Praxis & Poeisis


praxis

ACTIONPRACTICE: such as

a: exercise or practice of an art, science, or skill b: customary practice or conduct

2.practical application of a theory

-poiesis
noun combining form

plural-poieses

production formation
Poiesis is etymologically derived from the ancient Greek term ποιεῖν, which means “to make”. It is related to the word poetry, which shares the same root. The word is also used as a suffix, as in the biological term hematopoiesis (the formation of blood cells).