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EDEV_505 Week 3_1

Kurt Lewin gave us these two inspirational sentiments: “There is nothing so practical as a good theory.” “If you want truly to understand something, try to change it.” (Van Vliet, 2013) As theory underpins all social science research (Gray, 2004; … Continue reading

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EDEV_505 Week 2_1

“The dream of reason did not take power into account” (Starr, 1984, p. 3). I read your post with interest as it highlighted many issues that undergird the power bases that inform policy and also as a case study of … Continue reading

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EDEV_506 Week 3_1

Kurt Lewin gave us these two inspirational sentiments: “There is nothing so practical as a good theory.” “If you want truly to understand something, try to change it.” (Van Vliet, 2013) As theory underpins all social science research (Gray, 2004; … Continue reading

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