Browsing by Subject "Epistemology"
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Examining the effects of context-free and context-situated instructional strategies on learners' critical thinking. (contextualized instruction) (ProQuest Information & Learning, 1999)An experimental study was carried out to (1) examine the effects of three instructional strategies on critical thinking, and (2) to determine whether there was a relationship between critical thinking and general cognitive ...
An exploratory study about the role of epistemological beliefs and dispositions on learners' thinking about an ill-defined issue in solo and duo problem-solving contexts (Springer Science + Business Media, 2008)This chapter examines the relationship between epistemological beliefs and dispositions and their role on ill-defined problem solving in solo and duo contexts. The results showed that different aspects of epistemological ...
The "Lifeblood" of Science and Its Politics: Interrogating Epistemic Curiosity as an Educational Aim (Education Sciences, 2016)Social- and virtue-epistemologies connect intellectual and moral concerns in ways significant for education and its theory. For most educationists, epistemic and ethical virtues are no longer dissociated. However, many ...