FG Technik- und Innovationssoziologie

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The role of scenarios in scripting (the use of) medical technology

Wiggert, Kevin (2021)

Newly developed medical technology, which is supposed to provide information or support decisions, is increasingly systemically opaque and is thus no longer comprehensible for the physician. It becomes more and more unclear to the clinical user and also to the developers themselves what data sources and what information are the fundaments of these technologies and how the technology is computin...

Managing exactness and vagueness in computer science work: Complementary analysis

Pütz, Ole (2021-02)

This text is a collection of excerpts and analyses that expand and complement the analyses in the research article “Managing exactness and vagueness in computer science work: A conceptualization of pro­gramming and analysis of self-repair in meetings”, to be published in Social Studies of Science. Section 1 compares the collective writing of computer code with the collective writing of natural ...

Die multiple Identität der Technik

Lenzen, Kirstin (2020-04-02)

Menschen haben Identitäten – Technik auch! Es handelt sich um narrativ hergestellte symbolische Strukturen, die einfache Artefakte sowie Hochtechnologien von der ersten Entwicklungsidee bis zum praktischen Gebrauch begleiten. Sie sind ebenso wandelbar wie vielfältig und sorgen doch für Kohärenz und Kontinuität. Unter Rückgriff auf die Biographie- und Lebenslaufforschung entwickelt Kirstin Lenz...