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Author Turner, Stephen P

Title Understanding the Tacit
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013


Description 1 online resource (453 pages)
Series Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought
Routledge studies in social and political thought.
Contents Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Tacit Knowledge: Between Habit and Presupposition; PART I Two Key Philosophical Issues: Underdetermination and Understanding Others; 1 Underdetermination: Tacit Knowledge and the Problem of Computer Modeling Cognitive Processes in Science; 2 Intelligibility without Frames: Davidson's Normativity; PART II Critiques: Practices, Meanings, and Collective Tacit Objects; 3 Collins and Collective Tacit Knowledge: Starting with Tacit Knowledge, Ending with Durkheim?; 4 Tacitness in Practice Theory: Practices Then and Now
5 Practices and Non-conceptual Content: Practice Relativism6 Naturalizing the Habitus: Mirror Neurons and Practices; 7 Connectionism and the Tacit: Tradition and Cognitive Science: Oakeshott's Undoing of the Kantian Mind; 8 Against Semantic Frames: Meaning without Theory; PART III The Alternative: Tacitness, Empathy, and the Other; 9 The Tacit and the Social: Making the Tacit Explicit; 10 Evidenz: The Strength of Weak Empathy; 11 Collective or Social? Tacit Knowledge and Its Kin; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary This book outlines a new account of the tacit, meaning tacit knowledge, presuppositions, practices, traditions, and so forth. It includes essays on topics such as underdetermination and mutual understanding, and critical discussions of the major alternative approaches to the tacit, including Bourdieu's habitus and various practice theories, Oakeshott's account of tradition, Quentin Skinner's theory of historical meaning, Harry Collins's idea of collective tacit knowledge, as well as discussions of relevant cognitive science concepts, such as non-conceptual content, connectionism, and mirror
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Tacit knowledge.
Knowledge, Theory of.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Cognitive Psychology.
SCIENCE -- Cognitive Science.
Knowledge, Theory of
Tacit knowledge
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781134644025