Tag: <span>epistemology</span>

What is Science?

There are many epistemological approaches one could take to understanding the world. Epistemology is the study of how we know what we know is what we know. We can use common sense, tradition, religion, appeals to authority, or personal experience, for example, to understand what is going on around us.… Read More “What is Science?”


Qualitative vs (?) Quantitative

Because of how the research is carried out, qualitative and quantitative research often get separated as though they are two competing research methodologies. I prefer to see them as complementary, where they each serve an important role in the greater goal of uncovering new knowledge about social life.… Read More “Qualitative vs (?) Quantitative”