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Memory Practices in the Sciences (Inside Technology)

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Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science: General Issues,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • History,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Science / History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10237953M
    ISBN 100262524899
    ISBN 109780262524896

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Memory Practices in the Sciences (Inside Technology) by Geoffrey C. Bowker Download PDF EPUB FB2

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By Geoffrey C. Bowker (Cambridge, Mass., MIT Press, ) pp. $ Bowker has written an ambitious and intriguing book—in his words, “a reading of the ways in which information technology in all its forms has become imbricated in the nature and production of knowledge over the past two hundred years Memory Practices in the Sciences book Gregory John Downey.

Memory, not only in the sciences, is Geoffrey C. Bowker's touchstone in his far-ranging consideration of memory practices of the past two hundred years. Memory requires classifications—slots into which things to be memorized can be put for storage, whether in an individual mind, a shared cultural archive, or an electronic database.

At a time when memory is so cheap and its recording is so protean, Bowker reminds us of the centrality of what and how we choose to forget. In Memory Practices in the Sciences he looks at three "memory epochs" of the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries and their particular reconstructions and reconfigurations of scientific knowledge.5/5(1).

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Yet by examining memory practices and drawing on Memory Practices in the Sciences book from early modern England, France, Germany, Ireland, Hungary, the Low Countries and Ukraine, the case studies in this volume highlight the extent to which early modern memory was already a multimedia affair, with many political uses, and affecting stakeholders at all levels of by: 6.

Memory Practices in the Sciences book book represents contributions from a wide spectrum of the social sciences, all seeking to show how our information can assist other disciplines concerned with understanding changes taking place in the natural and social environments of communities and regions.

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Geoffrey C. Bowker, Regis and Dianne McKenna Professor and Executive Director of the Center for Science, Technology, and Society at Santa Clara University, discusses his book, Memory Practices in the Sciences, winner of the Ludwig Fleck Prize of the Society for Social Studies and Science, and named the “Best Information Book of memory, in psychology, the storing of learned information, and the ability to recall that which has been stored.

It has been hypothesized that three processes occur in remembering: perception and registering of a stimulus; temporary maintenance of the perception, or short-term memory; and lasting storage of the perception, or long-term memory.

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Emotion, Affective Practices, and the Past in the Presentis a response to debates in the humanities and social sciences about the use of timely and unique book explores the ways emotion is embroiled and used in contemporary engagements with the past, particularly in contexts such as heritage sites, museums, commemorations, political rhetoric and ideology, debates over issues of Cited by: 8.

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Bowker’s research interests include cyberscholarship, cyberinfrastructure for the sciences, critical reading of databases, classification and its consequences, science and technology studies, memory practices, and the history of information practices.

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