- Are you confused by academic jargon? - Do you know your `discourse' from your `dialectic'? - Can you tell the difference between `anomie' and `alienation'? The Social Science Jargon Buster tackles the most confusing concepts in the social sciences, brea

Scientific Method

Core definition

The principles and procedures of scientific inquiry that form the basis of modern science.

Longer explanation

We want to know things, we want to uncover, discover, and understand. And we want this done in ways that produce credible, authentic knowledge. Our goal is to come up with ‘truth’. But does truth need a ...

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