Instrumentalism

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Instrumentalism primarily views theories and concepts as tools in producing useful research results and social change. Instrumentalism is closely related to pragmatism.

Links to more information:

Istrumentalism. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

Instrumentalism. New World Encyclopedia.

Instrumentalism. Philosophy Professor. The Professor Network.

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