Where are the Missing Masses? The Quasi-Publics and Non-Publics of Technoscience

@article{Varughese2012WhereAT,
  title={Where are the Missing Masses? The Quasi-Publics and Non-Publics of Technoscience},
  author={Shiju Sam Varughese},
  journal={Minerva},
  year={2012},
  volume={50},
  pages={239-254}
}
The paper offers a political-philosophical analysis of the state and publics in the age of technoscience to propose three distinct categories of publics: scientific-citizen publics constituted by civil society, quasi-publics that initiate another kind of engagement through the activation of ‘political society,’ and non-publics cast outside these spheres of engagement. This re-categorization is possible when the central role of the state in its citizens’ engagement with technoscience is put… 

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