Tag: Filosofia da Ciência

Anne-Jorunn Berg – Casa Inteligente

Casa Inteligente Anne-Jorunn Berg  “To say the smart house is a masculine construct and leave it at that, however, is unnecessarily defeatist. Technology should not be understood as ready-made artefacts whose use is non-negotiable. A technology’s impacts are never entirely determined…

Anne-Jorunn Berg – Casa Inteligente

Casa Inteligente Anne-Jorunn Berg  “There is a crucial difference between a house and a home. It is women, in the main, whose work and skills make the former into the latter. Decor and style have no place in these prototypes. The…

Theodore Kisiel – Hermenêutica Gadameriana

Hermenêutica Gadameriana Theodore Kisiel “The universality of hermeneutics propounded by Hans-Georg Gadamer clearly takes its starting point from this Heideggerian ontological center of the hermeneutic protopraxis of life, and not from the universal literacy and legibility of our present advanced…

Vacinação de HPV – Atualização

Há mais ou menos um ano, divulgamos estudos sobre a vacina Gardasil, contra o HPV (Papiloma Vírus Humano), que recomendavam cautela à exposição ao produto da fabricante multinacional Merck Sharp & Dohm. Uma das responsáveis da pesquisa da vacina em seus estágios…

Martin Eger – Conhecimento Prévio

Conhecimento Prévio Martin Eger  “The tacit knowledge of background that comes with being a particular kind of human in a particular place” Fonte: EGER, Martin. Achievements of the hermeneutic-phenomenological approach to natural science. Man and World, 30, 1997, p. 97.

Thomas Parke Hughes – Tecnologia

Tecnologia Thomas Parke Hughes  “Only a decade ago the five-volume Oxford History of Technology defined technology as how and what things are made. Technology is more than this; it is also system and structures of things. It is the man-made…

Steve Woolgar – Ciência e Tecnologia

Science Studies Steve Woolgar “This article examines how the special theoretical significance of sociology of scientific knowledge (SSK) is affected by attempts to apply relativist-constructivism to technology. […] A consideration of critiques of technological determinism, and of some empirical studies,…