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ERIC Number: EJ605683
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0306-3127
Scientific Graphs and the Hierarchy of the Sciences.
Smith, Laurence D.; Best, Lisa A.; Stubbs, D. Alan; Johnston, John; Archibald, Andrea Bastiani
Social Studies of Science, v30 n1 p73-94 Feb 2000
Applies Latour's notion of graphism to the hierarchy of sciences. Finds that the use of graphs across seven scientific disciplines correlates almost perfectly with their hardness, and that the same pattern held up across 10 specialty fields in psychology. (Author/CCM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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