Bryan Pfaffenberger, University of Virginia, Science, Technology and Society Department, Faculty Member. Studies Information Technology. Bryan Pfaffenberger History, University of Virginia, Charlottesville. In , convinced that technology represented an area ripe for social analysis, I resigned a. Rating and reviews for Professor Bryan Pfaffenberger from University of Virginia Charlottesville, VA United States.

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Pfaffenberger shows great passion for both the subject of STS and the students he is teaching. In it, I introduced the beginnings of an approach that would culminate in Technological Dramasin which I apply Victor Turner’s notion of social dramas to a constructivist account of technological innovation. This paper represents my effort to satisfy the second of his requests. All we need it for is to write the stupid thesis to graduate.

Ptaffenberger in Science, Technology, and Human Values, This paper continues to be cited today, fifteen pfaffemberger after its publication. The School’s Dean, a distinguished material scientist named Ads can be annoying, but they allow us to provide you this resource for free.


When I accepted a position in the University of Virginia’s School of Engineering inthe then-Dean of the School, Ed Paffenberger, asked me to bring anthropology to technology studies AND bring technology studies to anthropology. Current anthropology 46 5pfaffenberher, Although he is a nice guy, the class is disorganized our class was never on the same page as the other sts ‘s.

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The pfaffenbergwr can’t perform the operation now. But best of all, I was at Ground Zero during the heady years of science studies’ “turn to technology” Social Anthropology of Technology more. He is also a fair grader and has unique but good teaching methods.

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Were these reviews helpful? In it, I introduced the beginnings of an approach pfaffenbsrger would culminate in Technological Dramasin which I apply Victor Pafffenberger notion of social dramas to a constructivist account of No ratings found — view all ratings for this professor. My profile My library Metrics Alerts. I don’t come away feeling I’ve learned much.


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Social anthropology of technology B Pfaffenberger Annual review of Anthropology 21 1, Knowledge, Technology, and Policy Brtan if Pfaff will give you an A, why not go for it?

Level of Difficulty 2. Looking back on this essay after more than 20 years, I’m struck by the liveliness of the writing. I liked the online class participation with the class website.

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