Fall 2017 CASCI Reading Group Schedule

9/12/2017

11 am – 12 pm
2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing

Reading: What Is Citizen Science? – A Scientometric Meta-Analysis

Citation: Kullenberg C, Kasperowski D (2016) What Is Citizen Science? – A Scientometric Meta-Analysis. PLOS ONE 11(1): e0147152. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0147152

Led by: Jonathan Brier

 

9/26/2017

11 am – 12 pm
2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing

Reading: Engineering the public: Big data, surveillance and computational politics

Citation: Tufekci, Z. (2014). Engineering the public: Big data, surveillance and computational politics. First Monday, 19(7).

Led by: Adam Kriesberg

 

10/10/2017

11 am – 12 pm
2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing

Reading: The Multiple Bodies of the Medical Record: Toward a Sociology of an Artifact

Citation: Berg, M., & Bowker, G. (1997). The multiple bodies of the medical record. The Sociological Quarterly38(3), 513-537.

Led by: Sigfried Gold

 

10/24/2017

11 am – 12 pm
2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing

Reading: Post-userism

Citation: Eric P. S. Baumer and Jed R. Brubaker. 2017. Post-userism. In Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 6291-6303. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3025453.3025740

Led by: Priya Kumar

 

11/7/2017

11 am – 12 pm
2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing

Reading: Media as Material: Information Representations as Material Foundations for Organizational Practice

Citation: Dourish, P., & Mazmanian, M. (2011, June). Media as material: Information representations as material foundations for organizational practice. In Third international symposium on process organization studies (p. 92).

Led by: Myeong Lee

 

11/21/2017

11 am – 12 pm
2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing

Reading: Multi-Lifespan Information System Design in Support of Transitional Justice: Evolving Situated Design Principles for the Long(er) Term

Citation: Friedman, B., Nathan, L. P., & Yoo, D. (2016). Multi-lifespan information system design in support of transitional justice: Evolving situated design principles for the long (er) term. Interacting with Computers, 29(1), 80-96.

Led by: Donal Heidenblad

 

11/28/2017

11 am – 12 pm
2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing

Reading: The Theory of Open Systems in Physics and Biology

Citation: Von Bertalanffy, L. (1972). The history and status of general systems theory. Academy of Management Journal15(4), 407-426.

Led by: Diane Travis

 

CASCI Reading Group for Fall 2017 was organized by Jonathan Brier. Please direct paper requests for unclaimed weeks and questions about the schedule to brierjon@umd.edu.