David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Journal for General Philosophy of Science / Zeitschrift für Allgemeine Wissenschaftstheorie 38 (1):91 - 110 (2007)
The paper emphasizes the role of knowledge dimensions of an action which could be regarded as rational. Rational action usually results of specific decision — making process including selection, evaluation and acceptance of a preferred alternative. This process should integrate not only various types of knowledge but also the interdisciplinary or interdepartmental knowledge integration. The integration of knowledge may cover various forms, especially integration of knowledge relating to different domains, of different quality, of knowledge connected with different goal-orientations. The paper stresses the role of the hitherto known and recognized alternatives. The integration procedures should also include the integration of various spheres and types of knowledge with accepted and justified systems of values
|Keywords||rational action integration of knowledge interdisciplinary integration integration of knowledge and values|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
Herbert A. Simon (1969). The Sciences of the Artificial. [Cambridge, M.I.T. Press.
Carl G. Hempel (1942). The Function of General Laws in History. Journal of Philosophy 39 (2):35-48.
Carl G. Hempel & Paul Oppenheim (1948). Studies in the Logic of Explanation. Philosophy of Science 15 (2):135-175.
Ladislav Tondl (1973). Scientific Procedures. Boston,D. Reidel Pub. Co..
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Mark Coeckelbergh & Jessica Mesman (2007). With Hope and Imagination: Imaginative Moral Decision-Making in Neonatal Intensive Care Units. [REVIEW] Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 10 (1):3 - 21.
John Schwenkler (2011). Perception and Practical Knowledge. Philosophical Explorations 14 (2):137-152.
Julie Thompson Klein (1996). Crossing Boundaries: Knowledge, Disciplinarities, and Interdisciplinarities. University Press of Virginia.
Christopher Menzel & Patrick Hayes, SCL: A Logic Standard for Semantic Integration. Semantic Integration, CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Vol. 82 (2003).
G. Glas, Modellen van 'Integratie' in de Psychologie En Psychiatrie (II): Het Normatieve Praktijkmodel.
Graham Greenleaf, Andrew Mowbray & Peter Dijk (1995). Representing and Using Legal Knowledge in Integrated Decision Support Systems: Datalex Workstations. [REVIEW] Artificial Intelligence and Law 3 (1-2):97-142.
Christopher Menzel, Basic Semantic Integration. Semantic Interoperability and Integration, Proceedings of Dagstuhl Seminar 04391.
Ladislav Tondl (2001). Science, Values and the Human Dimensions. Journal for General Philosophy of Science / Zeitschrift für Allgemeine Wissenschaftstheorie 32 (2):307-327.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads6 ( #321,873 of 1,724,889 )
Recent downloads (6 months)3 ( #210,931 of 1,724,889 )
How can I increase my downloads?