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Shaping technology/building society

Shaping technology/building society

studies in sociotechnical change

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technology -- Social aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-326) and index.

    Statementedited by Wiebe E. Bijker and John Law.
    SeriesInside technology
    ContributionsBijker, Wiebe E., Law, John, 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT14.5 .S49 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 341 p. :
    Number of Pages341
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1565903M
    ISBN 100262023385
    LC Control Number91048122

    Technology and Society is a highly readable book, mostly useful at the undergraduate level for its applied focus on future and values. The different textual genres serve well the ambition to make STS perspectives relevant in policy and in sociocultural negotiations about technopolitics. General Thoughts. Excellent collection of sociologically-based texts related to the topic of sociotechnical change. This page includes transcriptions from the following sections of Bijker & Law () - Shaping Technology / Building Society: Studies in Sociotechnical Change: General Introduction - Wiebe E. Bijker and John Law - page 1.

    In Shaping Technology-Building Society. Studies in Sociotechnical Change, Wiebe Bijker and John Law (editors), MIT Press, Cambridge Mass. pp. , [new expanded and revised version of article (35). Republication in the reader Johnson, Deborah J., and Jameson M Wetmore, eds. Technology and Society, Building Our Sociotechnical Future. 10 ‘‘Where Are the Missing Masses? The Sociology of a Few social constructivism dichotomy in technology studies is the actor network approach. Those Shaping Technology/Building Society: Studies in Sociotechnical Change (Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, ), pp. – Reprinted with by:

    In particular, in its focus on technology's effect on society, it neglected the ways in which the relations between people affect the things that they make. It neglected, in other words, the social shaping of technology. Attention to this, we felt, would make the analysis of technological change more rounded and more accurate. DR. STEINBERG teaches at NewJersey Institute of Technology/Rutgers, Newark, and is the author of Nature Incorporated: Industrialization and the Waters of New England (New York, ). Shaping Technology/Building Society: Studies in Sociotechnical Change. Edited by Wiebe E. Bijker andJohn Law. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press,


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm. Contents: The life and death of an aircraft: a network analysis of technical change / John Law and Michel Callon --What's in a patent?/ Geof Bowker --The social construction of fluorescent lighting, or how an artifact was invented in its diffusion stage /.

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