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Sophia Krzys Acord

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Sophia Acord is Associate Director of the Center for the Humanities and the Public Sphere at the University of Florida. She holds Ph.D. and M.Res. degrees in Sociology from the University of Exeter (UK) and a B.A. from Swarthmore College (USA). Acord's research draws on her background in the sociology of art and science and technology studies in order to explore the impact of digital technologies on research and knowledge-making in different scholarly disciplines. Dr. Acord is also a founding editor of the refereed open-access journal Music and Arts in Action (MAiA).

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Acord, Sophia Krzys (2012). Commentary on 'Aesthetic Computing' by Paul A. Fishwick

 
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  • Harley, D. and Acord, S.K. (2011, March). Peer Review in Academic Promotion and Publishing: Its Meaning, Locus, and Future. Berkeley, CA: Center for Studies in Higher Education. Available at: http://cshe.berkeley.edu/publications/publications.php?id=379
  • Acord, S. K. (2010). Beyond the head: The practical work of curating contemporary art. Qualitative Sociology 33(4): 447-467. [Special issueon knowledge in practice.]
  • Harley, D., S. Lawrence, Acord, S.K. & J. Dixson. (2010). Affordable and open textbooks: An exploratory study of faculty attitudes. California Journal of Politics and Policy 2(1): article 10.
  • Harley, D., Acord, S.K., Earl-Novell, S., Lawrence, S. & King, C.J. (2010) Assessing the Future Landscape of Scholarly Communication. Berkeley, CA: Center for Studies in Higher Education. Available at: http://escholarship.org/uc/cshe_fsc
  • Acord, S.K. & DeNora, T. (2008). Culture and the arts: From art worlds to arts-in-action. The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 619(1), 223-237. [Special issue on cultural sociology and its diversity.]
  • Katz, J.E. & Acord, S.K. (2008). Mobile games and entertainment. In J.E. Katz (ed.), Handbook of Mobile Communication Studies. Cambridge: MIT Press, 403-418.
  • Sutherland, I. & Acord, S.K. (2007). Thinking with art: From situated knowledge to experiential knowing. The Journal of Visual Art Practice 6(2), 125-140.
  • Acord, S.K. (2006). Beyond the code: New aesthetic methodologies for the sociology of the arts. Sociologie de l'Art OPUS 9-10, 69-86.
  • Acord, S.K. (2006). The museum as university: Looking out–looking in. Protocols: History and Theory 2 (issue on contemporary curatorship). Available at: http://bezalel.secured.co.il/zope/home/en/1143538156
  • Katz, J., Rice, R.E. & Acord, S.K. (2006). Uses of internet and mobile technology in health systems: Organizational and sociocultural issues in a comparative context. In M. Castells & G. Cardoso (eds.), The Network Society: From Knowledge to Policy. Washington: Brookings Institution Press, 183-214. (Co-published in Portuguese. Lisboa: Gulbenkian Foundation).
  • Katz, J., R. Rice & S.K. Acord. (2004). E-health networks and social transformations: Expectations of centralization, experiences of decentralization. In M. Castells (ed.), The Network Society: A Global Perspective. London: Edward Elgar, 293-318. (Translated in Spanish, Korean, and Chinese).
  • Katz, J., R. Rice, S.K. Acord, K. Dasgupta & K. David. (2004). Personal mediated communication and the concept of community in theory and practice. In P. Kalbfleisch (ed.), Communication and Community: Communication Yearbook 28. Lawrence Erlbaum Assoc.: Mahwah, NJ, 315-371.

 

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