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The Resource Scientism and education : empirical research as neo-liberal ideology, Emery J. Hyslop-Margison, M. Ayaz Naseem, (electronic book)

Scientism and education : empirical research as neo-liberal ideology, Emery J. Hyslop-Margison, M. Ayaz Naseem, (electronic book)

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Scientism and education : empirical research as neo-liberal ideology
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Scientism and education
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empirical research as neo-liberal ideology
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Emery J. Hyslop-Margison, M. Ayaz Naseem
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eng
Summary
This volume offers a critical examination of the growing pressure to apply scientific principles as a means to improve education. The authors trace the ideology of scientism to the early faith Auguste Comte placed in science and the scientific method as a panacea to all human problem solving. By revealing many of the epistemological problems confronted by the social sciences, including education, the authors undermine the prevailing view that a science of education is possible or desirable. Besides revealing the epistemological problems associated with education research, they suggest that the
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1957-
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Hyslop-Margison, Emery James
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Naseem, M. Ayaz
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  • Education
  • Scientism
  • Education and state
  • Education
  • Genetic epistemology
  • Social sciences
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Scientism and education : empirical research as neo-liberal ideology, Emery J. Hyslop-Margison, M. Ayaz Naseem, (electronic book)
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Publication
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mixed
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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not applicable
Contents
Front Matter; Introduction; Education Research; Epistemological Problems in Social Science Research; Empirical Research in Education; Education Research as Analytic Truths; Empirical Research as Neo-liberal Ideology; Back Matter
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unknown
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xvii, 134 p.
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multiple file formats
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9781402066788
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uncompressed
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Scientism and education : empirical research as neo-liberal ideology, Emery J. Hyslop-Margison, M. Ayaz Naseem, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
not applicable
Contents
Front Matter; Introduction; Education Research; Epistemological Problems in Social Science Research; Empirical Research in Education; Education Research as Analytic Truths; Empirical Research as Neo-liberal Ideology; Back Matter
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 134 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Isbn
9781402066788
Level of compression
uncompressed
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote

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