SOC442 SOCIOLOGY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
|METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week):||3(3-0)|
|Language of Instruction:||English|
|Level of Study:||Undergraduate|
|Course Coordinator:||Prof.Dr. BAHATTİN AKŞİT|
|Offered Semester:||Fall or Spring Semesters.|
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Course ContentAn overview of the cognitive framework and technological basis of modern scientific knowledge in historical perspective; the development of the sociology of science as a distinct area of research; science as a determinate form of knowledge; science as social relations, science as a production process; the institutional and social context of scientific activity; inner hierarchy and social stratification in science. Enframing of techno-science in the Information age.
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