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4S 2018 Poster: Helen Verran

This poster was created as part of STS at Deakin University, an STS Across Borders gallery collection at the 4S 2018 annual meeting in Sydney, Australia. All posters in the STS at Deakin University poster series can be found ...Read more

Knowledge Making Curricula and Course Materials

These teaching materials were developed for the course 'Science in Culture' at Deakin University. They were published between 1985-1990. The course team included Barry Butcher, David Wade Chambers, Struan Jacobs, Jack McCullock, David Turnbull and Penny Williams. There are four courses included...Read more

4S 2018 Poster: David Wade Chambers

This poster was created as part of STS at Deakin University, an STS Across Borders gallery collection at the 4S 2018 annual meeting in Sydney, Australia. All posters in the STS at Deakin University poster series can be found ...Read more

The Politics of Knowing and Being Known

In this 1990 essay, Helen Verran discusses the ways in which the Yolngu people of northern Austrtalia 'are engaging in the politics of knowing and being known in a systematic endeavour to halt and to reverse the impulse for domination of European-dervied Australia' (Verran, 1990: 127). Read more

Remembering the spread of Western science

Article by Professor Warwick Anderson on scientific knowledge production, circulation and globalization, published 2018. Includes the role of Deakin STS scholars in revising notions of how knowledge moves.

ABSTRACT: In the fifty years since publication of George Basalla’s ‘The Spread of...Read more

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