Breaking out of the silo mentality


The return to methods focusing on language and experience following the dominance of experimental methods has in the last few decades led to debate, dialogue, and disagreement regarding the status of qualitative and quantitative methods. However, a recent focus on impact has brought an air of pragmatism to the research arena. In what ways, then, is psychology moving from entrenched mono methods approaches that have epitomised its development until recently, to describing and discussing ways in which mixed and pluralistic research can advance and contribute to further, deeper psychological understanding?.

Divisions: College of Health & Life Sciences > School of Psychology
College of Health & Life Sciences
College of Health & Life Sciences > Chronic and Communicable Conditions
Additional Information: This is a pre-publication version of the following article: Shaw, R., & Frost, N. (2015). Breaking out of the silo mentality. Psychologist, 28(8), 638-641.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Psychology(all)
Publication ISSN: 0952-8229
Last Modified: 09 Apr 2024 07:09
Date Deposited: 19 Jan 2016 13:25
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PURE Output Type: Article
Published Date: 2015-08
Authors: Shaw, Rachel (ORCID Profile 0000-0002-0438-7666)
Frost, Nollaig



Version: Accepted Version

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