Discussion Benner’s theory

Write a 2 pages discussion answering the following topics regarding Patricia Benner’s theory from Novice to Expert.

  1. Explain whether the theory uses deductive, inductive or retroductive reasoning. Provide evidence to support your conclusion.
  2. Explain how the major concepts of the theory are defined, theoretically and/or operationally?
  3. Explain how the concepts are defined, implicitly or explicitly?
  4. Identify the relationships (propositions) among the major concepts of the theory
  5. Identify 2 explicit and 2 implicit assumptions (values/beliefs) underlying the theory. 
  6. Explain if the theory has clarity (lucidness and consistency)