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AO. Continued uneven access due to uneven research budgets

AO: This brief statement from the workshop summary report highlights an important message that I think should/could regenerate STS to better grapple with and address the geopolitics of research...Read more

AO. The geo-politics of accessing African digital archives

AO: This excerpt from the workshop summary report highlights some of the geo-politics behind "opening up" archives once they are made digital. How are users vetted and approved and who is able to...Read more

Bezuidenhout, Louise, Ann H. Kelly, Sabina Leonelli, and Brian Rappert. 2017. “‘$100 Is Not Much To You’: Open Science and Neglected Accessibilities for Scientific Research in Africa.” Critical Public Health 27 (1): 39–49.

AO: This 2017 article by Bezuidenhout et al. looks at “data engagement activities” by those working in (bio)chemistry laboratories in Kenya and South Africa to examine the extent to which the ideals of the growing Open Science (OS) movement can be realized in a sub-...Read more

T-STS Publishing Oct 30, 2020 Meeting: Conceptualizing, Financing and Infrastructuring Open Access in STS Work

Conceptualizing, Financing and Infrastructuring Open Access in STS Work

Transnational STS Publishing Working Group | T-STS Network

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