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Wisdom as learned ignorance: integrating east-west perspectives

Chia, R. and Holt, R. (2007) Wisdom as learned ignorance: integrating east-west perspectives. In: Handbook of organizational and managerial wisdom. Sage Publishing, London, pp. 505-526. ISBN 9781412915618

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Abstract

This chapter discusses wisdom as learned ignorance, integrating east-west perspectives. It is a chapter in the handbook of organizational and managerial wisdom. Wisdom is among the most complex and profound concepts in our vernacular. It represents the epitome of human development and conduct, characterizing the most enlightened and successful people and collectives.