Tag: Science Studies

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…

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.

Theodore Kisiel – Hermenêutica e Tradição

Hermenêutica e Tradição Theodore Kisiel “Gadamer takes from Heidegger the specifically hermeneutic intentionality of the human being’s “thrown” belonging to the project of tradition, and concentrates on how an understanding that is bound by and to tradition naturally “happens” in…

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,…

Sheila Jasanoff – Science Studies e Conhecimento

Science Studies e Conhecimento Sheila Jasanoff  “The problem that science studies can help illuminate is how some crucially important knowledges, practices and norms were bounded out of decision-making that later turned out to be mistaken or tragic” “O problema que…

John Ziman – Naturalismo

Naturalismo John Ziman “Naturalism, as such, is not enough to hold our model together. It merely affirms that scientific research is not essentially distinct from the many other ways in which we humans typically get to know about ‘life, the…

Steve Fuller – Escola de Edimburgo

Escola de Edimburgo Steve Fuller “Indeed, the curriculum of what became known as the ‘Edinburgh School’ was the first to integrate the teaching of history, philosophy, and sociology of science, the three fields that Kuhn was seen as having brought…