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President William Morris in…


President William Morris in Acupuncture Today

AOMA president William Morris, DAOM, PhD, LAC regularly writes articles for Acupuncture Today. Read his article on Eastern Currents in the August edition.

Post-paradox: Room for View

Do we mix our ways of thought in collaboration? Closely guarded views can lead to isolation. This piece explores the notion of post-paradox as an inclusive worldview across disciplines. Essential to critical thinking, worldview influences all levels of research, education and practice in general but also acupuncture and Chinese medicine.

Not a recommendation of method, I consider worldview related to how we think, create and present knowledge. Neither do I bias against quantitative proof, nor the hard 'proofiness' of randomized controlled trials. I seek a third, inclusive point of view that unifies qualitative and quantitative, subjective and objective, specific and general, calling it post-paradox.

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