We need a language to talk about the way we describe our fields. An inventory of the different ways that fields are organized is also important, Fieldwide frameworks are a means to organize information across an entire field or discipline of study (Mayer, 1993-1994). Studying such frameworks helps address the problem of disciplinary organizationFieldwide frameworks are a means to organize information across an entire field or discipline of study.
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