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ERIC Number: EJ625980
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0040-0912
The Concept of Common Sense in Workplace Learning and Experience.
Gerber, Rod
Education + Training, v43 n2 p72-81 2001
A phenomenological study of 56 manufacturing workers revealed 7 different conceptions of "common sense" in workplace experiences: gut feeling, innate ability, knowing how, learning, using others purposefully, demonstrable cognitive ability, and personal attributes. These varied conceptions should be taken into account in workplace learning. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia