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Cognizione-in-interazione, azione pratica e artefatti: il contributo della ricerca psicologica allo studio della relazione fra tecnologie e comunità lavorative
Author/s: Francesca Alby 
Year:  2014 Issue: Language: Italian 
Pages:  15 Pg. 163-177 FullText PDF:  68 KB
DOI:  10.3280/SO2014-001008
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The article describes the authors and theories that, in the domain of psychological research, helped to shape a conception of the mind as "technological", i.e. always mediated by artifacts, and of human cognition as culturally and historically situated, that is to be interpreted within a context always historically characterized and marked by the culture and its material and symbolic tools. Within this vision of psychological functioning, the article describes the conceptual tools, such as the constructs of "practice", "artifact", "knowledge-in-interaction", with which psychological research contributes to the interdisciplinary enterprise of analysing the relationship between technologies, socio-psychological phenomena and work communities.
Keywords: Technology, artifact, cultural psychology, work practices, cognition-ininteraction.

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Francesca Alby, in "STUDI ORGANIZZATIVI " 1/2014, pp. 163-177, DOI:10.3280/SO2014-001008


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