Our guiding principle: pluralistic research


In the following pages, you will become acquainted with the synthesis of the work carried out since 2012 by the Institute for the Analysis of Change in Contemporary and Historical Societies (IACS - IACCHOS in French), regarding modes of production, dissemination and valorization of academic research, particularly in the field of the social sciences. In a climate of increasing competitiveness for resources and of making scientific data available to the general public, this document, the result of a collective and long-term process advocates for a deliberately pluralistic approach to research, in every sense of the word, with the implications that this entails for the quality of research in the long term, the well-being of all personnel, and the organization of work.

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