Browse by Subject "epistemology"

  • Fallis, Don (2009-02-28)
    In this paper, the serious problem of disinformation is discussed. It is argued that, in order to deal with this problem, we first need to understand exactly what disinformation is. The philosophical method of conceptual ...

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2013-11-15)
    An simple qualitative, yet mathematical model powerfully illustrates how breakthrough innovators come to know: How the orthogonality and non‐linearity of discovery propel breakthrough innovators into new dimensions

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2014-01-15)
    A simple qualitative, yet mathematical model powerfully illustrates how breakthrough innovators come to know: A discussion of how breakthrough innovators are well-described as curious, learning, multi-dimensional individuals

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2013-12-01)
    A simple qualitative, yet mathematical model powerfully illustrates how breakthrough innovators come to know: A discussion of how breakthrough innovators are well-described as multi-dimensional individuals

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2014-02-01)
    A simple qualitative, yet mathematical model powerfully illustrates how breakthrough innovators come to know: A discussion of how breakthrough innovators are well‐described as mathematically chaotic individuals

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-12-01)
    Paradigms, by their very nature, impose constraints on and help to define innovation: In this essay I violate my one topic per essay paradigm; instead, I share three mini-relfections

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  • Mathiesen, Kay; Fallis, Don; Froelich, Thomas; Srinivasan, Ramesh; Doty, Philip; Lenhart, Laura R. (2009-02-08)
    We propose a roundtable discussion on the role of philosophers, and philosophical topics and methods, in the mission of the iSchools, including research, education, and outreach.

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-10-01)
    Curiosity, motivation and perseverance: Selected reader insight and feedback in response to the recent essay, “Of feral cats and pet cats”.

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-06-15)
    The intersection of curiosity and connectivity: Magic Eyes® images can provide significant insight into how breakthrough innovators collect and connect dots

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-08-15)
    Innovation as an “imposition of will” or the “discovery of a hidden reality”?: The Magic Eyes® metaphor suggests that breakthrough innovation is the discovery of an underlying reality.

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-09-01)
    Breakthrough innovation as an intimate, dance-like engagement: The Magic Eyes® metaphor suggests that breakthrough innovation is an intimate interaction with an underlying reality.

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-08-01)
    Oblivious to just those tools that enable breakthrough innovation: 3D glasses illustrate how instruments of all types mediate between the innovator and the world around them.

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-07-15)
    The important and complementary natures of memory and making connections: Magic Eyes® images can illustrate how memory can facilitate or impede breakthrough innovation.

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-07-01)
    The depth and breadth of the metaphor: Magic Eyes® images can illustrate numerous features of how breakthrough innovators collect and connect dots

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-09-15)
    Curiosity, motivation and perseverance: How observations of the activity and roaming of cats reveal insights into breakthrough innovators.

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-11-15)
    A reflection on the differences between incremental and breakthrough innovation: Insights from Kuhn’s "The Structures of Scientific Revolutions" applied to corporate innovation

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-12-15)
    From the wisdom literature of innovation: A brief – yet hopefully insightful and humorous – digression reflecting on our engagement with innovation

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2013-10-01)
    An historical perspective of how breakthrough innovators come to know: The conflicting views of two giants provide perspective on the knowing characteristic of innovation

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2013-10-15)
    An historical perspective of how breakthrough innovators come to know: How dialectic and the reconciliation of dichotomies provide perspective on the knowing characteristic of innovation

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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-05-15)
    The front and back ends of innovation: The “Fuzzy Front End” and the “Stage-Gate® Process” are perspectives that dominate how we think about innovation.

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