SOCY 2701 Sociology of Science and Technology

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as SOC 77.1.
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3 hours; 3 credits

Culture of science. Development of scientific ideas. Social context for scientific work. Institutionalization of science. Scientific communications. Resistance and receptivity to science. Science and social change.

Cultures of science and engineering. Development of scientific ideas. Social context for scientific work and technological innovation. Institutional influences on scientific research agendas and technological development trajectories. Scientific communications. Resistance and receptivity to science and technology. Science, technology and social change.

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