Koray Caliskan

teaches at the New School and works on digital economization. His book Market Threads came out from Princeton University Press and focused on global commodity markets. Currently, he works on cryptocurrencies, data monies, and blockchains.


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Of viruses and men

The dangerous pandemic in the social sciences

COVID-19 found societies not only unprepared but also unaware. Koray Caliskan and Donald MacKenzie ask why social sciences have taken so little interest in pathogens. In comparing humans and viruses, they reveal the risks of an overly anthropocentric focus. Perhaps it’s time to rewrite the books?