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    The Golem: Uncertainty and Communicating Science. [REVIEW]Professor Trevor Pinch - 2000 - Science and Engineering Ethics 6 (4):511-523.
    This paper elaborates on the Golem metaphor as a way of understanding uncertainty in science. Its implications for the ethics of communicating science are explored.
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    Trevor Pinch;, Frank Trocco. Analog Days: The Invention and Impact of the Moog Synthesizer. Xv+368 Pp., Illus., Discography, Index. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2002. $29.95. [REVIEW]Richard H. Beyler - 2003 - Isis 94 (4):778-779.
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    Trevor Pinch. Confronting Nature. Dordrecht: D. Reidel, 1986. Pp. Xi + 268. ISBN 90-227-2224-2. £34.50, $49.50.Allan Franklin - 1987 - British Journal for the History of Science 20 (2):234-235.
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    Trevor Pinch’s Social Construction of Science and Technology Revisited.David B. Levy - 2019 - Techné: Research in Philosophy and Technology 23 (1):107-114.
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    Trevor Pinch;, Karin Bijsterveld . The Oxford Handbook of Sound Studies. Xiii + 593 Pp., Illus., Index. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. £95. [REVIEW]Volker Smyrek - 2013 - Isis 104 (2):421-422.
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    Harry Collins and Trevor Pinch, The Golem: What Everyone Should Know About Science. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993. Pp. Xii + 164. ISBN 0-521-35601-6. £10.95, $19.95. [REVIEW]Jan Golinski - 1994 - British Journal for the History of Science 27 (4):487-488.
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    Book Reviews : David Gooding, Trevor Pinch, and Simon Schaffer, Eds., The Uses of Experiment: Studies in the Natural Sciences. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1989. Pp. Xvii, 467, 50 (Cloth), 19.50 (Paper. [REVIEW]Joseph Agassi - 1992 - Philosophy of the Social Sciences 22 (2):266-268.
  8. Harry Collins and Trevor Pinch The Golem: What Everyone Should Know About Science. [REVIEW]Thomas Nickles - 1995 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 46 (2):261.
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    Harry Collins and Trevor Pinch, Dr. Golem: How to Think About Medicine. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2005. Pp. 280. ISBN 0-226-11366-3. $25.00, £17.50. [REVIEW]Neil Pemberton - 2007 - British Journal for the History of Science 40 (3):464.
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    Harry Collins;, Trevor Pinch. Dr. Golem: How to Think About Medicine. Xii + 246 Pp., Figs., Bibl., Index. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005. $25. [REVIEW]Sergio Sismondo - 2006 - Isis 97 (4):807-808.
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    Review of The Uses of Experiment: Studies in the Natural Sciences by David Gooding; Trevor Pinch; Simon Schaffer Experiment, Right or Wrong by Allan Franklin.Ian Hacking - 1992 - Philosophy of Science 59 (4):705-708.
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    Theory Testing in Science—the Case of Solar Neutrinos: Do Crucial Experiments Test Theories or Theorists?Trevor Pinch - 1985 - Philosophy of the Social Sciences 15 (2):167-187.
  13. Technology and Institutions: Living in a Material World. [REVIEW]Trevor Pinch - 2008 - Theory and Society 37 (5):461-483.
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    "Testing - One, Two, Three... Testing!": Toward a Sociology of Testing.Trevor Pinch - 1993 - Science, Technology and Human Values 18 (1):25-41.
    This article explores testing as research site in the sociology of technology. A fully generalizable analysis is offered of testing in terms of a notion of projection. Prospective, current, and retrospective testing are identified The article is illustrated with examples of testing a clinical budgeting system in the United Kingdom National Health Service and the testing of the O-rings on the space shuttle Challenger. Lastly, the theme of "testing the user" is developed Some comments are offered on the pervasiveness of (...)
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    Some Suggestions From Sociology of Science to Advance the Psi Debate.Trevor Pinch - 1987 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 10 (4):603.
  16. "The Uses of Experiment: Studies in the Natural Sciences", Edited by David Gooding, Trevor Pinch, and Simon Schaffer. [REVIEW]Joseph Agassi - 1992 - Philosophy of the Social Sciences 22 (2):266.
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    The Uses of Experiment: Studies in the Natural Sciences by David Gooding; Trevor Pinch; Simon Schaffer. [REVIEW]Peter Dear - 1991 - Isis 82:102-103.
