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Knowledge is everywhere: a philosophical exploration

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dc.contributor.author De Beer, C S
dc.date.accessioned 2011-01-12T07:35:31Z
dc.date.available 2011-01-12T07:35:31Z
dc.date.issued 2007
dc.identifier.citation DE BEER, C.S. 2007. Knowledge is everywhere: a philosophical exploration. TD: The Journal for Transdisciplinary Research in Southern Africa, 3(2):227-237, Dec. [http://dspace.nwu.ac.za/handle/10394/3605] en
dc.identifier.issn 1817-4434
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10394/3916
dc.description.abstract In this article, I would like to argue that interdisciplinarity belongs to the very nature of knowledges in their diverse manifestations and any disregard for this idea would mean a distortion of knowledge while creating at the same time a situation that puts not only individuals but humanity in general in danger. The role of myths, paradigms, the position beyond-method, and the impact and interference of knowledges on each other, that illustrate the point of a universally distributed intelligence, is used as arguments in the development of this statement. The nature and scope of the danger is spelled out as well. Ways and strategies are proposed that should be invented to avoid this danger for the well-being of all human beings in their societies. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.subject Transdisciplinarity en
dc.subject Knowledge en
dc.subject Myths paradigms en
dc.subject Methodology en
dc.subject Beyond-method en
dc.subject Royal science en
dc.subject Nomad science en
dc.subject Ambulant science en
dc.subject Creativity en
dc.title Knowledge is everywhere: a philosophical exploration en
dc.type Article en


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