Pistemology of Practice Knowledge Discussion Questions

These are discussion questions that should have 2-3 references each. The responses do not have to be more than 1-2 paragraphs.

Discussion 1 instructions (Page 1)

Analyze how knowledge is obtained through personal experiences, tradition, authority, and intuition in your discipline. Evaluate each source of knowledge in terms of its strengths and limitations as it applies to how your discipline obtains knowledge.

Discussion 2 Instructions (Page 2)

Develop a worksheet to analyze the use of theories in a qualitative study. Then use your worksheet to dissect the Armour-Peterson qualitative research article on homicide victims families. Analyze how the authors selection and use of theory influenced the research questions and the concepts of the study. Discuss how the theory framed the discussion of the findings.