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ERIC Number: EJ588929
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0161-7761
"Our Hands Will Know": The Development of Tactile Diagnostic Skill--Teaching, Learning, and Situated Cognition in a Physical Therapy Program.
Rose, Mike
Anthropology & Education Quarterly, v30 2n p133-60 Jun 1999
Examines, within a situated-cognition framework, the teaching and learning of a concept in biomechanics, the manual techniques and tactile discrimination skills that accompany it, and the diagnostic frame of mind that informs concept, technique, and skill. Draws on observations of a class of physical-therapy students. (Author/SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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