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The Resurgence of Community in Economic Thought and Practice

Ash Amin and Joanne Roberts

in Community, Economic Creativity, and Organization

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199545490
eISBN:
9780191720093
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199545490.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Knowledge Management

The chapter frames the book by examining the relationship between community, economic creativity, and knowledge capitalism, focusing especially on why a new discourse of organization by community has ... More


Situational rationality

Barbara Townley

in Reason's Neglect: Rationality and Organizing

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199298358
eISBN:
9780191700880
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199298358.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

A situational rationality takes issue with the temporal dimension of rational action, the assumption that behaviour is foresightful and that rationality occurs in advance of action. A situational ... More


Stretching Situated Knowledge

Milja Kurki

in International Relations in a Relational Universe

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198850885
eISBN:
9780191885723
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198850885.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter, first of three to develop relational cosmology in conversation with critical social theory and IR theory, argues that at the heart of relational cosmology lies a commitment to situated ... More


Mapping Israel, Mapping Palestine: How Occupied Landscapes Shape Scientific Knowledge

Jess Bier

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780262036153
eISBN:
9780262339957
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036153.001.0001
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Cartography

Mapping Israel, Mapping Palestine is an analysis of the ways that segregated landscapes have shaped digital cartography in Jerusalem and the West Bank since 1967. Extending work on how technology is ... More


Introduction: Voice, Voicetracks, New Materialism

Norie Neumark

in Voicetracks: Attuning to Voice in Media and the Arts

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780262036139
eISBN:
9780262339834
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036139.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This chapter establishes the theoretical underpinnings of the book, introducing theories of voice, new materialism, posthumanism, carnal and situated knowledge, and affect. It discusses the unusual ... More


Voicetracks: Attuning to Voice in Media and the Arts

Norie Neumark

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780262036139
eISBN:
9780262339834
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036139.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

Moved by Aboriginal or Indigenous understandings of tracks, Norie Neumark’s Voicetracks seeks to deepen understandings of voice through listening to a variety of media and contemporary art works from ... More


Validating Segregated Observers: Mapping West Bank Settlements from Without and Within

Jess Bier

in Mapping Israel, Mapping Palestine: How Occupied Landscapes Shape Scientific Knowledge

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780262036153
eISBN:
9780262339957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036153.003.0005
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Cartography

Chapter 5, “Validating Segregated Observers”, explores the intricate ways that the Israeli occupation shapes empirical observations. Through a critique of feminist standpoint theory and Donna ... More


Grounded Design: A Research Paradigm in Practice-Based Computing

Gunnar Stevens, Markus Rohde, Matthias Korn, and Volker Wulf

in Socio-Informatics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198733249
eISBN:
9780191797736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198733249.003.0002
Subject:
Mathematics, Computational Mathematics / Optimization

This chapter presents grounded design as a suggestion for a praxeological turn in the field of computing. It argues that, given the high societal relevance of computing to all aspects of life, the ... More


Dealing with tensions: the expertise of boundary spanners in facilitating community initiatives

Ward Rauws and Martine de Jong

in Planning and Knowledge: How New Forms of Technocracy Are Shaping Contemporary Cities

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447345244
eISBN:
9781447345633
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345244.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter investigates the tension between bureaucratic expertise and situated knowledge in the context of social innovation. It addresses the frictions that emerge internally in public ... More


Situated Knowledge and Common Enemies: Therapy for the Science Wars

Michael Lynch

in The One Culture?: A Conversation about Science

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226467221
eISBN:
9780226467245
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226467245.003.0019
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

One of the prominent tendencies in the constructionist studies of science is a resolute insistence that science is work. Like other forms of work, scientific practice is viewed as an embodied and ... More


Perspectives on play research: the practice-theory-research entanglement

Wendy Russell, Stuart Lester, and Hilary Smith

in Practice-based Research in Children's Play

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781447330035
eISBN:
9781447330080
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447330035.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Methodology and Statistics

This introductory chapter explores the entanglements of theory research and practice. Research questions and methods delimit what can be known, highlighting how knowledge production is a political ... More


“African Solutions for African Problems”

Anne Pollock

in Synthesizing Hope: Matter, Knowledge, and Place in South African Drug Discovery

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226629049
eISBN:
9780226629216
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226629216.003.0005
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter turns to the hopes that the bench scientists at iThemba had of participating in global science, not just as providers of raw materials or recipients of end products but as participants ... More


Introduction: Trafficking In Human Possibilities

Molly Andrews

in Narrative Imagination and Everyday Life

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199812394
eISBN:
9780199388554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199812394.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology

The book opens with a discussion of why imagination is so central to narrative and why narrative is such a vital component of imagination. What is the role of imagination in helping us to ‘see ... More


Concluding the Book, Continuing the Journey

Lotika Singha

in Work, Labour and Cleaning: The Social Contexts of Outsourcing Housework

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781529201468
eISBN:
9781529201505
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201468.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

The final chapterreflects on the situatedness of the knowledge presented in this book and its relevance to the existing literature and the angst around outsourced cleaning. The implications of the ... More


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