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.
What does DCog stand for?
DCog stands for Distributed Cognition (psychology)
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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.
4) The distributed cognition approach arose independently, from work in cognitive anthropology, HCI (Human-Computer Interaction), the sociology of education and work, and science studies.
CGS / BES) Distributed cognition in a high school history writing task.
They also discuss, however, ways in which the machinery cues the interactants in what they call distributed cognition.
The concept of distributed cognition has many points in common with situated learning.
The ideas that relate to the distributed cognition perspective have mainly surfaced over the last decade and have become so popular that the notion of cognition as distributed in commonplace nowadays.
Distributed cognition plays a central role in another of Palmer's arguments.