Linnda R. Caporael

Linnda R. Caporael is Professor in the Department of Science and Technology Studies at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Books by this Editor

Edited By Linnda R. Caporael, James R. Griesemer, William C. Wimsatt
"Scaffolding" is a concept that is becoming widely used across disciplines. This book investigates common threads in diverse applications of scaffolding, including theoretical biology, cognitive science, social theory, science and technology studies, and human development. Despite its widespread use, the concept of scaffolding is often given short shrift; the contributors to this volume...