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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 355–376.
Published: 01 December 2016
...John P. DiMoia This article interrogates the category “Cold War family planning” for the East Asian context (1945–1991), arguing that the category remains highly relevant while also reflecting a much longer regional history of demography and population studies. In this sense, the category is both...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 423–444.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Darshi Thoradeniya In engaging critically with the history of the Sweden-Ceylon Family Planning Programme, the author brings in both local and global debates on population, development, the welfare state, and Swedish neutrality in Cold War politics to show that these were not necessarily one-way...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 445–467.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Aya Homei This article studies the formation of Japanese ventures in family planning deployed in various villages in Asia from the 1960s onward in the name of development aid. By critically examining how Asia became the priority area for Japan's international cooperation in family planning and by...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 481–483.
Published: 01 December 2016
... chapters examine state power and subjectivities of both state and nonstate actors in the promotion of birth planning and maternal and infant health in rural China. The third part, “Family Planning in Asia: International Aid, Women and the State,” also consists of two chapters but focuses on Nepal and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 361–379.
Published: 01 September 2008
...John P. DiMoia This paper looks at the formation of a South Korean national health network by focusing on the introduction of an ambitious National Family Planning (FP) Program under President Park Chung Hee (1961–1968). The program, influenced in part by the model of its neighbor, Taiwan (Taichung...
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Published: 01 December 2016
Fig. 6   This chart describes the organization of the Okinawa Family Planning Association. The author created the chart based on the Okinawa Family Planning Association's General Survey of Family Planning in Okinawa. 沖縄家族計画協会 (1970). Okinawa no kazoku keikaku yōran 沖縄の家族計画要覧. Fig. 6 . This More
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Published: 01 March 2008
Fig. 1 A poster of family planning policy produced by the Ministry of Health and Social Affairs and Family Planning Association in 1974. At the end of the arrow , it says “Way toward GNP $1,000 in 1981.” There is a well-known slogan of “Bringing Up Two Children, Whether Sons or Daughters” at the More
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Published: 01 September 2008
Fig. 1 By 1968, the elements of a nation-wide Family Planning (FP) program were in place in South Korea. A famous 1965 poster issued by the Planned Parenthood Federation of Korea (PPFK), this image, urges South Korean families to “have the proper number of children and raise them well!” (The More
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Published: 01 September 2008
Fig. 5 This image of a Family Planning worker, taken from an early 1970s edition of “Happy Home,” captures the representative type that FP was looking for, a modern woman willing to share her knowledge and experience with other village residents (가정의 벗) Fig. 5. This image of a Family Planning More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 401–422.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Fig. 6   This chart describes the organization of the Okinawa Family Planning Association. The author created the chart based on the Okinawa Family Planning Association's General Survey of Family Planning in Okinawa. 沖縄家族計画協会 (1970). Okinawa no kazoku keikaku yōran 沖縄の家族計画要覧. Fig. 6 . This...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2019) 13 (3): 367–389.
Published: 01 September 2019
... and by the 1970s, aggressive promotion of family planning had become the norm. Drawing on both archival and oral history, this article considers the lived experience of birth control use from the founding of the People’s Republic until 1958, a period that is often overlooked in studies of reproduction...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 335–359.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Sonja Kim This article examines birth control as practice and discourse in 1920s and 1930s Korea under Japanese colonial rule and explores links with family planning and reproductive practices in post-1945 South Korea. The control of women's reproduction held critical implications for meanings of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 131–135.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Janice Matsumura MIMURA JANIS Planning for Empire: Reform Bureaucrats and the Japanese Wartime State Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 2011 . 229 + ix pp. $39.95 . 15 9 2011 15 9 2011 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2012 2012 Planning for Empire...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 277–308.
Published: 01 September 2018
... planning and the collective witnessing of (limited) operating reserves. We argue that both of these come with their own assumptions and political implications and therefore invite scrutiny. Both reserve margin and operating reserve are predicted figures; however, they are based on very different time...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 235–264.
Published: 01 June 2008
... modernity in China today. Over the last two decades China has witnessed a surge of nongjiale tourism, which involves members of the Chinese urban middle-class traveling from the city to the countryside to consume rustic meals and take lodgings in farm guesthouses run by peasant families. This Chinese...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 303–326.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Cells Population Family Planning Reproductive technologies broadly conceived have been lively topics in science, technology, and medicine studies (hereafter ST&MS) for about three decades, as social science recognition increased that reproduction “matters” as well as production. In East...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 381–400.
Published: 01 September 2008
... ideal family which have been formed throughout their lives is ‘ordinary’ family; (2) they experienced the alienation from their own bodies in infertility treatment; (3) they are afraid that they deviate from the community norm because of infertility; (4) their narrative shows their suffering from...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 297–322.
Published: 01 April 2014
... Yutaka and his colleagues at Nippon Kōei, the development consultancy that planned and supervised the project, had long careers constructing dams and other infrastructure throughout Japan's former empire in Asia. This article examines how the visions, policies, expertise, and relationships from their...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 393–415.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). These strategies foreground specific personalities in an instrumentalization of experience, expert knowledges, and identity in a delicate balance between projecting strength and indicating urgent need. These strategies are played out in the realm of social media...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 305–329.
Published: 01 September 2017
... the S&T Basic Plan aimed at two-way science communication, and have used such justifications as “the shying-away of young people from S&T,” “accountability for research investment,” and “problem-solving on issues related to S&T and society,” without considering the reality of science...