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[Xmca-l] Re: Gee, Knowledge, Intelligence and Affinity Spaces



A few juicy quotations might help those who do not know or have access to
the originals, Greg. And make it easier for others to follow the
conversation if there is one.
mike


On Wed, Jul 23, 2014 at 11:52 AM, Greg Mcverry <jgregmcverry@gmail.com>
wrote:

> I just had a great conversation on Google+ I thought that many of you could
> help expand our thinking.
>
> We were discussing Gee's defining characteristics of Afffinity Spaces. In
> his first description (2004) Gee defined many types of knowledge:
> individual, dispersed, tacit, intensive and extensive.
>
> Yet in his recent book, Miseducation Era affinity spaces are only defined
> in terms of intelligences and there are not as many types.
>
> We settled on the idea that perhaps JOPG was shooting for intelligence to
> be knowledge and doing to distinguish you cannot really know without
> action.
>
> Anyone else have an opinion on the linguistic shift?
> --
> J. Gregory McVerry, PhD
> Assistant Professor
> Southern Connecticut State University
> twitter: jgmac1106
>