The Continuum of Understanding

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DIKW_Pyramid

The Continuum of Understanding
Information is also not the end of the continuum of understanding. Just as data can be transformed into meaningful information, so can information be transformed into knowledge and, further, into wisdom.
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By Nathan Shedroff

Data -> Information -> Knowledge -> Wisdom
http://www.nathan.com/thoughts/unified/4.html

The Continuum of Understanding
Information Interaction Design: Unified Field Theory of Design
Producers, consumers, context, data, information, knowledge, wisdom
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Conversational acts > Conversational maxims

Paul_GriceConversational acts > Conversational maxims:

  • QUANTITY: Don’t say too much or too little
    • QUALITY: Don’t say what you don’t believe or what you have no reason to believe
    • RELEVANCE: Be relevant
      • MANNER:
        – Be brief
        – Be orderly
        – Avoid obscurity
        – Avoid ambiguity

Paul Grice

from:
Think Again
Duke University
Coursera, September 2014
https://www.coursera.org/course/thinkagain

related:

Forbes, August 14, 2014
https://franzcalvo.wordpress.com/2014/09/01/overcoming-the-language-barrier-as-a-brit-in-america

https://franzcalvo.wordpress.com/category/language-functions-of