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The Reflective Practitioner: How Professionals Think in Action
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Arena
Publication date September 1, 1995
Pages 374
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781857423198
ISBN-10 1857423194
Dimensions 1.50 by 5.50 by 8.50 in.
Weight 0.90 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $27.95
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: A leading M.I.T. social scientist and consultant examines five professions - engineering, architecture, management, psychotherapy, and town planning - to show how professionals really go about solving problems. The best professionals, Donald Schön maintains, know more than they can put into words. To meet the challenges of their work, they rely less on formulas learned in graduate school than on the kind of improvisation learned in practice. This unarticulated, largely unexamined process is the subject of Schön's provocatively original book, an effort to show precisely how 'reflection-in-action' works and how this vital creativity might be fostered in future professionals.

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from Arena (September 1, 1995)
9781857423198 | details & prices | 374 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.50 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $27.95
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