What are the two ways of knowing?

The key idea is that there are two parallel ‘ways of knowing’: thinking and feeling, intellect and intuition, objective analysis and subjective insight.

How is memory a way of knowing?

Memory. Memory is a Way of Knowing that many students overlook. This gives you the opportunity to say something unique if choosing to discuss it in your ToK essays and presentations.

Is art a form of knowledge?

Unlike any other languages, art allows us to communicate, powerfully, not only what we know and propose, but often, almost magically, allows us to refer to what we do not know. Art also allows us to see beyond, to say the unsaid, to ask boldly.

Can knowledge be applied to the arts?

There is also “knowledge how”, as in knowing how to ride a bicycle. But can something as subjective and open to interpretation as art be knowledge? Art certainly involves knowledge. An artist may know how to draw using charcoal on paper, or know how to stretch a canvas.

How does technology improve our knowledge?

Technology allows students to help each other and work together across to better understand the material. In that sense, they can sometimes serve as the (supervised) teachers — and learning through instruction is known to be highly effective for mastering a topic and solving problems.

What is true art?

At the same time, true art is something that should be able to connect the spectator with the overall vision of the artist, even though the interpretation might not be spot on. It holds true for any form of art, be it painting, music, or performing arts – it should be able to inspire personal transformation.

Does art enlarge what it is possible for us to think and know?

In conclusion, I strongly believe that not only is the relationship between the artist and the artwork often emotional, but the art itself has the ability to enlarge what it is possible to think. This, in turn, achieves the final purpose of the arts, which is to express an idea to an audience.

Is technology an area of knowledge?

The Human sciences is a huge AOK, encompassing any discipline – psychology, economics, anthropology, etc. Mathematics is not only an area of knowledge in its own right, but forms the basis of many other fields that we consider in TOK, such as physics, economics, technology, and even music.

What are the advantages of imagination?

Here are six real benefits of being more imaginative.

  • ENHANCE YOUR PROBLEM-SOLVING SKILLS. Being imaginative in your leisure time can also help you overcome obstacles at work.
  • PRESERVE YOUR MEMORY.
  • IMPROVE YOUR SOCIAL INTERACTIONS.
  • PIQUE YOUR CURIOSITY.
  • SAVE MONEY.
  • DEVELOP SELF-CONFIDENCE.

How many ways of knowing are there?

eight different ways

What is knowledge art?

Knowledge in art is an understanding or the presence of an opinion about a piece of art in the knower. It is assumed that knowledge in art exists, though this knowledge may be implicit, particularly because there is no ‘right’ or ‘wrong’ way to interpret a piece of art.

What are the ways of knowing in the arts?

Sense perception is obviously an essential way of knowing to appreciate the arts. We use our sense to listen to music, taste culinary art, observe a sculpture or painting, appreciate a play or opera and sometimes even to heighten our sense of touch or proprioception.