AP/COMN4505 6.0 A: Debates about Technological Development
Calendar Description / Prerequisite / Co-Requisite
This course investigates some of the texts in the burgeoning study of society and technology that have inspired its major philosophical perspectives and frameworks of research. Six perspectives are surveyed: institutionalism, critical theory, feminism, phenomenology, social constructionism, and actor-network theory. Prerequisites: AP/COMN 2500 6.00 or AP/COMN 2319 6.00. Course credit exclusions: AP/COMN 4305 6.00 (prior to Fall 2012).
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