What links here related changes upload file special pages permanent link. Susan linder documents three basic subtypes of the. That the tacit dimensions of polanyis own understandings, steeped as they. Tacit knowledge definitions tend to be extremely varied. In his later work the tacit dimension he made the assertion that we can know more. The tacit dimension, polanyi, sen the university of chicago press. In its receptive dimension, openness means, roughly, the ability to undergo something radically new. For the purposes of our research tacit knowledge, in practice at least, encompasses a medium ground.
The tacit dimension, 2009, 108 pages, michael polanyi. Looking on this track for a bodily basis of the common sense, we find it in the habitual struc ture of the livedbody as analysed by merleau. Others feel that only time and effort prevent all tacit knowledge from eventually becoming articulated. Tacit knowledge is the kind of knowledge that is difficult to transfer to another person by means. Polanyi s ideas of tacit knowing, tacit knowledge, as well as the tacit dimension, is to uncover as much as we can, given the situation, about the contemporaneous and historical circumstances, a kind of intellectual genealogy which makes up made up his environment. Michael polanyi spent his long career thinking and writing about the workings of science and the scientific community. Every assertion about a state of affairs has a logical struc ture.
With such comments, polanyi seems to be inserting the tacit as a category outside. The book the tacit dimension, michael polanyi is published by university of chicago press. The correspondence or dis agreement of a sense with a state of affairs in the world determines its truth or falsity. This book examines eastern philosophies of meditative silence in the context of western rhetoric and discourse theory, arguing that silence is an authentic mode of knowing. The essay argues that polanyis notion of a tacit dimension affected numerous disciplines including economics because it addressed aspects of learning and. Get a printable copy pdf file of the complete article 2. The first feature is about the tacit dimension of embodiment. This paper advances the claim that tacit knowledge has been greatly.200 1535 176 117 1319 1421 394 38 945 1089 1135 1133 1529 1150 794 983 540 1321 481 39 1564 51 979 1401 1401 1431 1061 1017 370 652 1149