Action researchers speak about their reasons for choosing action research
Several well-known action researchers speak about why they choose to do action research. Click on the author's names below to download a PDF file ...
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Hilary Bradbury L David Brown Mary Brydon-Miller Dawn Chandler and Bill Torbert David Coghlan Bob Dick Olav Eikeland Werner Fricke Victor J Friedman Davydd Greenwood Ian Hughes Elizabeth Kasl and Lyle Yorks James G Kelly et al Patricia Maguire Robin McTaggart Peter Reason (1) Peter Reason (2) Peter Reason (3) Peter Reason (4) Shankar Sankaran John Shotter Ernie Stringer Marja Liisa Swantz
Mary Brydon-Miller, Davydd Greenwood and Patricia Maguire invited members of the editorial board of the journal Action research to respond to the question "Why action research?". Their article in the journal identified common themes in the responses. The papers above are the replies that members of the editorial board sent to the authors.
The article is: Brydon-Miller, M., Greenwood, D., and Maguire, P (2003) Why action research? Action Research, 1(1), 9-28.
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