Nickles, Thomas, "What is a Problem that We Might Solve It?" Synthese, 47(1,1981), 85-118.*
Discusses criteria for an adequate theory of problems (33 divided into 3 categories), critiques Laudan's theory in light of these criteria, and offers his own account.
Broad Topical Focus
Curriculum Inquiry Guidelines, Defining Curriculum Research Questions
Field other than Education
Mode of Inquiry in the Study
Action Inquiry, Philosophical Inquiry-Speculative Essay
Type of Study
Nickles, Thomas, "Nickles, Thomas, "What is a Problem that We Might Solve It?" Synthese, 47(1,1981), 85-118.*" (1981). CIRS: Curriculum Inquiry and Related Studies from Educational Research: A Searchable Bibliography of Selected Studies. 2656.
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