Chapter 7. Embodying Knowledges: Challenging the Theory/Practice Divide

  1. Joy Higgs and
  2. Angie Titchen
  1. Debbie Horsfall,
  2. Hilary Byrne-Armstrong and
  3. Rod Rothwell

Published Online: 10 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690659.ch7

Professional Practice in Health, Education and the Creative Arts

Professional Practice in Health, Education and the Creative Arts

How to Cite

Higgs, J. and Titchen, A. (2001) Embodying Knowledges: Challenging the Theory/Practice Divide, in Professional Practice in Health, Education and the Creative Arts, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690659.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 17 JUL 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632059331

Online ISBN: 9780470690659

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Keywords:

  • professional practice;
  • local community;
  • power and knowledge;
  • social relationships;
  • medical discourse

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Power and knowledge

  • Revealing the knowledge/power relationship

  • Why these things concerns us

  • So what?