03165nam 2200493 450 991048016770332120200824181918.01-5261-5548-61-5261-3495-0(CKB)4100000011254960(OCoLC)1157917157(MdBmJHUP)muse82628(MiAaPQ)EBC6206908(StDuBDS)EDZ0002390490(EXLCZ)99410000001125496020200319e20212020 fy| 0engur|||||||nn|ntxtrdacontentcrdamediacrrdacarrierThe power of pragmatism knowledge production and social inquiry /Jane Wills and Robert Lake[electronic resource]Manchester :Manchester University Press,2021.1 online resource (ix, 290 pages) : illustrationsManchester scholarship onlinePreviously issued in print: 2020.1-5261-3494-2 Includes bibliographical references and index.Introduction : the power of pragmatism / Jane Wills and Robert W. Lake -- Habits of social inquiry and reconstruction : a Deweyan vision of democracy and social research / Malcolm P. Cutchin -- Appreciating the situation : Dewey's pragmatism and its implications for the spatialisation of social science / Gary Bridge -- Mead, subjectivity and urban politics / Crispian Fuller -- Rorty, conversation and the power of maps / Trevor Barnes -- Embodied ignorances : a pragmatist responds to epistemic and other kinds of frictions in the academy / Susan Saegert -- Truth and academia in times of fake news, alternative facts and filter bubbles : a pragmatist notion of critique as mediation / Klaus Geiselhart -- Learning from experience : pragmatism and politics in place / Alice E. Huff -- Reflections on an experiment in pragmatic social research and knowledge production / Liam Harney and Jane Wills -- Ecological crisis, action and pragmatic humanism / Meg Holden -- Pragmatism, anti-representational theory and local methods for critical-creative ecological action / Owain Jones -- Pragmatism and contemporary planning theory : going beyond a communicative approach / Ihnji Jon -- Exploring possibilities for a pragmatic orientation in development studies / Alireza F. Farahani and Azadeh Hadizadeh Esfahani -- The quest for uncertainty : pragmatism between rationalism and sentimentality / Robert W. Lake -- Who's afraid of pragmatism? / Clive Barnett.Making the case for a pragmatist approach to social inquiry and knowledge production, sixteen contributors illustrate the power of pragmatism to inform democratic, community-centred, action-oriented research.Manchester scholarship online.PragmatismInquiry (Theory of knowledge)Pragmatism.Inquiry (Theory of knowledge)149.2Wills JaneLake RobertStDuBDSStDuBDSBOOK9910480167703321The power of pragmatism2218842UNINA