AI and Society 18 (1):21-43 (2004)

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This article focus on paradigms, methods and ethics of action research in the Scandinavian countries. The specific features of the action research paradigm are identified. a historical overview follows of some main action research projects in Norway, Sweden and Denmark. The tendency towards upscale action research projects from organisational or small community projects to large-scale, regional based network approaches are also outlined and discussed. Finally, a synthesised approach of the classical, socio-technical action research approach and the large-scale network and holistic approaches is suggested as a promising approach for the future
Keywords Network  Participation  Scandinavian research traditions  Scenario building  Socio-technical approach
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DOI 10.1007/s00146-003-0269-7
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