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10. juli sandra harding: can women ever become modern?

Donnerstag 10. Juli 2008, 18.00 – 20.00 Uhr TUB, Hauptgebäude, Hörsaal H 3005, Straße des 17. Juni 135

10 Jul 2008

symposium: digital cultures: participation – empowerment – diversity

Call for contributions 5th European Symposium on Gender & ICT „Digital Cultures: Participation – Empowerment – Diversity“ March 5 – 7, 2009 University of Bremen, Computer Science Department Abstract Information Society with its variety of new information and communication media offers many new options to participate in today’s social, cultural, political and economic activities. However,

09 Jul 2008

tagung: technology assessment reloaded?

call for papers Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Wissenschafts- und Technikforschung (GWTF e.V.) 21. und 22. November 2008 Technische Universität Berlin Abstract Unter dem Titel „Technology Assessment reloaded?“ wird eine Thematik aufgegriffen, die in der Luft liegt und die verschiedene Communities – neben Technikfolgenabschätzung und STS z.B. auch Governance- und Partizipationsforschungen – miteinander in Beziehung bringt.

09 Jul 2008

special journal issue: people plus technology

People plus Technology: New Approaches to Sustainable Mobility Built Environment Volume 34, number 2, 2008 Abstract The recently released special issue of the journal Built Environment on „People plus Technology: New Approaches to Sustainable Mobility“ provides an STS-inspired view on the issue of sustainable mobility. The contributors to this issue interpret mobility as a complex

18 Jun 2008

call for papers: körperwissen

call for papers Internationale und interdisziplinäre Tagung „Körperwissen“ 5./6. März 2009 Universität Koblenz-Landau, Campus Landau (Pfalz) Sektionen Wissenssoziologie und Soziologie des Körpers und des Sports der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Soziologie (DGS) Prof. Dr. Reiner Keller (Universität Koblenz-Landau) Prof. Dr. Michael Meuser (TU Dortmund), Abstract Ob institutionell induzierte Gesundheitspolitiken, individualisierte Optimierungs- und Transformationsprogramme des eigenen Körpers,

17 Jun 2008

between molecules, materiality, and the self: standards in nutritional epidemiology and food cultures

International Workshop BMBF Research Cluster Imagined Europeans 3-4 July 2008 Humboldt-University Berlin, Institute of European Ethnology Abstract This workshop addresses modes of knowledge production, subject constitution and standardization in research on nutrition and food from the molecular to the social-cultural level. It brings together ongoing projects from social anthropology, history, sociology and cultural studies. The

12 Jun 2008

vortrag von wiebe bijker entfällt

Aus gesundheitlichen Gürnden entfällt der Vortrag von Wiebe Bijker (Maastricht) „Studying the Vulnerability of Technological Culture“, der für Dienstag, den 10.06.2008, 16.15 Uhr geplant war. Bei Fragen wenden Sie sich bitte an das MPI für Social Anthropology, Halle

09 Jun 2008

making objectivity in regulatory science: sites and practices

Vortrag Sheila Jasanoff (Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University) June 18, 2008, 6:15 pm Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle Advokatenweg 36, 06114 Halle Main Seminar Room Abstract I start by laying out my cultural argument that the US policy system favors a „view from

30 Mai 2008

studying the vulnerability of technological culture

ENTFÄLLT AUS GESUNDHEITLICHEN GRÜNDEN Vortrag und Diskussion Prof. Dr. ir. Wiebe Bijker (Department of Technology & Society Studies, Maastricht University, NL) June 10, 2008, 4.15 pm MPI for Social Anthropology and Seminar for Social Anthropology, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle Seminar Room, Seminar für Ethnologie, Reichardtstr.11, Halle Abstract Bijker’s research focuses on the relation between technology, society, and

29 Mai 2008

technologies of globalization 2008

interdisciplinary international conference October 30-31, 2008 Darmstadt University of Technology Abstract Graduate School „Topology of Technology“ at Darmstadt University of Technology is organizing an international conference on the spatial dimensions of past and current technologies. Presently (re-)shaping social life as well as economics and science, the effects of globalization are in their turn – and

29 Mai 2008
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