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Theorizing Science and Medicine
SISP 206
Spring 2012 not offered
Crosslisting: SOC 206

How is scientific knowledge created? This course explores "knowledge production" as a social process and introduces students to the puzzles that animate social studies of science and medicine. Students will consider, for example, how technologies, training, laws, demographics, and work practices affect what we take to be matters of fact. This course sets the groundwork for upper-level courses in SISP.

Essential Capabilities: Interpretation
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS SISP
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None

Last Updated on APR-24-2014
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