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    Clive Lawson (2008). An Ontology of Technology. Techne 12 (1):48-64.
    Ontology tends to be held in deep suspicion by many currently engaged in the study of technology. The aim of this paper is to suggest an ontology of technology that will be both acceptable to ontology’s critics and useful for those engaged with technology. By drawing upon recent developments in social ontology and extending these into the technological realm it is possible to sustain a conception of technology that is not only irreducibly social but able to give due weight to (...)
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    Clive Lawson (2010). Technology and the Extension of Human Capabilities. Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour 40 (2):207-223.
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    Clive Lawson, John Latsis & Nuno Martins (eds.) (2007). Contributions to Social Ontology. Routledge.
    This book will be of great interest to students and researchers alike across the social sciences and particularly in philosophy, economics and sociology.
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    Clive Lawson (2007). Technology, Technological Determinism, and the Transformational Model of Technical Activity. In Clive Lawson, John Latsis & Nuno Martins (eds.), Contributions to Social Ontology. Routledge 32--49.
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  5. Clive Lawson, John Latsis & Nuno Martins (2007). Introduction: Ontology, Philosophy, and the Social Sciences. In Clive Lawson, John Latsis & Nuno Martins (eds.), Contributions to Social Ontology. Routledge 1--14.
  6. Clive Lawson (2008). An Ontology of Technology. Techné: Research in Philosophy and Technology 12 (1):48-64.
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  7. Clive Lawson, John Spiro Latsis & Nuno Miguel Ornelas Martins (eds.) (2007). Contributions to Social Ontology. Routledge.
    Recent years have seen a dramatic re-emergence of interest in ontology. From philosophy and social sciences to artificial intelligence and computer science, ontology is gaining interdisciplinary influence as a popular tool for applied research. _Contributions to Social Ontology _focuses specifically on these developments within the social sciences. The contributions reveal that this revived interest in social ontology involves far more than an unquestioning acceptance or application of the concepts and methods of academic philosophers. Instead as ontology permeates so many new (...)
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