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Educational research undone : the postmodern embrace

Author: Ian Stronach; Margaret MacLure
Publisher: Buckingham [England] ; Philadelphia : Open University Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An educational research text, this work explores postmodernism ad deconstructionism connecting these to issues in philosophy, research methodology, and policy critique.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Stronach, Ian.
Educational research undone.
Buckingham [England] ; Philadelphia : Open University Press, 1997
(OCoLC)659511660
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Stronach; Margaret MacLure
ISBN: 0335194346 9780335194346 0335194338 9780335194339
OCLC Number: 35830999
Description: xi, 193 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: ' ... Opening ... ' --
1. Fashioning postmodernism, finishing modernism: tales from the fitting room --
2. Jack in two boxes: a postmodern perspective on the transformation of persons into portraits --
3. Eccentric subject, impossible object: a postmodern reading of Hannah Cullwick --
4. Is Halloween postmodern? --
5. Mobilizing meaning, demobilizing critique? Dilemmas in the deconstruction of educational discourse --
6. Can the mothers of invention make virtue out of necessity? An optimistic deconstruction of research compromises in contract research and evaluation --
7. Telling transitions: boundary work in narratives of becoming an action researcher --
8. Untelling transitions --
9. Enclosures --
' ... The mourning after the knight before ... '
Responsibility: Ian Stronach and Maggie MacLure.

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"Much that is written about post-modernism and social research is irritatingly futile and trivial in the extreme. Here at last is a book about postmodernism and research in education that is Read more...

 
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