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Convergence with the Arts

Miah-Garcia, A 2015, 'Convergence with the Arts' , in: Handbook of Science and Technology Convergence , Springer, pp. 1-10.

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This chapter examines convergence in science and arts by considering two complementary trajectories over the last 25 years. First, it examines the institutional drivers behind convergence, from the perspective of governance and public value within science. Second, it explores convergence around the methodological practices of artists, which speaks to the complex political economy of knowledge generation, symbolic significance, and biomediated resistance. Finally, it considers the impact of convergence on the future of each area and what might be the opportunities and risks of further convergence.

Item Type: Book Section
Schools: Schools > School of Arts & Media > Arts, Media and Communication Research Centre
Schools > School of Environment and Life Sciences
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9783319040332
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Funders: University of Salford
Depositing User: Professor A Miah
Date Deposited: 22 Mar 2016 12:38
Last Modified: 22 Mar 2016 12:38

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