World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Michael Lynch (ethnomethodologist)

Article Id: WHEBN0025113845
Reproduction Date:

Title: Michael Lynch (ethnomethodologist)  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Society for Social Studies of Science, Harold Garfinkel, Ethnomethodology, October 17
Collection: 1948 Births, American Sociologists, Cornell University Faculty, Living People, Men Sociologists, Year of Birth Missing (Living People)
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Michael Lynch (ethnomethodologist)

Michael Lynch is a professor at the department of Science and Technology Studies at Cornell University.[1] His works are particularly concerned with ethnomethodological approaches in science studies. Much of his research has addressed the role of visual representation in scientific practice. He is currently the editor of Social Studies of Science.[2]

Selection of works by Michael Lynch

  • 1997 Scientific practice and ordinary action: ethnomethodology and social studies of science. Cambridge University Press
  • 1990 Representation in Scientific Practice. (ed) MIT Press
  • 1988 "The externalized retina: Selection and mathematization in the visual documentation of objects in the life sciences" Human Studies Volume 11, Numbers 2-3
  • 1981 "The Work of a Discovering Science Construed with Materials from the Optically Discovered Pulsar." (with Garfinkel and E. Livingston) Philosophy of the Social Sciences 11: 131-158.


  1. ^
  2. ^

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Hawaii eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.