Authenticity in Professional Life

  • Ann Webster-Wright
Part of the Professional and Practice-based Learning book series (PPBL, volume 2)


The way that a professional continues to learn is an expression of her way of being a professional, in dynamic interplay with her particular professional context. Conversely, learning shapes that way of being and, therefore, way of dealing with the context. Learning as a professional has an important ontological dimension: what and how a professional learns vary with who she is as a professional.


Professional Practice Professional Identity Professional Life Transformative Learning Shared World 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Teaching & Educational Development InstituteUniversity of QueenslandBrisbaneAustralia

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