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Dreamscapes of Modernity: Sociotechnical Imaginaries and the Fabrication of Power

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"Dreamscapes of Modernity" introduces and develops the concept of "sociotechnical imaginaries," demonstrating how it helps explain the divergent ways in which states and societies conceptualize futures achievable through and supportive of advances in science and technology. The book s case studieswhich range over health security, Apartheid, rice biotechnology, Indonesian activism, and moreillustrate how different imaginations of social life and order are created in concert with imaginations of the goals, priorities, ...

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Dreamscapes of Modernity: Sociotechnical Imaginaries and the Fabrication of Power
2015, University of Chicago Press

ISBN-13: 9780226276526

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Dreamscapes of Modernity: Sociotechnical Imaginaries and the Fabrication of Power
2015, University of Chicago Press

ISBN-13: 9780226276496

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