By Michael Polanyi
The tendency to make wisdom impersonal in our tradition has cut up truth from worth, technology from humanity. Polanyi needs to replacement for the target, impersonal excellent of medical detachment another excellent which supplies cognizance to the non-public involvement of the knower in all acts of figuring out. His booklet will help to revive technology to its rightful position in an built-in tradition, as a part of the full person's carrying on with activity to make experience of the totality of his event. In honor of this paintings and his The examine of guy Polanyi was once provided with the Lecomte de Noüy Award for 1959.
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