Akrich, Madeleine. “The De-Scription of technical Objects”. In Shaping Technology / Building Society: Studies in Sociotechnical Change. By Madeleine Akrich. Madeleine Akrich is Director of the Centre for the Sociology of Innovation at MINES Paris. 2 Madeleine Arkrich,- “The de-scription of technical objects”, Akrich describes a methodology for ANT analysis, which is based on comparing.

Author: Murn Telar
Country: Oman
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Education
Published (Last): 20 February 2011
Pages: 284
PDF File Size: 17.49 Mb
ePub File Size: 2.82 Mb
ISBN: 649-1-84598-757-2
Downloads: 2535
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Tausar

Brought to you by AQnowledgeprecision products for scientists. Your reading intentions are private to you and will not be shown to other users. Register and you can start organising your references online.

The De-Scription of Technical Objects | University College London

I will call the end product of this work a “script” ov a “scenario. Find this article at Save current location: Related Tge We have identified the following relevant lab reagents. Your reading intentions are also stored in your profile for future reference. However, the conversion of sociotechnical facts into facts pure and simple depends on the ability to turn technical objects into black boxes. If it also chooses categories used in other socioeconomico-political network, then the knowledge it produces can be “exported.

Setup a permanent sync to delicious. To set a reading intention, click through to any list item, and look for the panel on the left hand side:. It makes it easy to scan through your lists and keep track of progress.


Science as Culture, Cultures of Science Previous: Bijker and John Law.

It helps undergraduates and postgraduates. CiteULike is a free online bibliography manager. What are reading off There are no reviews of this article.

Thus technological determinism pays no attention to what is brought together, and ultimately replaced, by the structural effects of a network. Instead we have to go back and forth de-scriptjon between the designer and the user, between the designer’s projected user and the real user, between the world inscribed in the object and the world described by its displacement.

CiteULike: The de-scription of technical objects

The service is similar in scope to EndNote or RefWorks or any other reference manager like BibTeX, but it is a madeleije bookmarking service for scientists and humanities researchers.

To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

Core Course in Digital Anthropology: Here’s an example of what they look like:. Include unauthenticated results too may include “spam” Enter a search phrase.

How do I set a reading intention To set a reading intention, click through to any list item, and look for the panel on the left hand side: Studies in Sociotechnical Change.

Here’s an example of what they look like: By clicking “OK” you acknowledge that you have the right to distribute this file. CiteULike uses cookies, some of which may already have been set. CiteULike organises scholarly or academic papers or literature and provides bibliographic which means it ttechnical bibliographies for universities and higher education establishments.

  ISO 7816-7 PDF

They may, in addition, generate and “naturalize” new forms and alrich of causality and, indeed, new forms of knowledge about the world Have you read this?

The De-scription of Technical Objects

Setting a reading intention helps you organise your reading. From Cyber to Digital Anthropology to an Anthr Hannah Knox and Haidy Geismar Section: Export in format suitable for direct import into delicious. Madsleine log in to set a read status Setting a reading intention helps you organise your reading.

Home Citegeist Everyone’s Library.

Akrich, Madeline (1992) – The De-Scription of Technical Objects

You can also specify a CiteULike article id. Likes beta This copy of the article hasn’t been liked by anyone yet. Read about how we use cookies. You can filter on reading intentions from the listas well as view them within your profile. We will interpret your continued use of this site as your acceptance of our use of cookies.