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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 235–264.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Choong-Hwan Park The peasantry is probably the last social category that researchers of technology and society readily associate with the use of high technologies such as the Internet. But in China recently, tens of thousands of peasant entrepreneurs, engaged in a unique form of rural tourism...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 479–494.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Connor Graham; Eric Kerr; Natalie Pang; Michael M. J. Fischer Abstract The Internet or, as these authors argue, Internets (plural) in Asia are composed of cables and exchanges, protocols and firewalls, regulations and other legal devices, making them subject to investment and governance strategies...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 229–252.
Published: 01 June 2014
... primarily depends on a variety of data elicited from observation, interviews, and various literatures. In the discussion section, I raise questions concerning how we should understand public participation differently in STS and how the Internet age brings us new forms of politics and participation. 04...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 439–458.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Sora Park Abstract Among young people’s online activities, a significant portion involves social networking and communication. The additional social space afforded by the Internet has extended the way young people relate to their surrounding world. This study examined how young people adapt to the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 417–438.
Published: 01 December 2018
... spheres across time and space, ultimately producing a hybridization of the real. 14 02 2017 31 05 2018 Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2018 bodybuilding Internet use social media Indian middle class urban India fitness identity online...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 157–160.
Published: 01 March 2009
... or altered. All rights reserved. Out of Control: Information Sharing, Security and Anonymity in the Internet (original title: アウト・オブ・コントロールネットにおける情報共有・セキュリティ・匿名性) by Takushi Otani(大谷卓史), is a comprehensive review of the current problems and possibilities in the Japanese Internet environment...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 495–501.
Published: 01 December 2018
... signal as much an alternative to European or American contexts as they do the need to establish the specificity and the situatedness (a fragile term) of the communities in question. The Internet (for the sake of convenience I understand by this designation all actual and potential devices connected in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 359–376.
Published: 01 December 2018
... one essay that comprise this issue. Positioning this discussion within Asia is pertinent for a number of reasons. First, within Asia, East and Southeast Asia are the fastest-growing markets in the world for Internet and mobile communications technology ( Lee 2017 ). In Southeast Asia, people...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 7.
Published: 01 March 2019
... the same way that original articles examine empirical phenomena or theoretical issues. Books and their reviews constitute a dialogue that echoes the ideals of the Republic of Letters. Therefore, compared with one-shot reviews that can be easily accessed through the internet or other electronic means...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 27–45.
Published: 01 March 2008
... militant, rhetoric caught the eyes of the foreign press. The New York Times Internet posted a photo of still-wholehearted Hwang supporters demonstrating and carrying candles, along with a title, “Blinded by Pride,” sarcastically making fun of the supporters' praise to Hwang, the “Pride of Korea.” The...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 147–151.
Published: 01 March 2009
... and important Information and Communication Technology like the Internet and cellular phones ( keitai , “something you carry with you”) have become in Japanese society. Japanese youth use keitai more than PCs, according research. Even elementary school students are using keitai to communicate with...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 189–209.
Published: 01 June 2008
... ( Euromonitor 2003 ). Ownership of telephones and mobile phones amongst city residents rose significantly from 32.2% and 38.9% in 2002 to 49.2% and 80.5% in 2006 ( Hu 2007 ). In Beijing and Shanghai, Internet penetration tops the country at 46.6% and 45.8%, respectively (Shanghai ranks second in Internet...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 627–628.
Published: 01 December 2010
... human rights, about education and human capital, about the large-scale rural–urban migration and mobility of the population, employment, the internet, and so on. The empowerment of people not only enhances the micro-power of the individual and changes the power structure—it also improves the quality of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 141–142.
Published: 01 March 2014
... stage of development of the genomics industry, before it had taken an estimated 15 years and billions of dollars to map all 3.3 billion base pairs in the human genome. Like the democratization of cyberspace in the Internet revolution, the processing cost and speed of genomics have dropped dramatically...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 151–165.
Published: 01 June 2008
... intimacy with family, peers or friends relate to the technologies available to express them, and to the political economy in which they are embedded? Such questions fascinate theorists of the Internet Society, for digital technologies have opened up seemingly infinite new possibilities for creating human...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 459–478.
Published: 01 December 2018
... human. Network refers to the channels through which this figure is circulated, such as broadcasting, writing, and of course, the Internet. Other constitutive elements of the network include promissory technoscientific research and innovation as well as their promoters and popularizers. Also important...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 111–113.
Published: 01 November 2014
.... For example, an analysis of Senator George Allen's infamous “macaca” utterance at a rally in 2006 shows that while the statement was meant to dehumanize a nonwhite person by comparing him to a monkey, it ended up shaming Allen himself as it spread across the Internet. In the second part, the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 91–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
... inhibit such infrastructure change. In certain respects, the pattern followed in the biofuel innovation process resembles that found in earlier stories of innovation out of ITB. As was the case for both the domestic satellite industry and the spread of the Internet in Indonesia ( Barker 2005, 2015...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 March 2008
... major printed newspapers or on TV ( Lee 2006 ). But it was getting more prevalent and was becoming the majority opinion on the Internet. On December 5, an anonymous posting on <Scieng>, an Internet site for young scientists and engineers, criticized the dominant opinion. According to the writer...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 329–339.
Published: 01 September 2011
... the Ministry of Health and the AsiaCord, with a preservation capacity of 300,000 cord-blood units ( Union Stem Cell & Gene Engineering Co., Ltd. n.d. ). Union Stem Cell mobilizes various resources to advertise and expand its cord-blood banking service. The Internet has played a crucial role in...