An analytical framework

The literature reviewed in this chapter reveals two major tensions. Analytically, different theories tend to focus on either structure or agency. In addition, two fields of activity that relate to each other have been identified: politics and knowledge production. This section elaborates on those two tensions and introduces some analytical concepts that will be used to study them.

87 Sheila Jasanoff, "Ordering Knowledge, Ordering Society," in States of Knowledge. The Co-production of Science and Social Order, ed. Sheila Jasanoff, 13-45 (London and New York: Routledge, 2004).

88 Lawrence D. Kritzman, Michel Foucault: Politics, Philosophy, Culture - Interviews and Other Writings 1977-1984 (New York: Routledge, 1988), 31; Marianne Winther Jergensen and Louise Phillips, Diskursanalys som teori och metod (Lund: Studentlitteratur, 1999), 19.

89 Michel Foucault, "Afterword. The Subject and Power," in Michel Foucault: Beyond Structuralism and Hermeneutics, eds. Hubert L. Dreyfus and Paul Rabinov, 208-226 (Hemel Hempstead: Harvester Wheatshief, 1982); Karen T. Litfin, Ozone Discourses. Science and Politics in Global Environmental Cooperation (New York: Colombia University Press, 1994), 21.

90 B├Ąckstrand, What Can Nature Withstand?, 244.

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