Doctoral Course: Philosophy of Science for Business Administration

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The doctoral course focuses on developing the capacity to critically evaluate and defend concepts and approaches in management and organization theory while considering fundamental problems in the philosophy of science. It aims to explore questions in the philosophy of science and analyze them in relation to examples from various areas of business studies. The course particularly emphasizes understanding the differences and similarities among the positivistic, interpretative, and critical approaches to management research. By engaging with these topics, students will gain a deeper understanding of the theoretical foundations and epistemological considerations that underpin management research. Through critical examination and thoughtful discussions, this course encourages students to reflect on the philosophical underpinnings of their own research and scholarly endeavors.
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LocationAmsterdam, NetherlandsShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational