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Participatory Action Research

Kamal Fahmi

in Beyond The Victim

Published by American University in Cairo Press

Published in print April 2007 | ISBN: 9789774160639
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781617971020 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5743/cairo/9789774160639.003.0002
Participatory Action Research

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This chapter examines the major assumptions and values of PAR, as well as questions of ontology, epistemology, and methodology, and then discusses the limitations of PAR and some of the critiques emanating from postmodernist/poststructuralist perspectives.

Keywords: street children; PAR; theoretical framework; methodological framework; street ethnography; third world; ontology; epistemology

Chapter.  14549 words. 

Subjects: Society and Culture

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