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“The production of knowledge is always a collaborative task and never solely a product of the individual.” Discuss this statement with reference to two areas of knowledge. by Mind Map: “The production of knowledge is always a collaborative task and never solely a product of the individual.” Discuss this statement with reference to two areas of knowledge.

1. Connections to Classes

1.1. Imagining new technologies

1.1.1. AOK: Natural sciences/The Arts

1.1.2. Technologies are often imagined and described in art/literature long before they are invented - For example, the Back to The Future shoes were depicted in film 28 years before the technology existed to make them a reality

1.1.2.1. Knowledge = the shoes Invented by one person in 1987, created by a team of people in 2015

1.1.2.1.1. WOK: Imagination

1.1.2.1.2. Scope and applications

1.2. Philosophy

1.2.1. Human sciences/Ethics

1.2.2. Philosophers often build on each other's ideas.

1.2.2.1. Judith Butler's ideas are built on the works of Simone de Beauvoir and Maurice Merleau-Ponty.

1.2.2.1.1. Language and Reasoning

1.2.2.1.2. Methodology/LWPK

1.2.2.2. Herzl's ideas (published in 1902) led to the establishment of Israel as a Jewish nation (in 1948)

1.3. Personal accounts of events

1.3.1. History

1.3.2. A person experiencing an event is personal knowledge, describing that event is shared knowledge.

1.3.2.1. Neil Armstrong describing his experience on the moon.

1.3.2.1.1. Memory

1.3.2.1.2. Links with personal knowledge

2. Keywords

2.1. collaborative

2.1.1. Multiple people working together on the same tasks to accomplish the same goal.

2.2. cooperative

2.2.1. Multiple people working together on different tasks to accomplish the same goal.

2.3. knowledge

2.3.1. Facts, information and skills, acquired through acquaintance (experience) or description (education)

2.3.2. Information or beliefs that are true

2.4. always/never

2.4.1. Absolutes

3. Key Phrases

3.1. production of knowledge

3.1.1. Shared knowledge becoming commonplace

3.2. acquisition of knowledge

3.2.1. an individual gaining personal knowledge

3.3. always a collaborative task

3.3.1. Cannot be done alone, requires people to work on the same task all the time

4. Rewrite

4.1. Sharing facts, information and skills must be done by multiple people working together on the same tasks. Discuss.

5. Rewrite

5.1. Sharing new information (creating art) must be done by multiple people working together on the same piece.

5.1.1. An artwork is never the product of a single individual

5.2. New ideas and facts in the human sciences must be researched by a team of scientists writing the same paper.

5.3. The retelling of personal accounts is always a process that involves multiple people working together on the same task.

5.3.1. This doesn't make sense