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CFP Feminism and Social Media Research – Sunday, Feb 16

CSCW has begun to publish feminist studies and to host panels that specifically address feminist issues such as gender in peer production Building on these renewed interests on gender and social computing, we present a workshop on feminist approaches to

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The scientific method of abstraction is very efficient and powerful, but we have to pay a price for it. As we define our system of concepts more precisely, as we streamline it and make the connections more and more rigorous,

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A digital universe […] consists of two species of bits: differences in spaces, and differences in time. Digital computers translate between these two forms of information – structure and sequence – according to definite rules. Bits that are embodied as

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the natural history of paradise is none too encouraging as a precedent. Apparently it was an excellent place for one person, but it was fatal even for two. Felix Frankfurter to Frank Aydelotte, December 16, 1993. Letter quoted in George

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Interdisciplinarity according to HASTAC: “collaboration by difference”

Interdisciplinarity according to HASTAC: “collaboration by difference” Collaboration by difference  : The reason we began as a collaboratory across the sciences, humanities, arts, and social sciences is we were all committed to the idea that, if you really want innovation,

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