The Society for Social Studies of Science (4S)


4S Screenshot


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Contributed date

August 6, 2018 - 3:29pm

Critical Commentary

This artifact is part of a PECE essay on Kim Fortun, who is the current 4S President.

From the 4S website:

"The Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) is an international, nonprofit scholarly society founded in 1975. 4S fosters interdisciplinary and engaged scholarship in social studies of science, technology, and medicine (a field often referred to as STS). Membership in the societyis open to anyone interested in understanding developments in science, technology, or medicine in relation to their social contexts."



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Cite as

Anonymous, "The Society for Social Studies of Science (4S)", contributed by Maggie Woodruff, STS Infrastructures, Platform for Experimental Collaborative Ethnography, last modified 6 August 2018, accessed 25 February 2024.