Feeling and knowing: neural scientific perspectives on intuitive practice.

  title={Feeling and knowing: neural scientific perspectives on intuitive practice.},
  author={JOHN M. MCKINNON},
  journal={Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987)},
  volume={20 1},
  • Published 2005 in
    Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…
This article re-evaluates the place of intuition in the hierarchy of nursing skills in the light of recent neuro-scientific findings. The author draws on neural scientific perspectives to clarify ambiguity associated with intuition and redefine it as a working concept. Fresh credence is attributed to the previous claims of practitioners, theorists and other proponents of hypothetico-deductive approaches. Gender advantage in the use of emotional intelligence in professional life is critically… CONTINUE READING

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