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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-Suk, Choe...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 343–353.
Published: 01 December 2016
... 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 which the IUD as a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 585–589.
Published: 01 December 2011
... 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 different from contraception in the eyes of the people...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 377–399.
Published: 01 December 2016
... methods for couples who wanted to practice family planning. Chiang advocated condom 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...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 445–467.
Published: 01 December 2016
... and the society in which the people live.” He went on to suggest that family planning workers serving such an initiative tended to regard 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...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 327–334.
Published: 01 September 2008
... 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 geographical juncture . Gender...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 355–376.
Published: 01 December 2016
... 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. Although prewar impact was likely minimal except within select metropolitan circles, the ring became quite well-known after World War II, even...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 303–326.
Published: 01 September 2008
... ( 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 Korea linked with the Planned Parenthood Federation of Korea to exert control especially over the bodies of rural...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 423–444.
Published: 01 December 2016
... pills—while two more methods were used in Bandaragama, namely diaphragm/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...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 401–422.
Published: 01 December 2016
... instructors were the barrier (condoms and diaphragms) and Ogino/rhythm methods, while at times IUDs were inserted by obstetricians/gynecologists who were members of the IUD study group in Okinawa. By the latter half of the 1960s, the majority of women in Okinawa had some experience with contraception...