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Unformatted text preview: a. Grand theories b. Mid-range theories c. Narrow theories (micro theories) 5. Text: anything humans create to convey meaning. 6. Polysemic/polysemy: something that can have multiple meaning based on how it’s interpreted. a. How things get interpreted depend on the bigger picture. 7. Three approaches a. Positivisitic: b. Interpretive: c. Critical: 8. Each approach involves certain assumptions: a. Otonology: nature of being and reality. b. Epistemology: nature of knowledge. c. Anxiology: nature of values. Fact: all knowledge. Fiction: falls fact/fiction....
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