Praxis: a Paradigm for Action Research

Doosti Irani, Mehri. and Abdoli, Samereh. and Parvizi, Soroor. and Seyed Fatemi, Naimeh. and Amini, Massoud. (2012) Praxis: a Paradigm for Action Research. IJME/ Special issue for educational development and health promotion, 11 (9).


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Action research is a research methodology with a dual purpose (action and research). Action research as other research approach is led through a paradigm or a philosophical perspective. This article briefly describes paradigm, research paradigm and discuss about “which paradigm (positivism, interpretive, or praxis) does cover action research?”.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Action research, paradigm, praxis, methodology
Subjects: W General medicine- Health professions > Medical Education W.18
Divisions: Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery
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Date Deposited: 05 Nov 2017 07:33
Last Modified: 17 Feb 2018 10:21

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