Science In Action

Author: Bruno Latour
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674792913
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From weaker to stronger rhetoric : literature - Laboratories - From weak points to strongholds : machines - Insiders out - From short to longer networks : tribunals of reason - Centres of calculation.

Pandora S Hope

Author: Bruno Latour
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674653351
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In this book Latour, identified by Richard Rorty as the new "bête noire of the science worshipers," gives us his most philosophically informed book since Science in Action.

The Pasteurization Of France

Author: Bruno Latour
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674657618
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Describes Pasteur's roles in improving health practices in France and identifies the other forces that helped implement his ideas about health care.

Laboratory Life

Author: Bruno Latour
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400820413
Size: 39.65 MB
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This highly original work presents laboratory science in a deliberately skeptical way: as an anthropological approach to the culture of the scientist.

Science As Practice And Culture

Author: Andrew Pickering
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226668010
Size: 39.27 MB
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Andrew Pickering has invited leading historians, philosophers, sociologists, and anthropologists of science to prepare original essays for this volume.

We Have Never Been Modern

Author: Bruno Latour
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674076753
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A summation of the work of one of the most influential and provocative interpreters of science, it aims at saving what is good and valuable in modernity and replacing the rest with a broader, fairer, and finer sense of possibility.

Science Democracy And The American University

Author: Andrew Jewett
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107027268
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"This book fundamentally reinterprets the rise of the natural and social sciences as sources of political authority in modern America.

Genesis And Development Of A Scientific Fact

Author: Ludwik Fleck
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022619034X
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Originally published in German in 1935, this monograph anticipated solutions to problems of scientific progress, the truth of scientific fact and the role of error in science now associated with the work of Thomas Kuhn and others.

The Science Studies Reader

Author: Mario Biagioli
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415918688
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A landmark anthology of writing in the burgeoning new field of science studies, this collection features contributions by some of the most prominent scientific thinkers, speaking to the nature of science and knowledge across time, genders, ...