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Title: Post-cognitive psychology
Authors: Potter, Jonathan
Keywords: Action
Discursive psychology
Issue Date: 2000
Publisher: © Sage
Citation: POTTER, J., 2000. Post-cognitive psychology. Theory & Psycholgy, 10 (1), pp.31-37.
Abstract: This paper speculates about what will, and should, follow cognitivism in psychology in the new century. It highlights the importance of the work of Wittgenstein, Sacks and Edwards for the development of post-cognitive psychology. Cognitivism is criticized for failing to conceptualize practices in a way that recognizes their action orientation and co-construction, and to appreciate how they are given sense through people's categories, formulations and orientations. Discursive psychology focuses on the production of versions of reality and cognition as parts of practices in natural settings. It is offered as one potential successor to cognitivism.
Version: Accepted for publication
DOI: 10.1177/0959354300010001596
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/15075
Publisher Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0959354300010001596
ISSN: 0959-3543
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