Disengaging from "Asia"

TitleDisengaging from "Asia"
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsNappi, C
JournalEast Asian Science, Technology and Society
Volume6
Pagination229
ISBN Number1875-2160
KeywordsAsia, ASIAN STUDIES, Cultural identity, Essays
Abstract

  While the emerging field of (East) Asian STS presents a wealth of opportunities, it also raises a number of issues that bear further examination. This essay briefly discusses the ways that categories of identity shape the project of STS in and of Asia and the consequences that arise for scholarly practice within the discipline.

East Asian Science, Technology and Society
East Asian Science, Technology and Society