Books and articles

Under construction

Citizen participation

This section groups together key resources linked to the problem of citizen participation
in science policy decisions: the moral and ethical justification of citizen participation
as well as its various forms.

Division of cognitive labour

This section consists in key texts fleshing out the importance of social epistemology in
general and more specifically of models of the division of cognitive labour on the problem
of the conditions of steering of the sciences.

Expertise and science in politics

This section consists in texts focussing on the modes (elitism, citizen involvement, deliberation)
and on the political role of scientific expertise within modern democratic polities.

Political and social constraints on inquiry

This section brings together some key texts adopting a more rigorous perspective on the question
of the constrains on research, by questioning the consequences of social, political and social
constraints on scientific research.