Across the disciplines, scholars have turned to critical realism, a philosophy of social science that works against the grain of both positivism and social constructivism, to show how the case study can offer robust explanatory, causal accounts.
17:00 - 18:30
TC2.8 & TC2.9
Dr Jeffrey Longhofer
Lectures, talks and seminars
Psychosocial and Psychoanalytic Studies, Department of
Debbie Stewart email@example.com
In this talk, Dr Jeffrey Longhofer will explore how with critical realism case study research can be grounded in fundamentally different epistemological assumptions
He will deepen the critical realist understanding of the case study by considering Bernard Lahire’s work on singularity.
Jeffrey Longhofer, Ph.D., Associate Professor of social work at Rutgers University, holds graduate degrees in anthropology and social work and is supervising analyst in New Jersey. He was trained at Cleveland Psychoanalytic Center and the Hanna Perkins Center (Cleveland, OH). He has five books:
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