Book ID: CBB000047500

Theories of science and society (1990)


Cozzens, Susan E. (Editor)
Gieryn, Thomas F. (Editor)

Indiana University Press

Publication Date: 1990
Physical Details: v + 264 pp.; notes; index

Description Contents: Cozzens, Susan E., Gieryn, Thomas F.: Introduction: Putting science back in society. Clarke, Adele E.: A social worlds research adventure: The case of reproductive science. Hagendijk, Rob: Structuration theory, constructivism, and scientific change. Gieryn, Thomas F., Figert, Anne E.: Ingredients for a theory of science in society. Fisher, Donald: Boundary work and science: The relation between power and knowledge. Restivo, Sal: The social roots of pure mathematics. Chubin, Daryl E.: Scientific malpractice and the contemporary politics of knowledge. Cozzens, Susan E.: Autonomy and power in science. Turner, Stephen P.: Forms of patronage. Westrum, Ron: Environments for innovation: Calculative and generative rationality in technology. Shrum, Wesley, Morris, Joan: Organizational constructs for the assembly of technological knowledge.

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Woolgar, Steve
Stehr, Nico
Mofrad, S. Z.
Milić, Vojin
Meja, Volker
Mandelbaum, Maurice H.
Social Studies of Science
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
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Social Research
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British Journal of Sociology
Leeds University (UK)
Transaction Books
Presses Universitaires de France
Sociology of knowledge
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Nicholas, John M.
McMullin, Ernan
Lugg, Andrew
Laudan, Larry
Jarvie, Ian C.
Gaston, Jerry
Time Periods
20th century

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