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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 393–415.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Alfred Montoya Abstract This article examines emerging strategies employed by nongovernmental organizations working in HIV/AIDS prevention and control in Vietnam that have been put to work in the recent past in the context of precipitous declines in US funding for such work through the President’s...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 345–347.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Jia-shin Chen Hans Tao-Ming Huang 黃道明 , ed., Aizi zhili yu zaidi xingdong 愛滋治理與在地行動 [ AIDS Governance and Local Actions ] Chungli, Taiwan : National Central University , 2012 . 252 pp. Hans Tao-Ming Huang 黃道明 , ed., Aizi fangzhi, falu yu yuyue de zhengzhi 愛滋防治、法律與愉悅的政治 [ HIV...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 35–67.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Alfred J. Montoya This article explores the collection, compilation and circulation of contested quantitative data within an emerging HIV/AIDS apparatus in Vietnam, a United States–led apparatus that prioritizes indicators of performance, fiscal efficiency, and quantitative measures of program...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 453–464.
Published: 01 November 2012
... theoretical approach based on Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari's notion of assemblages, which differs significantly from Latourian actor network theory. The concept's analytic advantages are illustrated by a case study of Taiwan's campaign to stem HIV transmission among injection drug users. It is hoped that...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 127–131.
Published: 01 March 2017
... prosperity did not provide immunity to the problem of HIV. It was in the end only through international aid that the therapy, although nearly one decade late and only available to those striving for inclusion ( Nguyen 2010 ), could be accessed by HIV-infected individuals in the global South. Africa, home to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 429–432.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., as the book is concerned more with subjects who bear the stigmata of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) and illegal drug use in a marginalized ethnic society than with the objects, knowledge, and (infra)structures that are dubbed “technoscientific” and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 39–55.
Published: 01 March 2019
... disease in various countries is still patchy, and it is a somewhat difficult research subject for the period before the late nineteenth century and the use of microscopes and other devices to discover pathogens. For carriers of HIV/AIDS we do have reliable knowledge for many countries. Peter Baldwin has...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 277–280.
Published: 01 June 2017
... illustrate how the relationships between science, technology, and society were constructed historically in the Japanese context, part 2 discusses various STS-related cases in Japan: Minamata disease, itai-itai disease, the Monju trial, the HIV-tainted blood scandal, and the Winny criminal trial. In chapter 6...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 495–501.
Published: 01 December 2018
... fosters sophisticated techniques of self-curation on social media platforms as the communities take on increasingly digitized forms. Alfred Montoya’s study of the social networking strategies adopted by HIV/AIDS workers in the face of drastic reductions in funding uncovers a naive adherence to information...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2009
... answer, I will then attempt to determine myself what kind of ‘problem’ seems to ground these new surveys of science in China. Each author deals with science in China from a distinctive ethnographic vantage point: one from an examination of the pseudoscience of qigong; another from participation in a HIV...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 493–495.
Published: 01 December 2016
... epidemics as HIV/AIDS, complicate how we interpret the role of barefoot doctors in the history of rural medicine in China? These minor complaints notwithstanding, this book is a solid piece of scholarship that demonstrates the value of combining detailed archival work with rare ethnographic data for...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 539–541.
Published: 01 December 2009
... rise of the Japanese Red Cross Society during the late 1970s. But even the highly regarded Red Cross failed to collect enough blood for modern surgical needs, and a reliance on American imports led to the tragic infection of so many Japanese hemophiliacs with HIV in 1980s and 1990s. As to organ...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 359–376.
Published: 01 December 2018
... within human networks. Montoya considers how “a global risks- and rights-bearing figure,” the human at the center of human rights and humanitarian discourse and practice, emerged in the post–World War II period. This figure was responsible for the transformation of HIV/AIDS aid provision in Vietnam...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 261–264.
Published: 01 June 2014
... and cultivate the state's small family ideal. In one of the most informative chapters in the book, Joan Kaufman carefully reconstructs the events, involving both domestic and international actors, that produced an astonishing shift in the Chinese state's attitude to HIV/AIDS, from denial in the 1980s...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 429–433.
Published: 01 December 2015
... number of courses witnessed all over the world since the 1980s, “Chinese medicine” used in very diverse situations and milieus (for example, in postwar Iraq, in Africa, in Europe and America in high-tech hospitals for pain relief, in AIDS/HIV or cancer care projects, and in private clinics) is...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 165–169.
Published: 01 March 2010
... to obscure the similarities. The debate over decision-making in health care and the involvement of the family with reference to Confucian familism is recapitulated in practical and ethical conflicts that arise over some medical decisions in the West, for example genetic testing or HIV testing. There...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 March 2008
... January 2003, four HIV-positive farmers from Henan province, representing a further 15, sent a letter of complaint to the US National Institutes of Health and the Chinese Ministry of Health claiming that they had been mistreated in the course of a clinical trial based at Ditan hospital in Beijing. The...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 257–277.
Published: 01 June 2019
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 323–330.
Published: 01 June 2019
... research interventions in addressing the HIV/AIDs crisis, and since then numerous grassroots citizen-science efforts have addressed environmental crises and ongoing pollution, and the aftermaths of techoscientific disaster. While citizen science offers hope, indeed, the broader trends to which these...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 487–491.
Published: 01 November 2012
... article. In all three articles, however, the two issues are closely related, and their discussions shed light on both of these fundamental problems in East Asian STS. In his subtle and nuanced case study, Jia-shin applies Deleuze and Guattari's notion of assemblages to the HIV harm reduction policy of...