ERIC Number: EJ464889
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Publication Date: 1992
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Notes on Pragmatism and Scientific Realism.
Cherryholmes, Cleo H.
Educational Researcher, v21 n6 p13-17 Aug-Sep 1992
Profiles a few of the affinities between pragmatists and scientific realists, and indicates a few dramatic differences dividing these schools of thought. Pragmatic research is driven by anticipated consequences. Scientific realists hope to find the truth about what the world is really like. (SLD)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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