Tag Archives: methodology

Complexity, Methodology and Method

This paper defines a theoretical framework aiming to support the actions and reflections of researchers looking for a ‘method’ in order to critically conceive the complexity of a scientific process of research. First, it starts with a brief overview of … Continue reading

Posted in Complexity, Methodology, Methods | Tagged , ,

A General Methodology for Designing Self-Organizing Systems

Our technologies complexify our environments. Thus, new technologies need to deal with more and more complexity. Several efforts have been made to deal with this complexity using the concept of self-organization. However, in order to promote its use and understanding, … Continue reading

Posted in Complexity, Methodology, Self-organization, Self-organized systems, Systems | Tagged , , ,

After Method – Mess in Social Science Research

‘Research Methods’: a compulsory course, which is loved by some but hated by many! This stimulating book is about what went wrong with ‘research methods’. Its controversial argument is radical, even revolutionary. John Law argues that methods don’t just describe … Continue reading

Posted in Methodology, Methods, Practice, Rhizomatic research, Social sciences | Tagged , , , ,

Discipline-Independent-Transdisciplinarity: The Essentials

This paper presents a practical methodology for discipline-independent-transdisciplinary knowledge and understanding. This methodology provides both breadth and depth of understanding throughout the disciplines of the sciences and humanities. It is universal in that it integrates the knowledge of all the … Continue reading

Posted in Discipline, Independent, Methodology, Transdisciplinarity | Tagged , , ,

Complexity, Methodology and Method: Crafting a Critical Process of Research

This paper defines a theoretical framework aiming to support the actions and reflections of researchers looking for a ‘method’ in order to critically conceive the complexity of a scientific process of research. First, it starts with a brief overview of … Continue reading

Posted in Complexity, Methodology, Methods, Research | Tagged , , ,

Manual de Metodología para la Investigación Social

Leer El presente manual es producto de la experiencia del curso de formación a distancia Teorías, objetivos y métodos de la investigación social dictado en 2004 en el Campus Virtual de CLACSO gracias al patrocinio de la Agencia Sueca de … Continue reading

Posted in Methodology, Social research | Tagged , | Leave a comment