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.
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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.
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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.
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