Class Notes (887,048)
CA (530,895)
UTSC (32,327)
Geography (720)
GGRC24H3 (15)
Lecture 3

GGRC 24 Lecture 3: Lecture 3

2 Pages
39 Views

Department
Geography
Course Code
GGRC24H3
Professor
Michael Ekers

This preview shows 80% of the first page. Sign up to view the full 2 pages of the document.

Loved by over 2.2 million students

Over 90% improved by at least one letter grade.

Leah — University of Toronto

OneClass has been such a huge help in my studies at UofT especially since I am a transfer student. OneClass is the study buddy I never had before and definitely gives me the extra push to get from a B to an A!

Leah — University of Toronto
Saarim — University of Michigan

Balancing social life With academics can be difficult, that is why I'm so glad that OneClass is out there where I can find the top notes for all of my classes. Now I can be the all-star student I want to be.

Saarim — University of Michigan
Jenna — University of Wisconsin

As a college student living on a college budget, I love how easy it is to earn gift cards just by submitting my notes.

Jenna — University of Wisconsin
Anne — University of California

OneClass has allowed me to catch up with my most difficult course! #lifesaver

Anne — University of California
Description
Lecture 3: Actor-Network-Theory • Timothy Mitchell o Can the mosquito speak? ▪ His answer – starts the piece by saying that world war devastated Egypt but he says wait a second those tanks and the number of people who dies pale the number of people who have died from mosquito and its more deaths from the war ▪ The whole question is about trying to think through non-human agency and the ways in which small tiny parts of nature can transform our social worlds in very fundamental ways and shape history ▪ When Mitchell says can it speak he is trying to bring forward the one thing that’s so important for us with humanity – speech ▪ Mitchell is building on a theory of ANT which works through the ways in which a lot of our scientific and social scientific perspectives have overlooked and erased the ways in which non humans impact our world in very deterministic or formative ways • The modern constitution o Deal with this separation between nature and society o The separation hides a lot of complicated networks – beneath those two categories there are all sorts of processes of exchange and networking that happens that we understand to be social and as natural – think about a virus like the flu – its both natural and social – a virus is also both natural and social – or think about the flu shot o ANT is getting us to think about these categories – we have nature, humans
More Less
Unlock Document
Subscribers Only

Only 80% of the first page are available for preview. Some parts have been intentionally blurred.

Unlock Document
Subscribers Only
You're Reading a Preview

Unlock to view full version

Unlock Document
Subscribers Only

Log In


OR

Don't have an account?

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit