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The Resource Shaping technology/building society : studies in sociotechnical change, edited by Wiebe E. Bijker and John Law

Shaping technology/building society : studies in sociotechnical change, edited by Wiebe E. Bijker and John Law

Label
Shaping technology/building society : studies in sociotechnical change
Title
Shaping technology/building society
Title remainder
studies in sociotechnical change
Statement of responsibility
edited by Wiebe E. Bijker and John Law
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T14.5
LC item number
.S49 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bijker, Wiebe E
  • Law, John
Series statement
Inside technology
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Technology
Label
Shaping technology/building society : studies in sociotechnical change, edited by Wiebe E. Bijker and John Law
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-326) and index
Contents
  • The life and death of an aircraft : a network analysis of technical change / John Law and Michel Callon -- What's in a patent? / Geof Bowker -- The social construction of fluorescent lighting, or how an artifact was invented in its diffusion stage / Wiebe E. Bijker --Controversy and closure in technological change : constructing "steel" / Thomas J. Misa -- Closing the ranks : definition and stabilization of radioactive wastes in the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, 1945-1960 / Adri de la Bruhèze -- Artifacts and frames of meaning : Thomas A. Edison, his managers, and the cultural construction of motion pictures / W. Bernard Carlson -- The de-scription of technical objects / Madeleine Akrich --Where are the missing masses? : the sociology of a few mundane artifacts / Bruno Latour
  • A summary of a convenient vocabulary for the semiotics of human and nonhuman assemblies / Madeleine Akrich and Bruno Latour -- Technology, testing, text : clinical budgeting in the U.K. national health service / Trevor Pinch, Malcolm Ashmore, and Michael Mulkay -- Postscript : Technology, stability, and social theory / John Law and Wiebe E. Bijker
Control code
25130951
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 341 p.
Isbn
9780262023382
Lccn
91048122
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Shaping technology/building society : studies in sociotechnical change, edited by Wiebe E. Bijker and John Law
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-326) and index
Contents
  • The life and death of an aircraft : a network analysis of technical change / John Law and Michel Callon -- What's in a patent? / Geof Bowker -- The social construction of fluorescent lighting, or how an artifact was invented in its diffusion stage / Wiebe E. Bijker --Controversy and closure in technological change : constructing "steel" / Thomas J. Misa -- Closing the ranks : definition and stabilization of radioactive wastes in the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, 1945-1960 / Adri de la Bruhèze -- Artifacts and frames of meaning : Thomas A. Edison, his managers, and the cultural construction of motion pictures / W. Bernard Carlson -- The de-scription of technical objects / Madeleine Akrich --Where are the missing masses? : the sociology of a few mundane artifacts / Bruno Latour
  • A summary of a convenient vocabulary for the semiotics of human and nonhuman assemblies / Madeleine Akrich and Bruno Latour -- Technology, testing, text : clinical budgeting in the U.K. national health service / Trevor Pinch, Malcolm Ashmore, and Michael Mulkay -- Postscript : Technology, stability, and social theory / John Law and Wiebe E. Bijker
Control code
25130951
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 341 p.
Isbn
9780262023382
Lccn
91048122
Other physical details
ill.

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