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Managing electronic waste: a study of market failure

Neyland, D. and Simakova, E.. 2012. Managing electronic waste: a study of market failure. New Technology, Work and Employment, 27(1), pp. 36-51. ISSN 0268-1072 [Article]

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Abstract or Description

This paper analyses market based initiatives as solutions to techno-scientific problems. It focuses on electronic waste to argue that market- based initiatives are key locations in which techno-scientific work takes place. Such work is explored through recent ideas inspired by Actor-Network Theory and the concept of performativity.

Item Type:

Article

Identification Number (DOI):

https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-005X.2012.00276.x

Departments, Centres and Research Units:

Sociology

Dates:

DateEvent
March 2012Published

Item ID:

7671

Date Deposited:

04 Mar 2013 15:08

Last Modified:

04 Jun 2018 16:07

Peer Reviewed:

Yes, this version has been peer-reviewed.

URI:

http://research.gold.ac.uk/id/eprint/7671

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