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Tacit knowledge, learning and expertise in dry stone walling

  title={Tacit knowledge, learning and expertise in dry stone walling},
  author={N. S. Farrar},
This is a detailed study of learning in the context of dry stone walling. It examines what happens in the learning situation. The aim of this work was: 'To understand the nature of expertise in dry stone walling, how it is understood by those practising the craft, and how it is transmitted to others'. The main research questions were, therefore: What happens when dry stone wallers are learning their craft? How do they acquire expertise in dry stone walling? How is this learning… Expand

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