Benjamin Lipp



  • Lipp, B.; Mayer, H. Theoretical Challenges of Human-Machine Interaction: Toward a Sociology of Interfaces. In Oxford Handbook of the Sociology of Machine Learning. DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780197653609.013.33.
  • Lipp, B. Here’s what many digital tools for chronic pain are doing wrong. In Nature, 627, 9. World View. DOI: 10.1038/d41586-024-00542-6.
  • Lipp, B. Robot Drama. Investigating Frictions Between Vision and Demonstration in Care Robotics. In Science, Technology & Human Values, 49(2), March 2024, 318343. DOI: 10.1177/01622439221120118.


  • Lipp, B. Caring for Robots: How Care Comes to Matter in Human-Machine Interfacing. In Social Studies of Science53(5), 660–685. DOI: 10.1177/03063127221081446
  • Lipp, B. Failed Revolutions and Lasting Evolutions of Telemedicine: Book Review of Jeremy A. Greene: The Doctor who wasn’t there: Technology, History, and the Limits of Telehealth. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2022, 336 pp, $29 HB. In Metascience (32), 367369. DOI: 10.1007/s11016-023-00891-4
  • Lipp, B.Cuevas, C.; Pepponi, F.; Rozwadowska, M.; and Tsui, S. Co-Creating End-User Roles. Understanding the New Variety of User Involvement in Public Sector Innovation. In Science & Public Policy 50(1), 146–159. DOI: 10.1093/scipol/scac050


  • Lipp, B.; Peine, A. Ageing as a Driver of Progressive Politics? What the European Silver Economy Teaches us about the Co-Constitution of Ageing and Innovation. In Ageing & Society. OnlineFirst. DOI: 10.1017/S0144686X22000903.
  • Lipp, B.; Maasen, S. Techno-Bio-Politics. Interfacing Life with and through Technology. In Nano-Ethics 16, 133–150 (2022). DOI: 10.1007/s11569-022-00413-2
  • Maibaum, A.; Bischof, A.; Hergesell, J.; Lipp, B. A Critique of Robotics in Health Care. In AI & Society 37, 467–477, DOI: 10.1007/s00146-021-01206-z.





  • Lipp, B. Analytik des Interfacing. Zur Materialität technologischer Verschaltung in prototypischen Milieus robotisierter Pflege. In Behemoth 10(1). DOI: 10.6094/behemoth.2017.10.1.948.
  • Hoppe, K.; Lipp, B. Editorial. Neue Materialismen Special Issue. In: Behemoth 10(1).


  • Dickel, S.; Lipp, B. Systemtheorie und Technikkritik. In Möller, K.; Siri, J. Systemtheorie und Gesellschaftskritik. Perspektiven der Kritischen Systemtheorie. Bielefeld: transcript


  • Lipp, B. Wenn Vorlieben zum Leiden werden. Eine soziologische Analyse pädophilen Begehrens im Diskurs sexualmedizinischer Primärprävention. In Zeitschrift für Sexualforschung 27(3). DOI: 10.1055/s-0034-1385029.