How are the epistemological and political issues of this region shaping STS?
How is research based in this region contributing to the field of STS and to critical thinking about regional scientific cultures?
In what ways are STS scholars in/of the this region “concerned to locate the field (as a discipline, ethnographic site, and theoretical domain)” ?
What are the moral/political/intellectual stakes of STS in this region?
What philosophical questions or topics of inquiry drive STS in this region?
What policies have impacted/driven STS research in this region?
How are the boundaries of STS defined in this region?
What are the distinguishing features of STS in this region and their associated lines of research?
What are some important sub-regional/institutional/generational differences within this regional STS formation?