This is a GEM!

Hubert van Doorn

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Abstract

GEM is an acronym for the General Empirical Method developed by the Canadian philosopher Bernard Lonergan. It is what is says, a method to assess and interpret empirical information. The method has a realist focus and consists of four tasks. These are; recording the empirical data then moving through the following phases, interpretation, judgment and selection.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - 2019
Externally publishedYes
EventAustralian & New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators: blue sky thinking - capitalise your ideas - National Convention Centre, Canberra, Australia
Duration: 1 Jul 20194 Jul 2019
https://www.anzahpe.org/resources/Documents/Conference/Past%20Conference%20documentation/2019%20Proceedings.pdf (Conference proceedings and abstracts)

Conference

ConferenceAustralian & New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators
Abbreviated titleANZAHPE 2019
CountryAustralia
CityCanberra
Period1/07/194/07/19
Internet address

Keywords

  • General Empirical Method (GEM)
  • empirical information
  • evidence based medicine

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