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Liminality
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The term “liminality” is derived from the Latin word limen, which references the threshold separating one space from another (Larson, 2014). The term has been used across multiple fields, including psychology,…

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Melchior, Shelly, “Liminality”, in: Brill's Encyclopedia of Critical Understanding in Education, Series Editors: William M. Reynolds, Bard Porfilio. Consulted online on 01 March 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2949-7299_ECUE_COM_04076>
First published online: 2022



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