ERIC Number: EJ818674
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Oct-1
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 38
A Primer of the Values Implicit in Counseling Research Methods
Slife, Brent D.
Counseling and Values, v53 n1 p8 Oct 2008
The author attempts to answer 5 related questions: What are implicit values? Why are these values often considered problematic to traditional science? Why are such values necessary to research? What are the main values of traditional methods in psychology? What are the implications of a value-laden science?
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Research Methodology, Science Process Skills, Scientific Methodology, Value Judgment, Experience, Observation
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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