Monthly Archives: September 2016

3 – Dichotomy versus Duality

Dichotomy A division or contrast between two things that are or are represented as being opposed or entirely different. ¬†Either/Or Duality Consisting of two parts, elements, or aspects. Both/And Mind and Matter In Western culture there is a tendency to … Continue reading

Cognitive Science, Human Experience

2 – Why Perspicacity?

Perspicacity: Keenness of mental perception and understanding; discernment; penetration. Knowing versus Seeing In studying human performance, I have been most curious about expertise or skill; and my original intuitions came from my own experiences in sports. My initial motivation was … Continue reading

Cognitive Science, Design, Human Experience, UX Design

1 – Perspicacity

Perspicacity: Keenness of mental perception and understanding; discernment; penetration. About Me: John Flach Hello! My name is John Flach and I am currently a Professor of Psychology at Wright State University in Dayton, OH. For more than 30 years I … Continue reading

Cognitive Science, Design, Human Experience, UX Design