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Chapter 2: Methods of Research: Cultural/Discursive Psychologies
The difficult thing to do here is not to dig down to the ground; no, it is to recognize the ground that lies before us as the ground.
For the ground keeps on giving us the illusory image of a greater depth, and when we seek to reach this, we keep on finding ourselves at the old level. (Wittgenstein, 1953, § 31)
Methods of research in the cultural/discursive psychology that partners neuroscience in hybrid psychology are focused on the way people use symbolic systems in thinking and acting. We now know that such systems are also involved at a very fundamental level in the way people feel and what they perceive in other people and in the world ...