Graduate Class Schedule

Fall 2012

For a full list of STS graduate subjects, visit the MIT Subject Listing & Schedule.

Subject

Units

Title

Day/Time

Room

Instructor

STS.250J/ 21A.859J

3-0-9

Social Theory and Analysis

Wed 1-4

E51-393

Stefan Helmreich

STS.310

3-0-9

History of Science

Wed 9-12

E51-165

Hanna Rose Shell

STS.340

3-0-9

Introduction to the History of Technology

Fri 9-12

E51-165

Merritt Roe Smith

STS.413

3-0-9

Energy: Humanistic Perspectives (NEW)

Mon 12-3

E51-165

Clapperton Mavhunga

STS.427
(meets with STS.027J/ 21H.205J)

3-0-9

The Civil War and the Emergence of Modern America: 1861-1890

Thurs 7-10 PM

14N-112

Merritt Roe Smith

STS.435J/ 17.476J
(meets with STS.072J/ 17.475J)

3-0-9

Nuclear Forces and Missile Defenses

Mon 11-2

E51-061

Theodore Postol

STS.440

3-0-9

Self as Data (NEW)

Thurs 10-1

Harvard
Science Center, Room 359

Natasha Schüll

STS.443
(meets with STS.043)

2-0-7

Technology and Self: Science, Technology, and Memoir

Tues 1-3

E51-061

Sherry Turkle

STS.444
(meets with STS.044)

2-0-7

Technology and Self: Things and Thinking

Tues 3-5

E51-061

Sherry Turkle

STS.481J/ 21A.839J/ EC.792J
(meets with STS.071J)

3-0-9

Cross-Cultural Investigations: Technology and Development (NEW)

Tues/Thurs 9:30-11

56-180

Heather Paxson

STS.482J/ 17.310J/ ESD.103J

3-0-9

Science, Technology & Public Policy

Mon/Wed 1-2:30

E25-111

Ken Oye

STS.487
(meets with 6.085 & STS.085)

3-0-9

Ethics and the Law on the Electronic Frontier

Thurs 2-5

36-156

Hal Abelson, Michael Fischer, Danny Weitzner

STS.S91

3-0-9

Advanced Social Theory
Bulletin Subject Name: Special Subject in STS

Wed 1-4

E51-165

Michael Fischer


STS.445J will no longer be offered in fall 2012.

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