History of science and technology
The history of Science and Technology (HST) is a field of history which examines how humanity's understanding of the natural world (science) and ability to manipulate it (Technology) have changed over...
Philosophers of science
Philosophy of science is a branch of philosophy concerned with the foundations, methods, and implications of science. The central questions of this study concern what qualifies as science, the reliabi...
Susan Star
Susan Leigh Star (1954–2010) was an American sociologist. She specialized in the study of information in modern society; information worlds; information infrastructure; classification and standardizat...
Ali Abdullah Al-Daffa
Ali Abdullah Al-Daffa (Arabic: علي بن عبدالله الدفـّاع‎) was born in 1938 (1358 H) at Unaizah (Al Gassim, Saudi Arabia). He obtained his BSc from the Stephen F. Austin State University in 19...
Paul Leonardi
Paul M. Leonardi (Ph.D. Stanford University) is Assistant Professor of Communication Studies, Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences, and (by courtesy) Management and Organizations at Northwes...
Brian Wynne
Brian Wynne (Born 14 January 1947) is Professor of Science Studies and Research Director of the Centre for the Study of Environmental Change (CSEC) at the University of Lancaster. His education includ...
Martin Campbell-Kelly
Martin Campbell-Kelly is an English computer scientist based at the University of Warwick who has specialised in the history of computing.Campbell-Kelly is professor emeritus in the Department of Comp...
Melvin Kranzberg
Melvin Kranzberg (November 22, 1917 – December 6, 1995) was a professor of history at Case Western Reserve University from 1952 until 1971. He was a Callaway professor of the history of technology at ...
Susan Faye Cannon
Susan Faye Cannon, born Walter Faw Cannon (1925 in Durham, North Carolina – 1981) was an American historian of science.The son of James Cannon III (1892-1960), Dean of Duke University Divinity School,...
Donald Hill
Donald Routledge Hill (1922–1994) was an English engineer and historian of science and technology.Alongside more general works on the history of technology, he wrote works on the history of medieval A...
Sheila Jasanoff
Sheila Jasanoff is an American academic and significant contributor to the field of Science and Technology Studies.
She is Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies at the John F. Ke...
David A. Hounshell
David Allen Hounshell (born 1950) is an American academic, and David M. Roderick Professor of Technology and Social Change in the Department of Social and Decision Sciences, Department of History, and...
Pierre Bourdieu
Pierre Bourdieu ([buʁdjø]; 1 August 1930 – 23 January 2002) was a sociologist, anthropologist, philosopher, and renowned public intellectual.Bourdieu's work was primarily concerned with the dynamics o...
Pierre Bourdieu - Wikipedia
Anthony Beavers
Anthony Beavers (born 8 May 1963) is an American philosopher. As of 2012 he holds the positions of professor of philosophy, director of cognitive science, and director of The Digital Humanities Lab...
John Beatty (philosopher)
John Beatty (born 1951) is a professor in the Department of Philosophy at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, British Columbia. He received his PhD in 1979 in the History and Philosophy o...
Alain Desrosières
Alain Desrosières (1940 – February 2013) was a statistician at the INSEE and a sociologist and historian of science at the EHESS (France), well known for his work in the history of statistics. He...
Ahmad Y. al-Hassan
Ahmad Yousef Al-Hassan (Arabic: أحمد يوسف الحسن‎) (June 25, 1925 - April 28, 2012 ) was Palestinian/Syrian/Canadian historian of Arabic and Islamic science and technology, educated in Jerusa...
Donald Davidson (historian)
Donald C. Davidson is the historian of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the only person to hold such a position on a full-time basis for any motorsports facility in the world. Davidson started his car...
Donald Davidson (historian) - Wikipedia
Max Black
Max Black (24 February 1909 – 27 August 1988) was a British-American philosopher, who was a figure in analytic philosophy in the first half of the twentieth century. He made contributions to the philo...