ERIC Number: EJ391132
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Decision-Making Theories as Tools for Interpreting Student Behavior during a Scientific Inquiry Simulation.
Aikenhead, Glen S.
Journal of Research in Science Teaching, v26 n3 p189-203 Mar 1989
Investigates the predictive ability of two sociological theories of group decision making, the social decision scheme and the valence distribution model. Reports that student beliefs at the end of the simulation deviated from group consensus and that the two models could not account for the deviation. (Author/YP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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