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Design et esthétique dans les pratiques de la science

Abstract : This work questions from an anthropological and semiotic point of view the construction of scientific knowledge by graphic expression. In general, it studies a panorama of both historical examples of the visual culture of science, and contemporary research practices, including the importance of observation and displays in the construction of images, in manufacturing, dissemination of science, in terms of assumptions, methods, theories and styles of thought. As contemporary science is characterized by its very « visual » presence in society, we believe that design and imagery-related technologies are in the heart of aesthetic relationships inherent in any research process. To understand how the status of objects - in their materiality and their agency - is beyond the status of objectivity in knowledge production, we try to recapture it as a symbolic construction, particularly embodied by the research design.
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Anne-Lyse Renon. Design et esthétique dans les pratiques de la science. Histoire, Philosophie et Sociologie des sciences. Ecole des hautes études en sciences sociales, Paris, 2016. Français. ⟨tel-01802325⟩



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