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Stella Maile and David Griffiths

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9781447306863

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: January 2015

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781447306863.001.0001

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Café scientifique and the art of engaging publics

Café scientifique and the art of engaging publics

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Public engagement and social science

Stella Maile

David Griffiths

Policy Press

This chapter analyses the meaning of public engagement and its relations to broader policy agendas and institutional change. It also outlines the concept of “publics” and their discursive, institutional and technical forms of production. Finally it considers the origins of the café scientifique movement and the social science café in particular.

Keywords:   Café scientifique, Engaging publics, Policy agendas, Social science cafe

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