Sergio Sismondo's An Introduction to Science and Technology Studies PDF

By Sergio Sismondo

ISBN-10: 1405187654

ISBN-13: 9781405187657

An creation to technological know-how and expertise stories, moment Edition displays the newest advances within the box whereas carrying on with to supply scholars with a highway map to the advanced interdisciplinary terrain of technology and know-how experiences.

  • Distinctive in its awareness to either the underlying philosophical and sociological features of technology and technology
  • Explores middle issues similar to realism and social development, discourse and rhetoric, objectivity, and the general public figuring out of science  
  • Includes quite a few empirical reviews and illustrative examples to explain the themes discussed
  • Now contains new fabric on  political economies of clinical and technological wisdom, and democratizing technical decisions
  • Other positive aspects of the hot version contain more suitable clarity, up to date references, bankruptcy reorganization, and extra fabric on medication and technology

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