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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 361–379.
Published: 01 September 2008
... redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Family Planning Birth Control IUD Population Biomedicine South Korea Cold War In an editorial published in The New York Times in January 2006 following the admission of falsified images contained in the work of South Korean scientist Hwang Woo...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 343–353.
Published: 01 December 2016
... population control movement of the Cold War era (for a review, see Connelly 2003 ). More recently, in STS, Chikako Takeshita (2011) has investigated how R&D leading to the intrauterine device (IUD) was strongly tied to the political discourse of population control in the 1960s and exposed the ways in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 585–589.
Published: 01 December 2011
... devices and methods, including gynecologist Ogino Kyūsaku's rhythm method; the Ōta Ring, a kind of IUD developed by Ōta Tenrei; and the spermicide (in fact, abortifacient) iodo tincture. Their circulation reflected people's urgent needs at the time. Despite the official ban, abortion, which was little...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 377–399.
Published: 01 December 2016
... use ( United Daily 1959), but a shift occurred in 1962, when the JCRR and Population Council staff decided to promote new intrauterine devices (IUDs) specifically targeting married women. This shift confirms feminist STS scholar Nelly Oudshoorn's (2003: 14) observation that gender asymmetry in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 445–467.
Published: 01 December 2016
... family planning primarily as a tool for population control and “talk only about the IUD and the pill” ( Kunii 1977 ), the contraceptives championed by such “international” population control movements. 23 In other words, the use of the term humanistic was also Kunii's critical response to “foreign...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 327–334.
Published: 01 September 2008
... time trends in Korea and Taiwan . In Chang Y. & Donaldson P. J. (Eds.), Population change in the Pacific Region (pp. 121 – 39 ). Vancouver : Pacific Science Association . Takeshita C. ( 2004 ). Contraceptive technology and reproductive rights: the IUD at historical and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 355–376.
Published: 01 December 2016
... embrace of the possibilities of social transformation, both within Japan and the territories coming under imperial control. To cite an example, the Ota ring, an early intrauterine device (IUD), was first developed in Japan in the 1930s, and Frühstück briefly refers to its distribution in Taiwan and Korea...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 303–326.
Published: 01 September 2008
... clinical trials in the 1950s ( Marks 1998 ), South Korea functioned similarly in the 1960s for the IUD (e.g., Dugdale 2000 ; Takashita 2004). DiMoia's paper enriches this history. Because “Seoul is full,” the Republic of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 423–444.
Published: 01 December 2016
.../jelly and IUDs ( Hyrenius and Ahs 1968: 8–10 ). In the 1950s, foam tablets were being tested in Sri Lanka by Dr. Clarence Gamble. His mission was “to find a cheap contraceptive to control the population of the less developed areas of the world.” 11 For this purpose he placed paid workers at different...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 401–422.
Published: 01 December 2016
... couples had no male children. In consideration of the preference for boys, it set three children as the recommended target ( Sawada 2014 ). The main contraceptive methods taught by the instructors were the barrier (condoms and diaphragms) and Ogino/rhythm methods, while at times IUDs were inserted by...