Mind and machine: ethical and epistemological implications for research

@article{Friesen2009MindAM,
  title={Mind and machine: ethical and epistemological implications for research},
  author={Norm Friesen},
  journal={AI \& SOCIETY},
  year={2009},
  volume={25},
  pages={83-92}
}
  • N. Friesen
  • Published 1 April 2010
  • Computer Science
  • AI & SOCIETY
Technologies are significant in research not only as instruments for gathering data and analyzing information; they also provide a valuable resource for the development of theory—in terms of what has been called the “tools to theory heuristic.” Focusing on the specific example of the fields of educational psychology and instructional technology and design, this paper begins by describing how the workings of the “tools to theory heuristic” are evident in the metaphors and descriptions of… Expand
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