By Karen Jensen, Leif Chr. Lahn, Monika Nerland
This booklet offers a wholly new standpoint on specialist studying and data in response to views at the wisdom society and particularly an interpretation of Knorr Cetina's paintings on medical 'Epistemic cultures'. beginning with a conceptual bankruptcy and through a collection of empirical reviews from accountancy, schooling, nursing and software program engineering, the e-book elaborates how a) how wisdom construction and movement take precise varieties in these fields? b) how the information gadgets of perform in these fields engross and have interaction execs and, within the strategy, humans and information are reworked by way of this engagement. through foregrounding an particular difficulty for the function of information in expert studying, the e-book is going a lot farther than the present type for describing 'practice-based learning'. it is going to as a result be of substantial curiosity to the study, coverage, practitioner and scholar groups concerned with specialist education/learning or drawn to innovation and data improvement within the professions.