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What does DCog stand for?

DCog stands for Distributed Cognition (psychology)

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This paper appeals to Charles Babbage's discussion of the division of mental labor to provide evidence that--at least with respect to the social acquisition, storage, retrieval, and transmission of knowledge--epistemologists have, for a broad range of phenomena of crucial importance to actual knowers in their epistemic practices in everyday life, failed to adequately appreciate the significance of socially distributed cognition.
Writing on Dickens's Little Dorrit, for instance, Palmer's decision to discuss faces, looking, nonverbal communication, and physically distributed cognition attests to a valuably inductive methodology, where analytical categories have been derived from the writer's practices.