“We need to recognize that we are all creatures of our environment, in an ecological, social, and cultural sense."
"Just as adding salt to food binds the ingredients and enhances the flavor, adding anthropological ideas to disciplines such as economics, data science, law, or medicine creates a deeper, richer analysis. Blending computing and social science should be a particular priority today."
"Computer science needs social science, if you want to make sense of data."
Our thanks to Gillian Tett for contributing to the 2022 Compendium. Read her piece here.