Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Conceptual change and values: An intentional approach to understanding students’ learning in economics.
Stockholm University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Education.
2008 (English)In: Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association, Division on Learning and Instruction: Cognitive, Social, and Motivational Processes, New York., 2008Conference paper, Published paper (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

The paper presents findings from a research project on conceptual change and the affective domain, an increasing area of research interest. The study presented comprised interviews conducted with master students who studied economics, having a degree in biology. The results show that students’ prior knowledge, values, professional aims and conceptions of society cause difficulties in understanding economical concepts. From an educational point of view the key points in the paper are that students’ learning difficulties can be as much due to issues of values and the social and cultural setting, as to cognition. The paper gives an account of these aspects explicitly, however, from a teaching perspective these are often hidden and unknown.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2008.
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-15828OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-15828DiVA: diva2:182348
Available from: 2008-12-14 Created: 2008-12-14Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

No full text

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Lundholm, Cecilia
By organisation
Department of Education

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar

urn-nbn

Altmetric score

urn-nbn
Total: 7 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf