Digital Media Lab Blog

November 7, 2019 Engineering Responsible Infrastructures: a summer school Infrastructures are political. This is a sentence, which will hardly be contested from scholars in science and technology studies or innovation research. Yet, if this is the case, how can we think of infrastructures in terms of responsibility and democratic values? And how can we open them for contestation and democratic discourse? These were the questions we have been tackling in our session at the summer school on HERSS.
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Von: Nikolaus Pöchhacker Tags:  Politics, Data, Values, Methodology, Summer school Kategorien:  Updates, Blog, Science, Events, Research, Methodology
September 15, 2019 Designing development, developing design, and methods of methodological control Did you ever wonder how developers know what their future users want? Well, often they just don’t know and really funny stuff can happen...
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Von: Peter Müller Tags:  Epistemology, Creativity, Methodology, Software, ReDiT, Design Kategorien:  Allgemein, Updates, Blog, Science, Research, Empirical, Methodology, Exchange
August 6, 2019 Following what, when and where to? “A mobilities lens to the human mobility-environmental change nexus” Mobility studies claim to understand the ’social world’ „as a wide array of economic, social and political practices, infrastructures and ideologies that all involve, entail or curtail various kinds of movement“ (Büscher & Urry 2009: 100). This is why researchers should study the travel of people, objects, images or communication, which also put forth a productive discussion on methods and on how to actually research entities on the move. As a seminal paper stated...
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Von: Silvan Pollozek Tags:  Mobility studies, infrastructures, conference Kategorien:  Allgemein, Updates, Blog, Conference Appearances, Science, Research, Conference, Methodology
December 17, 2016 Seeing and Noticing – Video Analysis in Action IV Since 2015, the working group for Video Analysis (Arbeitskreis Videoanalyse) is organizing workshops to discuss and reflect methodologically approaches of video analysis, develop new analytical perspectives and connect young scientists. Just a few weeks ago (04. /05. November) the MCTS hosted the 4th Workshop in Munich.
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Von: Andrea Geipel Tags:  Workshop, Video Analysis, Methodology Kategorien:  Allgemein, Updates, Blog, Events, Research, Methodology