“We don’t see things as they are: we see them as we are.” Anais Nin.
Our perspectives dominate us. Social learning theorists claim that much of what we know we learn from the social environment that surrounds us, much like water surrounding a fish. We don’t recognise it’s there and we often accept it unquestioningly. It becomes what Michael Polyani calls “tacit knowledge” – the knowledge you don’t even know you have.
Adult transformational learning theorists like to refer to our […]