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Finn Olesen

Finn Olesen is associate professor, Ph.D., at Information Studies, University of Aarhus, Denmark, where he teaches philosophies of sciences, arts and technology, and Science and Technology Studies.  Basic research interest is based on philosophical and sociological studies of science and technology, and on socio-technical development of praxis in health care work. He has published articles in Danish and international books and journals on socio-technical practices in health care, on terror and technology, on post humanity, and on metaphors in medical communication, emphasizing the space between philosophical reflections and practical applications.  He has edited and co-edited collections on technology and philosophy, and Actor network Theory (in Danish).  He is co-editor of the first Danish introduction to STS studies, and is co-founder of the first Danish STS Centre - see imv.au.dk/sts

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