Modelling a situation sometimes allows those with a hands-on viewpoint to learn how-to do something. This seems to be a common way we get knowledge but is seen by philosophers as problematic. For example the theoretical construct, the electron, is derived by logical inferences from observations and experiment. This pragmatic approach is often seen in computer programming. For example, I only know that Kent is a county of England, that the First World War was horrendous and that David Beckham earns $30 million per year because I have learned these things from other people. Knowledge based on the acceptance of testimony involves accepting what others say. Observation or experience. Such knowledge, being derivative, can not be better than the knowledge upon which it is founded. This may be more or less sophisticated, ranging from a simple, "I saw" to carefully designed controlled experimentation. Reason or logic. Taking other knowledge as data, by logical operations knowledge can be inferred. Knowledge may originate or be derived from the following origins or methods:
Methods of Obtaining Knowledge
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|A Study of Multi-Objective Optimization Methods. for Engineering Applications Книга по Требованию Tim M. |
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Therefore, this book presents a series of computational methods and algorithms, capable of extracting valuable biological knowledge from this type of data.
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