A Post on Pragmatic Meaning: Part 1

The title of this website refers to Habermas’s Theory of Pragmatic Meaning, and uses a reference to the coffee house as the place where political meaning is made regardless of class, family, or economic station.  With this in mind, I’m currently writing a paper for the International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences that draws on … Continue reading A Post on Pragmatic Meaning: Part 1

Using mixed methods to understand a mixed field

So after 13 weeks and 4000 pages of reading, I finally finished all my term papers on December 16.  My goal was to explore the world of ICT4D and ICT4Peace in ways I hadn't thought of before.  I was introduced to anthropological theories of the person (challenging for me, a dedicated positivist), and critical theory … Continue reading Using mixed methods to understand a mixed field