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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He exchanged this Chair for a Chair in Social Studies in 1948, and has lectured
since then, as Visiting Professor, or Senior Fellow, at the universities of Chicago,
Aberdeen, Virginia, Stanford, and Merton College, Oxford. In 1965-66 he was a ...
The theme of the book took shape during my years at Merton College, Oxford, as
Senior Research Fellow, and was first expounded in public lectures delivered at
the University of Virginia in 1961. I developed these ideas further during my stay
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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