Culture in global knowledge societies: knowledge cultures and epistemic cultures. KARIN KNORR CETINA. Department of Sociology, University of Konstanz. Epistemic Cultures: Forms of Reason in Science. Karin Knorr Cetina. Inside the Epistemic: Rationality and Context. Rationality is a conspicuous yet neglected. Epistemic Cultures: How the Sciences Make Knowledge, by Karin Knorr. Cetina. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, xix + pp. Karin Knorr.

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History of Western Philosophy. How does science create knowledge? During this time, Knorr-Cetina engaged in her first empirical investigations of science leading the publication with Hermann Strasser and Hans Georg Zilian Determinants and Controls of Scientific Development. How the Sciences Make Knowledge, published in Who has Scientific Knowledge? Her work highlights the diversity of these cultures of knowing and, in its depiction of their differences—in the meaning of the empirical, the enactment of object relations, and the fashioning of social relations—challenges the accepted view of a unified science.

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The two collaborated on over a dozen articles on global financial markets. Distributed Cognition Without Distributed Knowing. The first suggestion of this new field site was in the article “Sociality with objects: Brad Wray – – Social Epistemology 21 3: Her dissertation research focused on the structural analysis of oral literature. Society for Social Studies of Science.

Epistemic cultures, shaped by affinity, necessity, and historical coincidence, determine how we know what we know. Added to PP index Total downloads 38, cultudes 2, Recent downloads 6 months 6 91, of 2, How can I epistrmic my downloads?


Bloomberg terminals to see the microconstruction of the global market in the space of the local. Retrieved from ” https: The financial market infrastructure also comprises a “global scopic system” that integrates news and information across the world. Austrian sociologists People from Graz births Living people Women sociologists Social constructionism. Barry Barnes – – Athlone.

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Procedural Knowledge in the Cooperative Development of Science. The knodr ethnographic study to systematically compare two different scientific laboratory cultures, this book sharpens our focus on epistemic cultures as the basis of the knowledge society. Steve Fuller – – Lawerence Erlbaum.

Exploring Postsocial Relations in Financial Markets”, was later published in From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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Knorr-Cetina’s progression to understanding how technology mediates sociality led her to select global financial markets as a new “laboratory” to study knowledge in society.

Giere – – Philosophy of Science 69 4: Our recent cuotures are available via Edelweiss. Knorr Cetina explains the difference of the two situations by the use of surgery.

A synthetic situation arises, however, when the surgeon uses technology like a scope and a screen in order to accomplish the task at hand. Sign in Create an account. Korr-Cetina’s work at Berkeley ultimately eistemic to this network of laboratory studies in the late s, which would eventually become the field of the Social Studies of Science and Technology. Examples include an online epistsmic chat, playing video games against others on the Internet or even a business deal done via videoconference.


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Without looking at the patient through the screen, the job would not be able to be done and would remain a face-to-face, social situation. Views Read Edit View history.

Work on epistemology and social constructionism. In this book, Karin Knorr Cetina compares two of the most important and intriguing epistemic cultures of our day, those in high energy physics and molecular From early work with Urs Bruegger, [1] [2] we see this developing into a strong cetjna interest.

The empirical research conducted while at Berkeley also became her widely-cited publication The Manufacture of Knowledge: Gabriel Abend – – Sociological Theory 24 1: Karin Knorr Cetina also Karin Knorr-Cetina born 19 July in GrazAustria is an Austrian sociologist well known for her work on epistemology and social constructionismsummarized in the books Ectina Manufacture of Knowledge: Request removal from index.

A knowledge object is a theoretical concept introduced by Knorr Cetina to describe the emergence of post-social relations in epistemic cultures.

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