Chapter 4. Culture in Global Knowledge Societies: Knowledge Cultures and Epistemic Cultures

  1. Mark D. Jacobs and
  2. Nancy Weiss Hanrahan
  1. Karin Knorr Cetina

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996744.ch5

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture

How to Cite

Cetina, K. K. (2005) Culture in Global Knowledge Societies: Knowledge Cultures and Epistemic Cultures, in The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture (eds M. D. Jacobs and N. W. Hanrahan), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996744.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631231745

Online ISBN: 9780470996744

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Keywords:

  • global knowledge societies;
  • culture;
  • knowledge cultures;
  • epistemic cultures;
  • macroepistemic

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Culture in Relation to Knowledge

  • What Is an “Epistemic Culture?”

  • Macroepistemics

  • Knowledge Cultures