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Into the Woods: An Epistemography of Climate Change

Meritxell Ramírez-i-Ollé


This book is a detailed exploration of the working practices of a community of scientists whose work was questioned in public, and of the making of scientific knowledge about climate change in Scotland. For four years, the author joined these scientists in their sampling expeditions into the Caledonian forests, observed their efforts in the laboratory to produce data from wood samples, and followed their discussions of a graph showing the fluctuations of the Scottish temperature over the past millennium in conferences, workshops and peer-review journals. This epistemography of climate change i ... More

Keywords: epistemography, climate change, Science and Technology Studies, dendroclimatology, sociology, ethnography

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9781526140982
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: May 2020 DOI:10.7765/9781526140999


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Meritxell Ramírez-i-Ollé, author
Autonomous University of Barcelona