The Tacit Dimension
Anchor Books, 1967 - 108 Seiten
"I shall reconsider human knowledge by starting from the fact that we can know more than we can tell," writes Michael Polanyi, whose work paved the way for the likes of Thomas Kuhn and Karl Popper. The Tacit Dimension argues that tacit knowledge--tradition, inherited practices, implied values, and prejudgments--is a crucial part of scientific knowledge. --From publisher's description.
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Another, more technical, example from physics can be found in a paper by Lord
Rayleigh, published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society in 1947. It described
some fairly simple experiments which proved, in the author's opinion, that a ...
(9) Further particulars on the letter to Nature are to be found in The Logic of
Liberty, p. 17. For Lord Rayleigh, see The Logic of Liberty, p. 12 and for the later
development of Lord Rayleigh's story, see Personal Knowledge, p. 276. (10) This
... 92 Protozoa, 91 Proximal term, 10, 11, 16, 18, 34 Psychology, 70, 74, 85
Quantum mechanics, 67, 75, 88, 90 Rayleigh, Lord, 65 Reality aspect of, 32, 68,
69, 77 unrevealed, 70 Religious thought, 62 Responsibility and truth, 87
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - thcson - LibraryThing
This book contains, or at least it's based on, a series of lectures given by Polanyi in the 1960's. It's quite short and only gives a basic introduction to Polanyi's philosophy of science, so ... Vollständige Rezension lesen