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STS books, irony 

From 'The handbook of Scientific and Technology Studies' (MIT Press, 2007):

"The British government’s Office of Science and Innovation [...] emphasizes the shift
from the older PUS (Public Understanding of Science) model to a new PEST (Public
Engagement with Science and Technology) approach.

There is reason, beyond the occasionally revealing acronyms 😆 , to treat this rhetoric of “engagement” with caution [..]"

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