Einstein and Chicken‐Licken: Towards a Post‐paradigm Epistemology for Educational Management

International Journal of Educational Management

ISSN: 0951-354X

Publication date: 1 June 1991

Abstract

Suggests that it is reasonable to expect researchers in the field of educational administration to establish the relative value of the knowledge they propound. Draws on the branch of philosophy devoted to the study of the nature of knowledge; epistemology. Argues for new forms of awareness, criteria and processes to help with the growth of trustworthy knowledge. Concludes that there is a need for a post‐paradigm approach that celebrates coherence and multi‐perspectivism.

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Citation

Macpherson, R.J.S. (1991), "Einstein and Chicken‐Licken: Towards a Post‐paradigm Epistemology for Educational Management", International Journal of Educational Management, Vol. 5 No. 6. https://doi.org/10.1108/EUM0000000001973

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MCB UP Ltd

Copyright © 1991, MCB UP Limited

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