This page cmae up when I googled your excerpt: not Lave, tho
On 18 Oct 2006, at 21:15, Gordon Wells wrote:
> Sorry to bother you all again. Does anyone recognize this quote
> from Jean Lave. If so, could you give me the full reference,
> including page number, if possible.
> Crafting identities is a social process, and becoming more
> knowledgeably skilled is an aspect of participation in social
> practice. By such reasoning, who you are
> becoming shapes crucially and fundamentally what you "know." "What
> you know" may be better thought of as doing rather than having
> something - "knowing" rather than acquiring or accumulating
> knowledge or information. "Knowing" is a relation among communities
> of practice, participation in
> practice, and the generation of identities as part of becoming part
> of ongoing practice and of individuals' varying patterns of
> Thanks in advance.
> Gordon Wells
> Dept of Education, http://education.ucsc.edu/faculty/gwells
> UC Santa Cruz.
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