The Social Life of Methods: Devices

Ruppert, Evelyn and Law, John, eds. 2013. The Social Life of Methods: Devices, Journal of Cultural Economy, 6(4). 1753-0350 [Edited Journal]

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The collection focuses on ‘the device’ to explore how methods for knowing and handling the world have their own social life or even triple social life: how they are shaped by the social;work to format social relations; but also how they are used opportunistically by social actors in the systematic pursuit of political, economic and cultural advantage.

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Edited Journal

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Sociology > Centre for Study of Invention and Social Process (CSISP) [2003-2015]



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29 Apr 2013 13:19

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29 Apr 2020 15:56


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