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The tacit dimension

Author: Michael Polanyi
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Anchor Books, 1967, ©1966.
Series: Doubleday Anchor book, A540.; Terry lectures.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"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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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Polanyi, Michael, 1891-1976.
Tacit dimension.
Garden City, N.Y., Anchor Books [1967, ©1966]
(OCoLC)555403182
Online version:
Polanyi, Michael, 1891-1976.
Tacit dimension.
Garden City, N.Y., Anchor Books [1967, ©1966]
(OCoLC)608670572
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Polanyi
OCLC Number: 718091
Description: xi, 108 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Doubleday Anchor book, A540.; Terry lectures.
Responsibility: Michael Polanyi.

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"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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