Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences

, Volume 12, Issue 2, pp 399–416 | Cite as

The core of expertise

  • Harry CollinsEmail author


I reply to my critics in respect of my work on expertise. I define the 'core' of the multidisciplinary 'expertise studies'. I argue that those who have taken the work seriously could resolve their problems by paying more attention to the core. Each could have made good use of an aspect of the core.


Expertise Studies of expertise and experience Tacit knowledge 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.SOCSICardiff UniversityCardiffUK

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