Team Cognition and the Accountabilities of the Tool Pass
TOWARD A “SCIENCE OF TEAMS”
The title of this book, Theories of Team Cognition: Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives, hints at a broader agenda, one both rich with promise and fraught with potential troubles. Teamwork lies at the nexus of a variety of disciplinary interests. Cognitive and social psychology, organization science, human factors research, and communication studies, to name a few, all have scholarly interests related to the functioning of groups and teams. Given this convergence of interest, it would seem mutually advantageous to find ways of sharing insights across fields. The current volume seeks to engender just such a conversation. ...