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Sociology of Science
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Frickel, Scott. 2010. “Sociology of Science”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


This course surveys recent developments in the sociological study of science and scientific knowledge. In the first part of the course we will consider the institutional features of science: What is the "scientific community" anyway? How is it organized? Especially in the age of start-up biotech firms and decreasing federal funding of science, what is the...

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