, v20 n4 p235-38 Oct 1986
Responds to Van Hesteren's advocacy of a "human science" orientation, using constructs and analytical methods from phenomenology to enhance methodology. Approves of a philosophy of science and of a self-perspective. Questions the need for complex terminology, Van Hesteren's definition of what constitutes research, quantification, and generalizability. Appreciates the focus on individual characteristics and the value context of research. (KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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