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Methodology for the Human Sciences: Systems of Inquiry

Donald Polkinghorne - Science - 1983 - 349 pages
Methodology for the Human Sciences addresses the growing need for a comprehensive textbook that surveys the emerging body of literature on human science research and clearly ...
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Practice and the Human Sciences: The Case for a Judgment-Based Practice of Care

Donald Polkinghorne - Psychology - 2004 - 221 pages
Argues that the technical model of practice has limited applicability for the practices of care (teaching, nursing, social work, and psychotherapy).
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Recent Theories of Narrative

Wallace Martin - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1986 - 242 pages
This book ranges over the entitle spectrum of recent theories of narrative to show how they have altered our understanding not only of fiction but of nonfictional forms such as ...
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Memory, Identity, Community: The Idea of Narrative in the Human Sciences

Lewis P. Hinchman, Sandra Hinchman - Philosophy - 1997 - 393 pages
This multidisciplinary volume documents the resurrection of the importance of narrative to the study of individuals and groups and argues that narrative may become a lingua ...
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Narrative and the Self

Anthony Paul Kerby - Literary Criticism - 1991
Examining the constitutive role of language and narration in key areas of human experience, Narrative and the Self articulates a view of the self as the implied subject of ...
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On Paul Ricoeur: Narrative and Interpretation

David Wood - Philosophy - 1991 - 209 pages
This book examines the later work of Paul Ricoeur, particularly his major work, Time and Narrative . The essays, including three pieces by Ricoeur himself, consider this ...
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Time, Narrative, and History

David Carr - Philosophy - 1991 - 300 pages
"For description and defense of the narrative configurations of everyday life, and of the practical and social character of those narratives, there is no better treatment than ...
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Structuralism in Literature: An Introduction

Robert Scholes - Literary Criticism - 1974 - 223 pages
A distinguished literary critic explores the linguistic background of structuralism, its historical connections to romanticism and Russian formalism, and the theory and ...
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Richard E. Palmer - Philosophy - 1969 - 283 pages
This classic, first published in 1969, introduces to English-speaking readers a field which is of increasing importance in contemporary philosophy and theology--hermeneutics ...
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