Deliberations over the unknown, the unsensed and the unsayable?: Public protests and the 3G development in Sweden
2007 (English)In: Science, Technology and Human Values, ISSN 0162-2439, E-ISSN 1552-8251, Vol. 32, no 3, 287-314 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
This article explores processes of articulation in the controversies over third-generation mobile phone transmitters and the interrelated phenomenon of “electrosensitivity.” The argument is that the search to fix public image and public concerns tends to alienate the public from technology discussions. An alternative political epistemology of articulations is suggested to explore the dynamics among prereflexive motives, public engagement, and institutional requirements for public deliberations
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Sage , 2007. Vol. 32, no 3, 287-314 p.
actor network; decision-support systems; performance; users; farm management
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-43216DOI: 10.1177/0162243906298352OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-43216DiVA: diva2:354717