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Action and Knowledge

Breaking the Monopoly With Participatory Action-Research

by Orlando Fals-Borda

  • 365 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Cinep .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics,
  • Social research & statistics,
  • Social participation,
  • Social Change In Underdeveloped Areas,
  • Social Sciences Research,
  • Sociology,
  • Developing countries,
  • Social sciences,
  • Action research,
  • Research

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMuhammad Anisur Rahman (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8448549M
    ISBN 100945257317
    ISBN 109780945257318

    Action research involves actively participating in a change situation, often via an existing organization, whilst simultaneously conducting research. It can also be undertaken by larger organizations or institutions, assisted or guided by professional researchers, with the aim of improving their strategies, practices and knowledge of the.


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