There is some difficulty in connecting this epistemological
definition of "data" with our psychological analysis of knowledge; but until such a connection has been effected, we have no right to use the conception "data.
The exploration of drawings as a tool to gain entry to students' epistemological
The aim of this study is to determine the levels of scientific epistemological
beliefs of 8th grade students.
Thus, this book offers a refreshing and needed corrective to current privileged epistemological
models that not only dominate the academy, but that also are entrenched in our culture.
Postfeminism signifies the break with the traditional epistemological
feminist representations in the Postmodern era.
The first factor is the students' epistemological
beliefs, that is, their beliefs about the nature of knowledge and knowing (Hofer, 2001, 2010; Wong & Chai, 2010).
From this perspective, research must focus on uncovering the beliefs teachers hold about knowledge construction-their epistemological
orientation--and how that orientation is reflected in their instructional practice.
He begins by noting rightly the ontological purposes and content of a proper Christian via negativa; then he contrasts that form of apophaticism with Kant's transcendental epistemological
project, the latter understood as having its roots, interestingly, in Spinoza.
beliefs are also known to have an influence on individuals' life satisfaction.
Against this backdrop, different epistemological
perspectives have been presented as part of a hierarchical, developmental sequence anchored by dualistic, objective epistemologies at one end, and contextual, constructed ways of knowing at the opposite end.
The central thesis of Jensen's interpretation is that Nietzsche's essay "advances a sort of aesthetic version of epistemological
We asked contributors to specifically reflect upon their methodological and epistemological
approaches, dilemmas, challenges, and possible breakthroughs.