Shared meaning * People understand each other’s perspectives well enough to accept them

What is shared meaning? The phrase is bandied about a lot, but little understood and rarely defined. Let’s take a look at it. There are two dimensions to the phrase. We use the same language We take for granted that our words convey exactly what we intend them to. This is a particularly misinformed assumption. I … Continue reading Shared meaning * People understand each other’s perspectives well enough to accept them