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Session 9: Capitalism’s Epistemology

Capitalism can be seen as a cultural way of producing, attributing, and accumulating specific forms of worth, which need not be monetary. What are capitalism’s specific dynamics in knowledge production?

Published onJan 19, 2021
Session 9: Capitalism’s Epistemology
  • Callon, Michel, Latour, Bruno. 1981. “Unscrewing the Big Leviathan. How Actors Macrostructure Reality and How Sociologists Help Them To Do So.” In Advances in Social Theory and Methodology, edited by Knorr, Karin / Cicourel, Aaron, 277–303. London, UK: Routledge.

  • Clark Miller: “Civic Epistemologies: Constituting Knowledge and Order in Political Communities”.

  • Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Dependency and Development in Latin America, J. Timmons Roberts, Amy Bellone Hite and Nitsan Chorev (eds.), The Globalization and Development Reader: Perspectives on Development and Global Change, Blackwell, 2015, pp. 115-125.

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  • Measuring the World, Quercus 2007 (Daniel Kehlmann)

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