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Ethnographies of Diagnostic Work

Dimensions of Transformative Practice

  • Monika Büscher
  • Dawn Goodwin
  • Jessica Mesman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Ethnographies of Diagnostic Work: Introduction

    1. Monika Büscher, Dawn Goodwin, Jessica Mesman
      Pages 1-14
  3. Finding Fault with Fault-Finding

  4. A Topography of Diagnostic Work

  5. Towards a New Conceptualisation of Diagnostic Work

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 169-169
    2. Monika Büscher, Preben Holst Mogensen
      Pages 171-192
    3. Alexandra Choby
      Pages 209-226
    4. Roger S. Slack, Rob Procter, Mark Hartswood, Alexander Voss, Mark Rouncefield
      Pages 227-244
    5. Roland Bal, Monika Büscher, Dawn Goodwin, Jessica Mesman, Daniela Sangiorgi, Andrew Smith
      Pages 245-260
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 261-264

About this book

Introduction

This book explores ethnographic studies of diagnostic work in diverse settings. Switching attention from product ('diagnosis') to process ('diagnosing'), it reveals the importance of collaborative, socio-material, technologically augmented practices, exploring the potential of the multi-disciplinary studies presented to inform innovation.

Keywords

ethnography innovation Office

Editors and affiliations

  • Monika Büscher
    • 1
  • Dawn Goodwin
    • 1
  • Jessica Mesman
    • 2
  1. 1.Lancaster UniversityUK
  2. 2.Maastricht UniversityThe Netherlands

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