  18. The Uses of Experiment: Studies in the Natural Sciences. David Gooding, Trevor Pinch, Simon Schaffer.Peter Dear - 1991 - Isis 82 (1):102-103.
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    Technology and SocietyThe Social Construction of Technological Systems: New Directions in the Sociology and History of Technology. Wiebe E. Bijker, Thomas P. Hughes, Trevor Pinch[REVIEW]Susan J. Douglas - 1990 - Isis 81 (1):80-83.
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    The Golem: What Everyone Should Know About Science. Harry Collins, Trevor Pinch.David Hull - 1995 - Philosophy of Science 62 (3):487-488.
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    Constructing Contextual Webs - Changing Order: Replication and Induction in Scientific Practice H. M. Collins; Confronting Nature: The Sociology of Solar-Neutrino Detection Trevor Pinch.John A. Schuster - 1989 - Isis 80 (3):493-496.
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    The Golem: Uncertainty and Communicating Science.Trevor Pinch - 2000 - Science and Engineering Ethics 6 (4):511-523.
    This paper elaborates on the Golem metaphor as a way of understanding uncertainty in science. Its implications for the ethics of communicating science are explored.
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  23. The Uses of Experiment: Studies in the Natural Sciences.David Gooding, Trevor Pinch & Simon Schaffer - 1989 - Cambridge University Press.
    Contributors; Preface; Introduction; Part I. Instruments in Experiments: 1. Scientific instruments: models of brass and aids to discovery; 2. Glass works: Newton’s prisms and the uses of experiment; 3. A viol of water or a wedge of glass; Part II. Experiment and Argument: 4. Galileo’s experimental discourse; 5. Fresnel, Poisson and the white spot: the role of successful predictions in the acceptance of scientific theories; 6. The rhetoric of experiment; Part III. Representing and Realising: 7. ’Magnetic curves’ and the magnetic (...)
     
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    The Sociology of the Scientific Community.Trevor Pinch - 1990 - In R. C. Olby, G. N. Cantor, J. R. R. Christie & M. J. S. Hodge (eds.), Companion to the History of Modern Science. Routledge. pp. 87--97.
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    Managing Prospect Affiliation and Rapport in Real-Life Sales Encounters.Trevor Pinch, Paul Drew & Colin Clark - 2003 - Discourse Studies 5 (1):5-31.
    A B S T R A C T Detailed examination of audio recordings of business-to-business `field-sales' encounters are used to report one way in which salespeople elicit verbal expressions of affiliation from their prospective customers — by reciprocating second assessments which affiliate with, trade off and build on prospects' own assessments. This article outlines the prototypical features of these junctures of assessment-affiliation and describes how salespeople can mobilize such assessments to build extended sequences of `rapport' that take the form of (...)
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    Comment on “Nudges and Cultural Variance”.Trevor Pinch - 2010 - Knowledge, Technology & Policy 23 (3):487-490.
    In this brief commentary, I suggest Selinger and Whyte are essentially correct in their criticism of the Nudge approach advocated by Thaler and Sunstein. I use some examples from road behavior and traffic planning to amplify the criticism that the simple behavioral economics approach fails to take account of the embedding of humans and technology in the wider social and cultural context.
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  27. The Construction of the Paranormal: Nothing Unscientific is Happening.Harry M. Collins & Trevor J. Pinch - 1979 - In Roy Wallis (ed.), On the Margins of Science: The Social Construction of Rejected Knowledge. University of Keele. pp. 27--237.
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    Old Habits Die Hard: Retrieving Practices From Social Theory.Trevor Pinch - 1997 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 28 (1):203-208.
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    The Social Construction of Technological Systems: New Directions in Sociology and History of Technology (25th Anniversary Edition with New Preface).Wiebe E. Bijker, Thomas P. Hughes & Trevor Pinch (eds.) - 1987 - MIT Press.
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    The Neglect of Experiment. [REVIEW]Trevor Pinch - 1988 - British Journal for the History of Science 21 (1):122-123.
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    Paradigm Lost? A Review Symposium.Martin Klein, Abner Shimony & Trevor Pinch - 1979 - Isis 70:429-440.
