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The Technosciences between Markets, Social Worries and the Political 39 IV. The System of Science Production and Regulation Today: The Emergence of a New Social and Political Order Let me now consider a third aspect, essential to understanding today’s regime of science in society and of society in science. I mean here the transformations of the social body itself as indicated by the now quite common notion of ‘a new civil society’, and the parallel transformation of democratic accountability and of the political sphere.
Some Concrete Proposals It is time now to take the plunge and try and make concrete proposals. To be as systematic as possible, I should consider the principles and interactions of as many ‘cités de justice’ as possible, the way each of them opposes or is ready to compromise with the others. That would be the best way to get a fair idea of what is at stake between them – and thus to create possibilities for reflection and action. This is impossible in so short a text, however, and I will content myself with considering just two abbreviated examples.
That would be too quick an impression. 44 Dominique Pestre pative democracy is central and could never be underestimated, but I tend to believe that we have to radically broaden our frames of analysis and consider far more numerous – and realpolitik-oriented – social and political regulations. It is in this spirit that I work here – even if this text only considers two particular sets of interactions (Callon et al. 2001). 1. The Cité Marchande and Its Relation to Other Cités Let me start with the cité marchande.