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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 541–563.
Published: 01 December 2010
..., little recognition, however, was paid to intense social conflict surrounding wind farm location. By 2006, inadequate community engagement had emerged as the primary governance issue underpinning a host of issues that local communities faced with the prospect of hosting wind farms. Acknowledged by all...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 521–540.
Published: 01 December 2010
... within phase I would precede and inform phase II, a scientific study to test dioxin levels in the blood (serum) of selected residents. This was an essential shift from previous government-funded studies ( Brinkman et al. 1986 ) which had involved doing investigations and then engaging with communities...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 511–518.
Published: 01 December 2009
... “outreach” activity from professionals to the public, a one-way form of outreach. It is gratifying to see that several universities have attempted to link science communication and controversies. For example, Hokkaido University has tried to engage the public regarding GMO and nano-technology, and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 51–72.
Published: 01 March 2009
... engagement with the ICH. This description illustrates that the situation is more complicated than how science on ethnic difference is first ignored, and then later, through proper communication, accepted by the world. Sticking with the metaphor of fasheng and emphasizing the technologies that consolidate...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 585–599.
Published: 01 December 2010
... each case, the attempt to configure the issue in poiesis , ‘community of mini-kings’ terms failed and sustained public engagement with these issues in all their ‘socio-ontological’ complexity ultimately resulted in a configuration better suited to common, collective objectives. In the CPRC case, ‘lay...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 475–482.
Published: 01 December 2010
... reflexivity and facilitate dialogic engagement between scientists and community actors. This exercise in scientist/community interaction was historically and contextually specific, occurring against the background of an acrimonious debate in New Zealand about genetic modification (see Rogers-Hayden and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 493–495.
Published: 01 November 2012
... EASTS in creating not only a publishing venue but a real community of scholars results in large measure from the serious interrogation of the significance of the enterprise of East Asian STS by Daiwie Fu and the many contributors to EASTS . The engagement of Asian scholars with each other and with...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 475–504.
Published: 01 December 2009
...., their effects in the context of the dual construction of self-identity and moral community. Drawing on this discovery, this paper explains the curious reasons why political leaders of the Republican perioddevoted so much energy to the seemingly trivial practices of personal hygiene while leaving...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 235–255.
Published: 01 June 2019
... discusses how local community people have participated in knowledge production by integrating their observations and experiences into the scientific practices of air monitoring. The discussions particularly address citizens’ data generation and interpretation efforts that signaled the alternative air...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 17–40.
Published: 01 March 2012
... science and technology back to Japanese imperial formations (late 1920s) and forward to Cold War American institutions of higher learning. Focusing specifically on one community, a group of physical chemists studying at the University of Utah for a period of roughly two decades (mid-1950s through early to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 7–33.
Published: 01 March 2013
... international STS community has failed to pay serious attention to its dynamism thus far. The objective of this paper is to fill this gap by conducting a case study on the rapid formation of the Japanese Association of Chemical Biology, which is a global pioneer, in 2006. By bridging different theoretical...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 335–348.
Published: 01 June 2010
... is focused on two cases, the legislation of the Bioethics and Biosafety Act, and the development of ethical, legal, and social implications (ELSI) research. Our analysis finds that communication and consensus building between scientists and bioethics advocates in a broader sense is critical for...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2015) 9 (3): 233–252.
Published: 01 June 2015
... cultural codes, which circumscribe the behavioral pattern of critical actors in the scientific field. Throughout this article, we argue that the failure of collaboration can also lead to failure in scientific performance, even the most tragic form of misconduct, especially when the engaged actors have...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 197–199.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2018 Committed to the mission of networking STS inside of outside East Asia, we are delighted to introduce two English journals in which EASTS editors are intensively engaged— NatureCulture and the Korean Journal for the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 145–158.
Published: 01 March 2013
... examine discussions of public engagement in journal communities, we have to situate these discussions within their local contexts. For example, Japanese discussions of public engagement must be understood within the context of the national government's policy of encouraging such activities. Particularly...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 305–329.
Published: 01 September 2017
... ; Watanabe 2008 ), PCST funding schemes and policy documents shifted their keywords from “one-way communication” to “dialogue,” from “public understanding of science and technology” (PUST) to “public engagement in science and technology” (PEST) ( Bauer, Allum, and Miller 2007 ; Bauer 2009 ; Bucchi 2008...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 533–555.
Published: 01 December 2013
... organize the distribution of scholarship. The use of technology is shaped and reconfigured as scholars, their patrons, and librarians engage in it, and it emerges as the result of negotiations that reflect their at times conflicting interests and needs. The determination of the scholarly communication...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 503–519.
Published: 01 December 2010
... a New Zealand study that engaged scientists with community groups in dialogue about biotechnology. I discuss how this may represent an emerging form of scientific reflexivity and consider the implications for future engagement practice. 19 11 2009 1 11 2010 © National Science...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 November 2014
... variety of people and stakeholders engaged in public communication of science and technology. 06 7 2012 15 8 2014 © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2015 Science cafés dialogue-based science communication public participation in science Denmark Japan There is a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 439–458.
Published: 01 December 2018
... increasingly spend time online engaging in various activities. About 82 percent of Australian teenagers use the Internet regularly, and about one-third are using at least three devices ( Australian Communications and Media Authority 2016 ). Among teens 14–17 years old, 91 percent have a mobile phone ( Roy...