Expectations; expertise; artificial intelligence; digital humanitarianism; performativity


Social Dynamics of Expectations and Expertise: AI in Digital Humanitarian Innovation

Résumé Public discourse typically blurs the boundary between what artificial intelligence (AI) actually achieves and what it could accomplish in the future. The sociology of expectations teaches us that such elisions play a performative role: they encourage heterogeneous actors to partake, at various levels, in innovation activities. This article explores how optimistic expectations for AI […] Lire la suite