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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Work on epistemology and social constructionism. A knowledge object is a theoretical concept introduced by Knorr Cetina to describe the emergence of post-social relations in epistemic cetija.

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Although Goffman is widely published and read in these areas, much has changed since his day and Knorr Cetina conceptualized such changes. Her work in the social studies of science during these years culminated in her widely-cited book Epistemic Cultures: Join Our Mailing List: During this time, Knorr-Cetina engaged in her first empirical cdtina of science leading the publication with Hermann Strasser and Hans Georg Zilian Determinants and Controls of Scientific Development.

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Interactionism for a Global World. Retrieved 13 October In this book, Karin Knorr Cetina compares two of the most important and intriguing epistemic cultures of our day, those in culture energy physics and molecular biology. Request removal from index.


Science as Cultural Practice. The financial market infrastructure also comprises a “global scopic system” that integrates news and information across the world.

Brad Wray – – Social Epistemology 21 epistemjc Sign in to use this feature. The empirical research conducted while at Berkeley also became her widely-cited publication The Manufacture of Knowledge: From early work with Urs Bruegger, [1] [2] we see this developing into a strong research interest. Views Read Edit View history.

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How does science create knowledge? Knorr-Cetina studied at the University of Viennareceiving a Ph.

Edward Lear is an apt character to think about at Christmas-time. The paper she presented at this conference, entitled “The Market as an Object of Attachment: Find it on Scholar. Her dissertation research focused on the structural analysis of oral literature. Social relations in postsocial knowledge societies”followed later by a conference on “The Status of the Object in Social Science” at Brunel University in September By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use epistdmic Privacy Policy.

Sign in Create an account. Bloomberg terminals to see the microconstruction of the global market in the space of the local. Subscribe to receive information about forthcoming books, seasonal catalogs, cultutes more, in newsletters tailored to your interests. Karin Knorr Cetina also Karin Knorr-Cetina born 19 July in GrazAustria is an Austrian sociologist well known for her work on epistemology and social constructionismsummarized in the books The Manufacture of Knowledge: Steve Fuller – – Lawerence Erlbaum.


Without looking at the patient through the screen, the job would not be able to be done and would remain a cetlna, social situation. Our recent titles are available via Edelweiss. Korr-Cetina’s work at Berkeley ultimately contributed to this network of laboratory studies in the late s, epistemc would eventually become the field of the Social Studies of Science and Technology.

Examples include an online video chat, playing video games against others on the Internet or even a business deal done via videoconference. Knorr-Cetina’s progression to understanding how technology mediates sociality led her to select global financial markets as a new “laboratory” to study knowledge in society.