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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 213–231.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Fa-ti Fan This article examines the methodological issues arising from the study of science and European imperialism. Drawing upon recent scholarship in a variety of fields, it argues for a combination of the concepts of “cultural borderlands” and “scientific imperialism” in analyzing the formation...
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Published: 01 December 2010
Fig. 1 Force field dynamics in science and society engagement Fig. 1. Force field dynamics in science and society engagement More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 285–292.
Published: 01 June 2017
... outlines the current state of this academic field in these two Chinese-speaking societies. In China, historians of science and technology, while generally embracing the Needham paradigm, emphasize the “discovery” and the “restoration” of premodern Chinese scientific methods and practices. Their scholarship...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 519–540.
Published: 01 December 2018
... as well as national levels. Keck’s work is on the shift from using Hong Kong laboratories (in Latourian or Pasteurian fashion) as centers of calculation constructing sentinel knowledge of spreading epidemics from China, first to active field sampling in China and second, more recently, to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 195–213.
Published: 01 June 2019
... coconstructions. Such work triumphantly breaks down dichotomies between global and local, natural and social, human and nonhuman, knowledge and context, science and technology, lab and field, inside and outside, scientific and indigenous knowledge, epistemology and ontology, and modern and traditional (e.g...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 629–633.
Published: 01 December 2010
... similarity in their perspectives, all of which may suggest a number of trends in the field of science and technology studies. Zhang's book investigates the course of the Science Society of China from its genesis to its demise. But, more significantly, the book revealed the structural transformation of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 359–374.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Jin Higashijima; Kitetsu Takahashi; Kazuto Kato Because of its importance to society, the science of mind and behavior is an academic field in which ethical and social considerations are vital. When examining these issues, the opinions of life-science researchers must be considered. In this article...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 175–193.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Mathieu Quet; Marianne Noel Science and technology studies (STS) is now a mature field in many countries, and it is important to understand its historical and political roots in a wide variety of national contexts. The present contribution to such a vast project links a number of South Korean...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 519–524.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Morris Low The field of the history of Japanese science is at a crossroads. By working with STS scholars, promoting interaction with the Asian region and beyond, the field can be reinvigorated. This paper outlines the current situation and identifies key institutions and players who will lead the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 527–532.
Published: 01 November 2012
... those innovations and the fields in which they will take place. Kuhn's scenario of scientific revolution and his questioning of the scientific method also indirectly encouraged some Chinese scholars' unrealistic dreams. They tried to rethink the world scene and the methodology of science in the West...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 303–319.
Published: 01 September 2012
... brain under the influence of external (sensory or imaginary) stimuli. It has been estimated that every month about eight hundred papers relying on data from fMRI are published in the fields of psychology, cognitive science, and neuroscience. Entirely new fields of research have been opened: how the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 555–565.
Published: 01 December 2011
... from occupational medicine to political economy, public health to criminology, environmental law to insurance actuarial science, soil cleanup technology to social movement strategies. Countless fields of academic knowledge have benefitted from the RCA controversy. The case is even mentioned in some...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 359–362.
Published: 01 June 2010
... University of Chicago in 1933: they agreed that their homeland had produced no indigenous science despite the scientific spirit noticeable in a number of areas. The zigzag views of “what China is and is not” have constituted one of the field's defining problematics. Since A Cultural History of Modern...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 425–428.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Technology, Taiwan 2015 I remember vividly an academic conference on a certain field of natural science several years ago. The final claim in my presentation was that it was necessary to foresee and counteract hype in scientific research in order to bypass what has been called the “trough of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 181–193.
Published: 01 June 2019
... and other ornithological field research. Over time, and through various campaigns, the CLO has built a huge database, now available to the public online. According to their website, “More than 400,000 people contribute to the Cornell Lab’s citizen-science projects each year, gathering data on a vast...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 305–329.
Published: 01 September 2017
... technology in order to pursue independent development. To develop Japanese technology, Japan's S&T policy prioritized disseminating S&T all over the country and fostering human resources in the S&T field ( Science and Technology Agency 1958 ). The first white paper, dated 1958, clearly...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 143–145.
Published: 01 December 2007
... technological development: the encounter with the Jesuits in the late sixteenth to seventeenth centuries, the lesser-known eighteenth century, the Protestant impact of the nineteenth century, and the period of self-strengthening up through the aftermath of the Sino–Japanese war. He ranges over many fields of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 423–431.
Published: 01 September 2017
... career path to gender and science, and with a survey of the field, she emphasizes the importance of Keller's talk in Kaohsiung to debates in Taiwan that continue to this day. Two scientists also provide their accounts here. Chien-Kuang Cornelia Ding, then a medical student, writes about how Keller's 2008...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 541–548.
Published: 01 November 2012
... immediately after the publication of Structure 's Taiwan translation in 1985, which would constitute Taiwan's first development of a field known as history and philosophy of science (HPS), along with related fields like Foucauldian and feminist research. The third part of this essay briefly describes an...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 November 2014
... adaptation is what fascinates us about science cafés, and we want to tease out from our own experiences lessons that may be more generally applicable to the field of public communication of science and technology. The article is structured as follows: First, we review the literature on participatory...