Cyborgs and Citadels: Anthropological Interventions in Emerging Sciences and Technologies / Edition 1

Cyborgs and Citadels: Anthropological Interventions in Emerging Sciences and Technologies / Edition 1

by Gary Lee Downey, Donna Haraway, Deborah Heath, David J. Hess
     
 

ISBN-10: 0933452977

ISBN-13: 9780933452978

Pub. Date: 03/01/1998

Publisher: School for Advanced Research Press

Some of the country’s most influential thinkers use anthropological methods and theories to examine the practices and practitioners of contemporary science, technology, and medicine in the United States. The authors explore such questions as how science gains authority to direct truth practices, the boundaries between humans and machines, and how science,

Overview

Some of the country’s most influential thinkers use anthropological methods and theories to examine the practices and practitioners of contemporary science, technology, and medicine in the United States. The authors explore such questions as how science gains authority to direct truth practices, the boundaries between humans and machines, and how science, technology, and medicine contribute to the fashioning of selves.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780933452978
Publisher:
School for Advanced Research Press
Publication date:
03/01/1998
Series:
School for Advanced Research Advanced Seminar Series
Edition description:
1st Edition
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.81(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >