The classical statement of someone who does not understand a phenomena is

The classical statement of someone who does not understand a phenomena is

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The classical statement of someone who does not understand a phenomena is "it  works in theory, but not in the real world." This means that that person can  redescribe a classroom demonstration they once saw ("there is a motorcycle in the  picture"). But that doesn’t help them any because the picture is different than the  one they memorized in graduate school. The problem is that they don't understand  why the phenomenon happened and what makes it happen or not happen in  changed situations. (They never actually "saw" the motorcycle in the picture; they  knew only to say the words.) When presented with a picture they had never before  seen, that happened to have a lion in it; they said "there is a motorcycle in the  picture" and they were obviously wrong! They did not understand the organizing  principle or paradigm (discussed in Section II. I.). An additional problem with their  lack of understanding is that it is also very likely that over time their memory will 
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