By Sergio Sismondo
- Distinctive in its cognizance to either the underlying philosophical and sociological features of technology and technology
- Explores middle subject matters comparable to realism and social building, discourse and rhetoric, objectivity, and the general public knowing of science
- Includes a number of empirical stories and illustrative examples to explain the subjects discussed
- Now contains new fabric on political economies of clinical and technological wisdom, and democratizing technical decisions
- Other beneficial properties of the recent variation comprise stronger clarity, up-to-date references, bankruptcy reorganization, and extra fabric on drugs and technology
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