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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It now becomes a means of making certain things function as the proximal terms
of tacit knowing, so that instead of observing them in themselves, we may be
aware of them in their bearing on the comprehensive entity which they constitute.
With this in mind, we can say now also that man's skillful exercise of his body is a
real entity that another person can know, and ... I said in my previous lecture that
the question, what it is that we know by understanding a comprehensive entity, ...
comprehensive entity which is its object.. And we would expect then to find the
structure of tacit knowing duplicated in the principles which account for the
stability and effectiveness of all real comprehensive entities. Let me try to show
what this ...
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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