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Understanding research philosophy

By Susweta GuhaThakurta and Priya Chetty on June 25, 2015 23 Comments

Research philosophy is an important part of research methodology. Research philosophy is classified as ontology, epistemology and axiology. These philosophical approaches enable to decide which approach should be adopted by the researcher and why, which is derived from research questions (Saunders, Lewis, & Thornhill, 2009).