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1ENVIRONMENT AND SOCIETY SOCIOLOGY 452/452L FALL 2009 Technoscience paper 20% of final grade for the technoscience paper, i want you to continue exploring the environmental issue you looked at in your media journals . . . in the technoscience paper, i want you to explore the scientific and technological dimensions of the issue . . . i want you to focus your paper on the social dimensions of the science and technology of the issue . . . what kinds of science are involved in the issue . . . where does this science come from . . . how is it organized and supported . . .
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Unformatted text preview: are there scientific conflicts about the issue . . . how are the conflicting sciences mobilized . . . what are the processes whereby the conflict is conducted, and (perhaps) resolved . . . is reconstructive science (merchant) involved in any way . . . do the roles of science in this issue support an order theory approach, or a conflict theory approach, or an ecological theory approach . . . 10-12 pages 21 October – Environmental science paper outline and bibliography due 16 November – Environmental science paper due...
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This note was uploaded on 12/14/2009 for the course SOC 452 taught by Professor Harris during the Spring '09 term at Michigan State University.

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