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    Allan Franklin. The Neglect of Experiment. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1986. Pp. Xii + 290. ISBN 0-521-32016-X. £30.00. [REVIEW]Trevor Pinch - 1988 - British Journal for the History of Science 21 (1):122-123.
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    Andrew Pickering;, Keith Guzik . The Mangle in Practice: Science, Society, and Becoming. Xiv + 306 Pp., Illus. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2008. $23.95. [REVIEW]Trevor Pinch - 2010 - Isis 101 (2):460-462.
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    Belief and Resistance: Dynamics of Contemporary Intellectual Controversy by Barbara Herrnstein Smith. [REVIEW]Trevor Pinch - 1998 - Isis 89:581-583.
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    Belief and Resistance: Dynamics of Contemporary Intellectual Controversy. Barbara Herrnstein Smith.Trevor Pinch - 1998 - Isis 89 (3):581-583.
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  36. Book Review: The Science Studies Reader. [REVIEW]Trevor Pinch - 2002 - Science, Technology, and Human Values 27 (2):313-315.
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    Comment: All Pumped Up About the Sociology of Scientific Knowledge.Trevor Pinch - 2017 - Isis 108 (1):127-129.
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    Explorations in Islamic Science by Ziauddin Sardar. [REVIEW]Trevor Pinch - 1991 - Isis 82:558-559.
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    Explorations in Islamic ScienceZiauddin Sardar.Trevor Pinch - 1991 - Isis 82 (3):558-559.
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    From Technology Studies to Sound Studies.Trevor Pinch - 2019 - Epistemology and Philosophy of Science 56 (3):123-137.
    In this paper I put in dialogue two areas of scholarship: Technology Studies and Sound Studies. Within Technology Studies I discuss the influential social construction of technology approach and illustrate it with the history of the moog electronic music synthesizer, the first commercial music synthesizer. I stress the role of standardization of keyboards and the key role played by users in the development of this technology. I examine certain iconic sounds that the moog synthesizer produces and discuss the stabilization of (...)
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    How Institutions Think by Mary Douglas. [REVIEW]Trevor Pinch - 1988 - Isis 79:314-315.
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    How Institutions Think. Mary Douglas.Trevor Pinch - 1988 - Isis 79 (2):314-315.
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    Hillel Schwartz. Making Noise: From Babel to the Big Bang and Beyond. 912 Pp., Illus., Bibl., Index. New York: Zone Books, 2011. $38. [REVIEW]Trevor Pinch - 2013 - Isis 104 (4):830-831.
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    Immanuel Velikovsky and the Return of the Fringe: Michael D. Gordin: The Pseudoscience Wars: Immanuel Velikovsky and the Birth of the Modern Fringe. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2012, 304pp, $29.00 HB, $17.50 PB.Trevor Pinch - 2014 - Metascience 23 (3):525-529.
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    J. A. Schuster & R. R. Yeo . The Politics and Rhetoric of Scientific Method. Dordrecht: Reidel, 1986. Pp. Xxxix + 305. ISBN 90-277-2152-1. £42.45. [REVIEW]Trevor Pinch - 1987 - British Journal for the History of Science 20 (3):356-357.
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    Lewis Pyenson. The Young Einstein: The Advent of Relativity. Bristol and Boston: Adam Hilger, 1985. Pp. Xiv + 246. ISBN 0-85274-779-9. £19.95, $28.00. [REVIEW]Trevor Pinch - 1987 - British Journal for the History of Science 20 (1):89-91.
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    Making Noise: From Babel to the Big Bang and Beyond. [REVIEW]Trevor Pinch - 2013 - Isis 104:830-831.
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    Pulling Apart the Quantum’s Entanglement with the Counter Culture: How Fysiks Became Physics: David Kaiser: How the Hippies Saved Physics: Science, Counterculture, and the Quantum Revival. New York and London: Norton, 2011, 372pp, $17.95 PB, $26.95 HB. [REVIEW]Trevor Pinch - 2012 - Metascience 21 (3):601-606.
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    Psychical Research: A Guide to Its History, Principles, and Practices by I. Grattan-Guinness. [REVIEW]Trevor Pinch - 1983 - Isis 74:439-439.
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    Psychical Research: A Guide to Its History, Principles, and Practices. I. Grattan-Guinness.Trevor Pinch - 1983 - Isis 74 (3):439-439.
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