Steven Shapin
#34264 Overall Influence

Steven Shapin

American sociologist

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Steven Shapin is an American historian and sociologist of science. He is the Franklin L. Ford Research Professor of the History of Science at Harvard University. He is considered one of the earliest scholars on the sociology of scientific knowledge, and is credited with creating new approaches. He has won many awards, including the 2014 George Sarton Medal of the History of Science Society for career contributions to the field.

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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University of California, San Diego
University of California, San Diego

Public university in La Jolla, California, United States

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Reed College
Reed College

Private liberal arts college in Portland, Oregon

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University of Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh

Public research university in Edinburgh, Scotland

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    #558 World Rank #250 USA Rank
    Sociology
    #2815 World Rank #754 USA Rank
    History