The Method of Multiple Working Hypotheses

T. C. Chamberlin, Access Excellence

This essay describes the problems that can develop while working with multiple hypotheses and presents ideas for solving these problems. Topics discussed include premature theory development, the lingering of ruling theories, developing multiple working hypotheses, vacillation, and the potential drawbacks of working with multiple hypotheses.

Subject: Education
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Research on Learning: Cognitive Domain, Geoscience Expertise
Topics: Education