Academic Literature and Philosophic Background 

The following section presents the reader with the background information necessary for the contextualization of the doctoral project. The abstract is a summary of the long and extensive process. The introduction presents the preceding background circumstances which led to my undertaking doctoral research and the professional and academic necessity for the knowledge which I wanted to produce. This follows with my literature review which presents knowledge from diverse fields of professional practice and the academy on which I capitalized in order to conceptualize the knowledge I produced and anchor the knowledge in terms of academic discourse.  In the next section, I present my personal and professional curriculum together with that of my two co-researchers which is essential disclosure for the reader to comprehend the process we conducted and what it produced.