Deductive versus Inductive Paradigms

Deductive versus Inductive Paradigms

Deductive versus Inductive Paradigms Deductive research produces specific conclusions from general principles; inductive research constructs and/or explores general propositions from specific observations. These two contrasting views represent different ways you can conduct your research. If you undertake deductive research you will form hypotheses based on existing knowledge on your chosen subject. The subsequent research you conduct should…