Les risques technologiques de long terme, les catastrophes naturelles ou industrielles, les innovations disruptives brutales, les pannes, les épidémies et les guerres font irruption dans les mondes vécus et y constituent des « fractures ». Concomitamment, la maintenance des systèmes techniques, l’action publique routinière, le travail des invisibles et des petites mains, l’innovation sociale et solidaire, le bricolage, le détournement […]
The circulation of PhD researchers is an important element of the training activities of the Eu-SPRI Forum network. It is part of the development of the European training platform which Eu-SPRI Forum aims to develop in the area of science and innovation policy studies.Read more
This 2-day workshop is dedicated to exploring new types of interactions between science and society, which we call participatory investigation, and howsuch interactions can contribute to the empowerment of civil society.Read more
Innovation is presented as the solution to address grand societal challenges. Taking this new policy motto seriously requires to renew the dominant imaginary of innovation defined by a series of […]Read more
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[Publication] Fabriquer des actes d’Etat – Une ethnographie du travail bureaucratique by Jean-Marc Weller
This book deals with one of the emblematic modalities of the capacity of public intervention: the production of “acts of state”, that is to say of administrative decisions (notification, order, judgment, license, certificate, etc.). which, as soon as they are taken, are endowed with an authority which obliges us.