chapter  4
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SOME NOTES ON MODE 1 AND MODE 2: ADVERSARIES OR DIALOGUE PARTNERS?

Numerous publications on research and knowledge production have reported in the last twenty or more years that there was a radical, irreversible, world-wide transformation in the way that science is organized, managed and performed (Ziman 2000: 67). Profound changes can be traced in epistemic institutions like universities, research institutes and industrial laboratories.