By Susann Wagenknecht
This publication investigates how collaborative clinical perform yields medical wisdom. At a time while such a lot of today’s clinical wisdom is created in learn teams, the writer reconsiders the social personality of technology to deal with the query of even if collaboratively created wisdom may be regarded as collective success, and if that is so, during which experience. Combining philosophical research with qualitative empirical inquiry, this ebook offers a comparative case learn of mono- and interdisciplinary examine teams, supplying perception into the daily perform of scientists. The publication comprises box observations and interviews with scientists to offer an empirically-grounded point of view on much-debated questions pertaining to study teams’ department of work, kin of epistemic dependence and trust.
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