SOC 357 (SA) Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit
Sociology of Technology
Sample reading list:
Langdon Winner, Do Artifacts Have Politics?
Trevor Pinch and Wiebe Bijker, The Social Construction of Facts and Artifacts
Bruno Latour, Where are the Missing Masses?
Susan Leigh Star, The Ethnography of Infrastructure
Steve Woolgar, Configuring the User
Tarleton Gillespie, Wired Shut: Copyright and the Shape of Digital Culture
Approximately 100 pages of reading per week; weekly reading responses; a research paper topic proposal; and a final research paper.
Mid Term Exam - 15%
Paper in lieu of Final - 30%
Papers - 15%
Oral Presentation(s) - 10%
Class/Precept Participation - 15%
Other (See Instructor) - 15%
Open to Juniors and Seniors Only.
Appropriate for Sociology, History of Science, and/or Engineering students.
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