- Data element (datum) - something measured
- Data (data set) - data elements organized around one or more measurable dimensions
- Information - an abstraction of a data set, frequently a mathimatically and/or pattern abstraction
- Knowledge - an abstraction of information, frequently a causal pattern
- Wisdom - the ability to understand the consequences of the application of knowledge
Friday, December 17, 2010
The Hierarchy of Knowledge and Wisdom
There is a definite hierarchy knowledge (and wisdom).