Monthly Archives: September 2013

Jack of all trades…self reflection on ideas and beliefs

After class discussion exploring ideas about the philosophy, ontology and epistemology in research and generally; I have been thinking about the philosophies that have predominantly influenced my own acquisition of knowledge and the context that that knowledge has in my academic, personal and social … Continue reading

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Philosophy in research: initial thoughts

The following is a continuation of ideas on responding to a question proposed to us by our tutors: ‘What do you understand by philosophy in research?’. I understand philosophy as a tool or way of thinking about phenomena that we experience: a … Continue reading

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