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    A core concept in the humanities and cultural studies is to learn to apply theoretical knowledge to the interpretation of texts. Although the study of hermeneutics has a long history, most scholars learn these skills through largely intuitive means: reading successful models and practicing the skills (and receiving feedback from) in seminar and conference papers, the dissertation, and finally, in published form.

    SoTL has begun to try to unpack the steps involved in the complex process of application. . .then do Benmayor http://www.academiccommons.org/commons/essay/theorizing-through-digital-stories especially at rubric.

    Benmayor identities three key relational moves

    Narrative Theorizing

    Applied Theorizing

    critical Theorizing

    Do steps from own AHHE article

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