Philosophy in Educational Research: Epistemology, Ethics, Politics and Quality by David Bridges
English | 20 Dec. 2016 | ISBN: 3319492101 | 500 Pages | PDF | 5.06 MB
This book provides critical and reflective discussions of a wide range of issues arising in education at the interface between philosophy, research, policy and practice. It addresses epistemological questions about the intellectual resources that underpin educational research, explores the relationship between philosophy and educational research, and examines debates about truth and truthfulness in educational research. Furthermore, it looks at issues to do with the relationship between research, practice and policy, and discusses questions about ethics and educational research. Finally, the book delves into the deeply contested area of research quality assessment.