If the Only Assessment Tool You Have is the Oral Defense Then Every Problem is Looked at as a Nail

Think about it. The dissertation gets assessed in committee through an oral defense. But what if the research methodology is autoethnographic, or arts-based, or action research or a project..

How is an oral defense the best way to assess projects outside of a positivist paradigm?

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