AU Social Science Intervention in The World Discussion

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I’m working on a social science question and need guidance to help me learn.

We have so far explored how science is criticized, complicated, linked in complicated ways to expertise, located in a historical setting, and tied to modalities of representation that aim at being universal and objective. This week calls you to think of science in a different way: as an active intervention in the world. This is not new: science has always intervened in the organization of the natural/social world. But what this week calls you to think about is how can this intervention be guided to actively rebuild nature for a common future. What is the role of experts and expertise in this process? What about public participation? What type of science is needed?……

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