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Sorting Things Out Classification and Its Conseuences

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Bowker Characters Sorting Things Out Classification and Its Conseuences A revealing and surprising look at how classification systems can shape both worldviews and social interactionsWhat do a seventeenth century mortality table whose causes of death include fainted in a bath frighted and itch; the identification of South Africans during apartheid as European Asian colored or black; and the separation of machine from hand washables have in common All are examples of classification the scaffolding of information infrastructuresIn Sorting Things Out Geoffrey C Bowker and Susan Leigh Star explore the role of categories and standards in shaping the modern world In a clear and lively s Assigning things people or their actions to categories is a ubiuitous part of work in the modern bureaucratic world Categories in this sense arise from work and from other kinds of organized activity including the conflicts over meaning that occur when multiple groups fight over the nature of a classification systems and its categoriesThe authors focus on classification of diseases for much of the book also touching on race work practices and boundaries within and surrounding classification schemes Underneath that is an exploration of the technology bureaucracy archives daily and historical practices that determine classification systems and are determined by classification systems You want access to the birth control pill in 20th century Spain Better hope your doctor will classify you as hypotensive because prophylactics were illegal but hypotensive medication a side use of the pill is a ok You want money to research the tropical diseases that are killing your neighbors Sorry Western researchers aren t interested so that s not listed as a category in the ICD which means you don t get grant funding Visiting apartheid South Africa as an African American woman Hope you don t need to use the airport restroom because there isn t one available to people in your categoryIt s like they took Kafka s The Trial and split the structure open to have a look inside the spoken the unspoken the visible the forgotten everything that makes up the thousands of little rules we live by fight against work around create anew It is no surprise a little dense in places but totally worth the effort And now that the idea of borderlands is fresh in my memory I think it s time for me to check out Gloria Anzalduathe sciences are very good at what they do the task of the philosopher is to keep open and explore the spaces that otherwise would be left dark and unvisited because of their very success since new forms of knowledge might arise out of these spaces The Story Within classification systems Küsse niemals einen Filmstar Liebe nach Drehschluss 2 can shape both worldviews and social interactionsWhat do a seventeenth Bloody Bones century mortality table whose The Father Christmas Letters causes of death include fainted in a bath frighted and itch; 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Characters Û Sorting Things Out Classification and Its Conseuences 102 Download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¾ Geoffrey C. Bowker Characters Sorting Things Out Classification and Its Conseuences Tyle they investigate a variety of classification systems including the International Classification of Diseases the Nursing Interventions Classification race classification under apartheid in South Africa and the classification of viruses and of tuberculosisThe authors emphasize the role of invisibility in the process by which classification orders human interaction They examine how categories are made and kept invisible and how people can change this invisibility when necessary They also explore systems of classification as part of the built information environment Much as an urban historian would review hig The book was very interesting but hard to read It is very much an academic work which reads like other social science journal publications Indeed some sections follow articles the authors have published very closely A discipline has its own language that s fine but be aware what you get into The content and the ideas are fascinating as classification is explored based on several cases around health race and profession The authors develop concepts to make sense of the discussions and developments of classifications It thus can be an eye opener particularly if one works in a field where classifications standards and regulations play an important role and there are many


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    [Sorting Things Out Classification and Its Conseuences] New µ Geoffrey C. Bowker Geoffrey C. Bowker ¾ 2 Read This book is critical reading for anyone involved in any type of standardization classification or data modeling work We are moving toward a world where systems are inter connected than ever and it is classifications and standards that form the infrastructure for these systems Classifications are ubiuitous in the world around us and tend to implicitly shape the way we view our worldKey points that this book expands on in detail include Clas

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    [Sorting Things Out Classification and Its Conseuences] New µ Geoffrey C. Bowker Assigning things people or their actions to categories is a ubiuitous part of work in the modern bureaucratic world Categories in this sense arise from work and from other kinds of organized activity including the conflicts over meaning that occur when multiple groups fight over the nature of a classification systems and its categoriesThe a

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    Download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¾ Geoffrey C. Bowker [Sorting Things Out Classification and Its Conseuences] New µ Geoffrey C. Bowker In Sorting Things Out Geoffrey Bowker and Susan Leigh Star make information infrastructure exciting They set out to answer what goes into making things seem effortless who does this work and what happens to the cases that do not fit First they introduce us to their terminology defining classification as “a set of boxes into whi

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    [Sorting Things Out Classification and Its Conseuences] New µ Geoffrey C. Bowker This was a truly eye opening read One does not think that you are going to be finding a particularly engaging read when it comes to classification and at some points it honestly isn't But Bowker and Star do address the fact that their method at bottom is one that can be at time down right boring The book picks u

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    Characters Sorting Things Out Classification and Its Conseuences [Sorting Things Out Classification and Its Conseuences] New µ Geoffrey C. Bowker Great book Read it as part of book club course called New Perspectives on Organizing at UC Berkeley School of Information Really important considerations about embedded values in infrastructure time as a constraint on organizing systems and offers many important examples of how information systems and classification causes either

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    [Sorting Things Out Classification and Its Conseuences] New µ Geoffrey C. Bowker Download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¾ Geoffrey C. Bowker Geoffrey C. Bowker ¾ 2 Read So I am fascinated with how brains sort and distinguishwell anything This book went a bit beyond the single brain but into ways multiple humans

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    [Sorting Things Out Classification and Its Conseuences] New µ Geoffrey C. Bowker A partial history of ticking boxes and pigeon holing people and phenomena Half of this book deals with the constantly changing and ever complicated medical and nursing classifications This helps explain why people who have been diagnosed as terminally ill can be re classified as 'fit for work' by social services Tells how classification of early AIDS sufferers was tailored to suit insurers and politicians The second ha

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  • Paperback
  • 392
  • Sorting Things Out Classification and Its Conseuences
  • Geoffrey C. Bowker
  • English
  • 08 March 2020
  • 9780262522953