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The (Social) Practices of DIYbio

Dean, G. and Blair, G. and Büscher, M. (2012) The (Social) Practices of DIYbio. In: (DIY)biology: Designing for Open Source Science DIS'12 Workshop, 2012-06-122012-06-12.

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In order to explain how DIYbio knowledge and expertise is developed and shared the use of Practice Theory will help us gain a useful understanding of how working practices are sustained, reproduced and potentially changed. In addition, the development and sharing of thick, evocative, rich descriptions of these practices might contribute to the motivational knowledge of DIYbio practitioners.

Item Type: Contribution to Conference (Paper)
Journal or Publication Title: (DIY)biology: Designing for Open Source Science DIS'12 Workshop
Uncontrolled Keywords: DIYbio ; DIY ; Maker Culture ; Practice Theory ; Skills & Expertise ; Rich Descriptions
Departments: Faculty of Science and Technology > School of Computing & Communications
Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences > Sociology
ID Code: 60547
Deposited By: ep_importer_pure
Deposited On: 07 Dec 2012 11:03
Refereed?: No
Published?: Published
Last Modified: 14 Mar 2018 00:13
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