Volume 3 · Number 3 · Pages 160–162
(Radical) Constructivism – What Difference Does It Make?

Josef Mitterer

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Excerpt: The difference between realism and constructivism is reduced from an epistemological distinction to merely a difference in (epistemological) attitude… Both modes of thinking – the realist just like the constructivist – are manifestations of an argumentation technique.


Mitterer J. (2008) (radical) constructivism – what difference does it make? Constructivist Foundations 3(3): 160–162. http://constructivist.info/3/3/160

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