Methodological vs Methodology - What's the difference?
Methodological is a derived term of methodology.
As a adjective methodological
is of, pertaining to, or using methodology.
As a noun methodology is
the study of methods used in a field.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Of, pertaining to, or using methodology
* 2006 , Paul D. Hastings, Johanna Vyncke, Caroline Sullivan, Kelly E. McShane, Michael Benibgui, William Utendale, ,
- No single study will ever be able to overcome any and all methodological limitations.
The study of methods used in a field.
(proscribed) A collection of methods, practices, procedures and rules used by those who work in some field.
The implementation of such methods etc.
Etymologically, methodology' refers to the ''study'' of methods. Thus the use of '''methodology as a synonym for (methods) (or other simple terms such as ''means,'' ''technique,'' or ''procedure ) is proscribed as both inaccurate and pretentious.