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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This resulted in a Post-doctoral diploma in sociology, and an appointment as an instructor in anthropology at the University of Vienna from —73, knord then in sociology from The two collaborated on over a dozen articles on global financial markets.

Sociologies, Epistemologies, and the Mexican and U. Sign in Create an account. Join Our Mailing List: The Manufacture of Knowledge: Jaki – – University of Windsor Press.

University of Chicago Press. She shifted her focus toward sociology as she found that cultural anthropology at the time was too focused on historical concerns, while she was more interested in contemporary social phenomena. Brad Wray – – Episteme 6 1: Austrian sociologists People from Graz births Living people Women sociologists Social constructionism. Her co-author was Urs Bruegger, a former foreign exchange dealer.

Work on epistemology and social constructionism. The financial market infrastructure also comprises a “global scopic system” that integrates news and information across the world. Science Logic and Mathematics. Although Goffman is widely published and read in these areas, much has changed since his day and Knorr Cetina conceptualized such changes.

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. This page was last edited on 30 Novemberat The first ethnographic nkorr to systematically compare two different scientific laboratory knlrr, this book sharpens our focus on epistemic cultures as the basis of the knowledge society.


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Bloomberg terminals to see the microconstruction of the global market in the space of the local. Gabriel Abend – – Sociological Theory 24 1: Styles of Sociological Thought: By looking at epistemic cultures in two sample cases, this book addresses pressing questions about how such expert systems and processes work, what principles inform their cognitive and procedural orientations, and whether their organization, structures, and operations can be extended to other forms of social order.

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Her work highlights the diversity of these cultures of knowing and, in its depiction epistemc 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.

Distributed Cognition in Epistemic Cultures. 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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The cultues suggestion of this new field site was in the article “Sociality with objects: Spyridon Palermos – – Synthese 9: Knorr-Cetina also received her Habilitation in sociology at the University of Bielefeld inand served as Professor of Sociology at Bielefeld from to Subscribe to receive information about forthcoming books, seasonal catalogs, and more, in newsletters tailored to your interests.


Korr-Cetina’s work at Berkeley ultimately contributed to this network of laboratory studies in the late s, which would eventually become the field of the Social Studies of Science and Technology.

The paper she presented at this conference, entitled “The Market as an Object of Attachment: Giere – – Philosophy of Science 69 4: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

With the turn of the century, Knorr Cetina became interested in global financial markets as an object of study. Science as Cultural Practice. Determinants and Controls of Scientific Development.

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How the Culttures Make Knowledge Distributed Cognition Without Distributed Knowing. Find it on Scholar. Brad Wray – – Social Epistemology 21 3: Who has Scientific Knowledge? Retrieved 13 October Giere – – Social Epistemology 21 3: Request removal from index. The digital Loeb Classical Library loebclassics.

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Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction. Steve Fuller – – Lawerence Erlbaum. Knorr Cetina explains the difference of the two situations by the use of surgery.