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.

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.

Science As Practice And Culture

Author: Andrew Pickering
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226668010
Size: 23.92 MB
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Andrew Pickering has invited leading historians, philosophers, sociologists, and anthropologists of science to prepare original essays for this volume.

Pandora S Hope

Author: Bruno Latour
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674653351
Size: 58.21 MB
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In this book Latour, identified by Richard Rorty as the new "bĂȘte noire of the science worshipers," gives us his most philosophically informed book since Science in Action.

Making Human Geography

Author: Kevin R. Cox
Publisher: Guilford Publications
ISBN: 1462512917
Size: 20.86 MB
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This book cogently examines how human geography has developed from a field with limited self-awareness regarding method and theory to the vibrant study of society and space that it is today.

Science Democracy And The American University

Author: Andrew Jewett
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107027268
Size: 16.44 MB
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"This book fundamentally reinterprets the rise of the natural and social sciences as sources of political authority in modern America.

We Have Never Been Modern

Author: Bruno Latour
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674076753
Size: 56.45 MB
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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.

Laboratory Life

Author: Bruno Latour
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 069102832X
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"The pioneering 'laboratory study' in the sociology of scientific knowledge. . . . The first and, deservedly, the most influential book-length account of day-to-day work in a single laboratory setting."-- ISIS.

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.