a.k.a. expertise, practical wisdom, proficiency, skillfulness
Virtues possibly in tension¶
How to acquire or strengthen it¶
Notes and links¶
- art/craft/know-how is one of Aristotle’s virtues. See sniggle.net/TPL/index5.php?entry=28Oct0...
- “A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects.” ―Robert A. Heinlein