Community and Knowledge 12/6/2013 1:38:00 PM
Specific vs. General
Weak vs. Strong
ex. Communication was created by religion
ex. For early Christians, the first moments of communication was tied up in
Specific is general good
Weak vs. Strong has to do with verb choice
try to use strong verbs (was created by..)
What is your definition of common sense?
A socially constructed and widely accepted body of thought that is subject to
evolution and difference via cultural and generational frameworks.
What is the definition of sense?
Things that we are born with
“common sense relative to a particular culture”
Common Sense as a Cultural System
Cultural in this context means “way of life”
“it is an inherent characteristic of common sense thought precisely to deny
this and to affirm that its tenets are immediate deliverances of experience,
not deliberated reflections upon it.” (75)
1. Common sense i