ON SORT OF KNOWING: The Daoist Unhewn.
|Title||ON SORT OF KNOWING: The Daoist Unhewn.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Pagination||111 - 130|
|Keywords||Ambiguity, IGNORANCE (Theory of knowledge), LAOZI. Dao de jing, MODALITY (Theory of knowledge), Taoism, Virtue|
The article presents the author's insights regarding the sort of knowing in the Daoist unhewn. He states that when one does not know what to say or do, it is not ignorance. He says that ambiguity is not of being but a modality of experience. He mentions the Platonic and Aristotelian concept of knowledge which is virtue. He relates the Daodejing (Tao Te Ching) which says that notions of identities are from mental act of cutting out of the background.