1-20 of 311 Search Results for

History of the body

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 453–474.
Published: 01 December 2009
... freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Forensic medicine Inquest Coroners Autopsy History of the body Law Qing dynasty History of death In 1829, a man from Sichuan named Shi Darong was traveling to Tengyue subprefecture in Western...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 637–640.
Published: 01 December 2013
... fit into a very different intellectual understanding of the medical body, Pi is also telling a story that speaks to broader questions about the politics of translation, the global history of science and medicine, and the ways in which conceptions of the body have been negotiated in cross-cultural...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 73–91.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Masato Fukushima This article provides a theoretical basis for reconsidering current discussions on the relation between the body, technology, and enhancement. Using the conceptual distinctions of model 1 (which is based on the notion of the unmediated body and technology) and model 2 (which begins...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2010) 4 (3): 467–473.
Published: 01 September 2010
... This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Research into the history of Japanese psychiatry has shown some signs of change in the last couple of decades and is now undergoing a remarkable transformation. As in many other...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 377–392.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., their results constituted judiciable evidence. Over two centuries, technologically mediated “confessions of the flesh” helped overcome the long history of judicial skepticism over the identity and veracity of the potentially criminal subject. The body had become such an impeccable and...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 417–438.
Published: 01 December 2018
... the transformation of his body that now sports close to eighteen-inch biceps, calve muscles that push through the fabric of his jeans when he walks, and a thick delta of veins that snake across his underarms and are visible even when he is fully at rest. A history of torn ligaments, and depression...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 159–167.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Kjell Ericson Kanamori , Osamu 金森修, ed., Shōwa zenki no kagaku shisōshi 昭和前期の科学思想史 [ Essays on the History of Scientific Thought in Modern Japan: From 1920 to 1960 ] Tokyo : Keisō Shobō , 2011 . 432 pp. ¥5,400 . Kanamori , Osamu 金森修, ed., Shōwa kōki no kagaku...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 461–478.
Published: 01 August 2014
... discussion we report some of the history of archiving and database construction with special reference to Tibetan and Uighur medical history. And we conclude by discussing some of the practical, conceptual, and technical challenges that face any such project to systematize traditional bodies of knowledge...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 361–379.
Published: 01 September 2008
... strategy of enlisting the active participation of South Korean women on behalf of the program asked rural women in particular to submit their bodies to the state's scrutiny, even as they formed the core of the distribution network. In this respect, FP anticipated the mass mobilization of rural South Korea...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 159–163.
Published: 01 March 2013
... historians of medicine to produce new findings in diverse domains, including the origins of acupuncture and mo 脈, the experience of the body, and the interplay between medicine and occult culture ( Yamada 1998 ; Li 2001 ; Kuriyama 1999 ; Harper 1998 ). Chin Shih-ch'i's Medicine, Medical History, and...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 427–429.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Kuo-Li on fever. Both authors focus on disease categories in transition during a long period of transition when different ways of conceiving the human body and medicine encountered each other and negotiated common ground. In contrast to their approach to cultural history, other contributions...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 445–451.
Published: 01 November 2012
..., but rather it allows us to treat this Western body of knowledge and practice as “one cultural resource among many others” ( Chen Kuan-hsing 2010: 223 ). Indeed, as Rey Chow (2000) suggests, a lingering attachment to Western theory can give Asians and others the opportunity to be both local and...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 355–357.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Pingyi Chu Heinrich Larissa N. , The Afterlife of Images: Translating the Pathological Body between China and the West Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2008 . pp. 222 + xiv , ISBN 9780822340935 2 2 2010 2 2 2010 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2010 2010...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 107–111.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Nature , 203 – 30 . New York : Routledge . Jackson Mark ( 2006 ). Allergy: The History of a Modern Malady . London : Reaktion . Martin Emily ( 1994 ). Flexible Bodies: Tracking Immunity in American Culture from the Days of Polio to the Age of AIDS . Boston : Beacon Press . ...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 189–215.
Published: 01 June 2011
.... Shepherd School of Culture, History and Language, ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, The Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia e-mail: cshepherd12@gmail.com A. McWilliam Research School of Asia and the Pacific, The Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia e...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 303–319.
Published: 01 September 2012
... is the most popular and has the longest history. On 4 October 2008, Science Café aired a special program titled “ Science of English ,” which attracted a large audience. The program described Korean society's fascination with English and then speculated about the reasons. It examined the question...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 113–117.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Koichi Mikami Mima Tatsuya , Risuku ka sareru shintai—Gendai igaku to touchi no tekunorojī リスク化される身体 —現代医学と統治のテクノロジ [Body as Risk—Modern Medicine and the Technology of Governance] Tokyo: Seido-sha , 2012 . 250 pp. ¥2400 . © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 235–264.
Published: 01 June 2008
... peasant bodies and their cultural identities are represented in the virtual space of NIAs. The revolutionary modernization and development agendas that China has carried out ever since the 1949 Socialist Revolution have been significantly biased towards the city. This has engendered a cultural hierarchy...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 17–37.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., a device to detect body temperature, the clinical thermometer, became incredibly popular, and Reiser provided the basic story for this in his seminal book Medicine and the Reign of Technology . According to Reiser, the technology of thermometry had a long history in which Galileo de Galilei...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 379–399.
Published: 01 September 2012
... certain types of bodies, its safety and efficacy must have been already established on a group of bodies that are considered similar to those for whom the drug is intended. This is different from what has taken place in the United States with regard to social movements aimed at increasing the diversity of...