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The mangle of practice : time, agency, and science

Author: Andrew Pickering
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©1995.
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This text offers an understanding of the nature of scientific, mathematical and engineering practice, and the production of scientific knowledge. The author presents an approach to the unpredictable  Read more...

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Pickering, Andrew, 1948-
Mangle of practice.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©1995
(OCoLC)699510964
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Pickering
ISBN: 0226668029 9780226668024 0226668037 9780226668031
OCLC Number: 31740250
Description: 281 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. The Mangle of Practice --
2. Machines: Building the Bubble Chamber --
3. Facts: The Hunting of the Quark --
4. Concepts: Constructing Quaternions --
5. Technology: Numerically Controlled Machine Tools --
6. Living in the Material World --
7. Through the Mangle.
Responsibility: Andrew Pickering.
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