AI and Society 15 (3):200-215 (2001)

This paper points out the need for an analytical and ontological reorientation of the field of computer-supported cooperative work (CSCW). It is argued that even though this field is heterogeneous it is marred by general problems of conceptualising the co-constitutive relations between humans and technologies. This is demonstrated through readings of several recent CSCW analyses. It is then suggested that a conceptual improvement can be facilitated by paying attention to newer scientific studies, here exemplified by Pickering, Haraway and Latour
Keywords CSCW  Ontology  Normativity  Performativity  Representation  Science and technology studies
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DOI 10.1007/BF01208705
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