Epistemology – The end is the beginning

The following is part of a series of blog posts I wrote while taking an education PhD course on Epistemologies. A summary of all posts in the series is included in this paper: Developing an Appreciative Understanding of Epistemologies in Educational Research: One Blogger’s Journey.  I’ve come to an end of for the required readings Read More …

More on postmodernism and poststructuralism

The following is part of a series of blog posts I wrote while taking an education PhD course on Epistemologies. A summary of all posts in the series is included in this paper: Developing an Appreciative Understanding of Epistemologies in Educational Research: One Blogger’s Journey.  Further to my investigations into postmodernism and poststructuralism, the next Read More …

Postmodernism and Poststructuralism … initial thoughts

The following is part of a series of blog posts I wrote while taking an education PhD course on Epistemologies. A summary of all posts in the series is included in this paper: Developing an Appreciative Understanding of Epistemologies in Educational Research: One Blogger’s Journey.  Crotty (1998) describes modernism as researcher’s response to the modern Read More …