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Esposito-Stark Debate on Observation Theory

Here is the full debate with Elena Esposito on Observation Theory in Sociologica.

The Organization of Responsiveness: Innovation and Recovery in the Trading Rooms of Lower Manhattan

The September 11th attack on the World Trade Center destroyed the trading room where Daniel Beunza and I had been conducting ethnographic research. The traders invited us to witness their recovery, and so Daniel was with them already during the first week after they resumed trading on September 17th. This paper reports on our observations in their makeshift trading room in New Jersey. The breakdown of technology, we argue, is society made visible.

Socio-Economic Review 2003, 1(2):135-164.