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Cognitive Diversity in Western and Eastern Thinking

  • Riccardo Viale
Chapter

Abstract

The transmission of knowledge at a written or verbal level relies on various non-intentional factors. These factors, which constitute the pragmatics of the communication and understanding of knowledge, are not universal but vary with education, the cultural context, and the level and type of cultural preparation and professional expertise.

Keywords

Tacit Knowledge Cognitive Style Salient Object Conversational Implicature Ulnar Artery 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Rosselli FoundationTorinoItaly

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