COHI 100 Lecture 101511

COHI 100 Lecture 101511 - COHI100Lecture10/15/11 03:59...

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COHI 100 Lecture 10/15/11 03:59 Cyborg Cybernetic + Organism Humans are natural-born cyborgs “mindware upgrades” – ipad “Thinking with the world” review cyborgs (Clark) activity theory (Vygotsky) new concepts distributed cognition (Hutchins) immutable mobiles (Latour) Activity Theory Mother   co-construction   child CULTURE – child born into cultural world; learning about this world thru cultural objects  and social interactions Thinking w/ each other and the world We learn through interacting w/ artifacts and with other ppl in the world The objects and artifacts that mediate our thinking are cultural objects in a social world Therefore, thinking is always social and cultural Lev Vygotsky Intermental vs. intramental = inherently related INTERMENTAL COMES FIRST Interacting with others is how we learn things
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The forms of dialogic speech that mediate intermental processes are taken over to form  the intramental plane of functioning Mediation Our thinking is mediated thru objects/artifacts (TUFTE – ppt shifts how we think; objects 
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