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ERIC Number: EJ623974
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0272
Socio-Scientific Issues via Actor Network Theory.
Fountain, Renee-Marie
Journal of Curriculum Studies, v31 n3 p339-58 May-June 1999
Focuses on the reproduction of knowledge in science education and how socio-scientific issues are depicted/accounted for. Reviews contemporary epistemological questions of knowledge production. Outlines the Actor Network Theory (ANT), an alternative epistemology, describing the principal tenets using examples from the nature/nurture debate. Addresses ANT in education. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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