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Handbook of Action Research: Participative Inquiry and by Peter Reason

By Peter Reason

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Co-operative inquiry facilitated ownership oflearning by practitioners, relieved their anxieties and demonstrated that co-operative inquiry can increase reflectiveness and lessen the negative effects of professional discretion. Penny A. Barrett - The Early Mothering Project: What Happened When the Words 'Action Research' Came to Life for a Group ofMidwives This chapter provides a snapshot of some reflective moments within an action research project that was informed by feminist principles and processes.

Finally, the future of the action research paradigm is assessed, based on an analysis of the challenges it faces in shifting the dominant paradigm in research institutions, organizations and society. Ella Edmondson Betl- Infusing Race in the US Discourse on Action Research In this chapter, Ella Bell infuses race into the genre of action research and participatory inquiry, arguing that it has been implicitly absent so far. She also shares parts of her journey, as a Black woman seeking ways to liberate Black people from social injustice and White racism.

The core contribution of research is to create relationships between actors, and arenas where they can meet in democratic dialogue. Orlando Fals Borda - Participatory (Action) Research in Social Theory: Origins and Challenges The Majority World origins of participatory action research and subsequent conceptual and methodological developments are recalled. Tensions between theory/ practice, subject/object and knowledge/reason are resolved on the basis of a philosophy of life committed to social renovation for justice.

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