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Scientific Knowledge: A Sociological Analysis

Barry Barnes, David Bloor, John Henry - Science - 1996 - 230 pages
Although science was once seen as the product of individual great men working in isolation, we now realize that, like any other creative activity, science is a highly social ...
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The Reflexive Thesis: Wrighting Sociology of Scientific Knowledge

Malcolm Ashmore - Philosophy - 1989 - 287 pages
This unusually innovative book treats reflexivity, not as a philosophical conundrum, but as a practical issue that arises in the course of scholarly research and argument. In ...
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Science Without Laws

Ronald N. Giere - Philosophy - 1999 - 285 pages
Debate over the nature of science has recently moved from the halls of academia into the public sphere, where it has taken shape as the "science wars." At issue is the question ...
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The Practice Turn in Contemporary Theory

Theodore R. Schatzki, Karin Knorr-Cetina, Eike von Savigny - Philosophy - 2001 - 239 pages
"The essays focus on three overall themes: the character and establishment of social order, the psychological basis of human activity, and contemporary posthumanist challenges ...
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Sociology, Environmentalism, Globalization: Reinventing the Globe

Steven Yearley - Social Science - 1996 - 161 pages
This authoritative book brings together the sociologies of globalization and the environment in one volume. Steven Yearley argues that environmental issues have received scant ...
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Academic Literacy and the Nature of Expertise: Reading, Writing, and Knowing ...

Cheryl Geisler - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1994 - 354 pages
The first full-length account integrating both the cognitive and sociological aspects of reading and writing in the academy, this unique volume covers educational research on ...
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Text in context: contributions to ethnomethodology

Graham Watson, Robert M. Seiler - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1992 - 225 pages
How far is extra-textual material necessary to ethnomethodology, conversation analysis and contemporary language-oriented social constructivism? That question emerged as the ...
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Digitizing the News: Innovation in Online Newspapers

Pablo J. Boczkowski - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2005 - 243 pages
A study of the development of nonprint publishing by American daily newspapers: how new media emerge by combining existing media structures and practices with new technical ...
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