Monthly Archives: December 2012

Tacit Knowing by Michael Polanyi

Monday 14th January 2013 – Tacit Knowing by Michael Polanyi Text chosen by Leigh-Anne Hepburn. Following on from our discussions of Dewey and Schon, I have chosen a piece of writing by Michael Polanyi for our next reading group.  Taken … Continue reading

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How we think by John Dewey

Monday 3rd December – Analysis of Reflective Thinking by John Dewey Text chosen by Sarah Griffiths: Tracking back from the last reading group, and Schon’s Reflective Practitioner, I have chosen a chapter from John Dewey’s How we think.  Actually I … Continue reading

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The Reflective Practitioner by Donald Schon

Monday 19th November – Design as a Reflective Conversation with the Situation This text has been chosen by Melehat Nil Gülari and is taken from Schon’s The Reflective Practitioner John Dewey (1904, 1933) was among the first to write about Reflective … Continue reading

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Basic Aesthetic Features in Contemporary Thinking by Wolfgang Welsch

Monday 5th November – Basic Aesthetic Features in Contemporary Thinking This week’s text has been selected by Peter Buwert and is chapter 2 from Undoing Aesthetics by Wolfgang Welsch

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Generative Metaphor by Donald Schon

Monday 22nd October – Generative Metaphor: A Perspective on Problem Setting in Social Policy by Donald Schon Chapter 9 from Metaphor and Thought, edited by Andrew Ortony.  Text chosen by Helen Smith Text:  Generative metaphor: A perspective on problem-setting in … Continue reading

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The Art of Uncertainty by Francois Matarasso

Monday 8th October – The Art of Uncertainty by Francois Matarasso The first reading group of this session will be on Monday. The text has been chosen by Jon Price who is a new PhD researcher joining the community at … Continue reading

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