1-20 of 172 Search Results for

Japanese STS

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 September 2018) 12 (3): 331–336.
Published: 01 September 2018
... STS learn from Yoshioka; what are his lessons for Japanese STS? He was an excellent historian of contemporary technology, at the same time extending his analysis using the sociology of technoscience, and he was the most influential critic of Japan’s nuclear policy. Toward the end of his life he became...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 505–509.
Published: 01 December 2009
... institutionalization of STS in Singapore. It was a stimulating experience, and allowed me to reflect on STS in Japan in a wider Asian/global context. 2 The March workshop also led to a round-table session on Japanese STS in an East Asian context held in June 2009 in Taiwan. 1 STS can also be Science...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 123–127.
Published: 01 March 2010
... suffering, challenging situations, and unresolved ambiguities. Subjecting techno-science to serious social study is the concern of STS scholars in Asia and around the world. The twenty-first century is a challenging time for Japanese and East Asian STS scholars. We ask ourselves how STS is critical and...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 143–149.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Togo Tsukahara Copyright © 2019 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2019 This essay is intended to be part 2 of my reflections on Japanese STS. Following my review on the criticism of Hidetoshi Kihara and of the late Hitoshi Yoshioka and Osamu Kanamori in the last issue of EASTS...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 153–160.
Published: 01 March 2010
... redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. East Asia STS Japanese STS Co-word analysis Research proposal Daiwie Fu ( 2007 ) made several points regarding the development of East Asian science, technology, and society (EASTS): East Asian STS will offer fresh STS perspectives because of its...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 519–540.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Asian STS that grounds methodological advocacy for how anthropological STS initiatives revise received models and theories and how they work from multiple and differentiated Asian sites, thereby focusing on the importance of Asian examples in global theory without sliding into meaningless discussions of...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 465–485.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Ruey-Lin Chen This article explores some possible forms that a special East Asian approach to STS studies might take. The goal is to build a methodology of East Asian STS theories. The first step is the articulation of a theoretical basis for such an approach. The author considers the potential for...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 185–204.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Anders Blok This article draws on ethnographic studies (conducted in Japan) into ongoing controversies over Japanese “research” whaling, in order to theorize what it might mean, in STS and elsewhere, to think comparatively about global connections, networks, and flows. Since the 1970s, Japanese...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 145–158.
Published: 01 March 2013
... of topics and interests. The diversity of the Japanese example appears to stem from a set of historical, political, and cultural contexts. Understanding the diversity of STS and its background permits us to rethink the meaning of research within local contexts, potentially ameliorating future...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 519–524.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Morris Low The field of the history of Japanese science is at a crossroads. By working with STS scholars, promoting interaction with the Asian region and beyond, the field can be reinvigorated. This paper outlines the current situation and identifies key institutions and players who will lead the...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 237–241.
Published: 01 December 2007
... make use of them, we need to know what are the real differences among us. The purpose of this presentation is to identify them. First, I will describe a short history of Japanese STS. And at the end of the paper, I will briefly compare it with STS in East Asia. In my presentation, I will divide...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 381–394.
Published: 01 September 2011
... assess and manage the situation. First we outline four conspicuous characteristics of these disasters, then we offer some political background and describe the commitment of Japanese STS to disaster management. At the end we discuss our suggestions for policy makers. We have all realized that this...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 145–151.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Japanese STS, especially over the last several years. The year 2005 is considered to have been the “First Year of Japanese Science Communication” ( Kobayashi 2007 : 18). It was a landmark year when science communicator training programs were established in three universities under the auspices of the...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 511–518.
Published: 01 December 2009
... established in 1990 and the first president of STSNJ was Hideto Nakajima. In 1992, the Japan Journal for Science, Technology and Society was established by Japanese Association for STS (JASTS), and Miwao Matsumoto currently has overall responsibility for this journal. In 1998, the International Conference...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 441–443.
Published: 01 November 2012
... of East Asian STS, and especially Japanese STS, in his introduction to the panel discussion on STS in Japan and East Asia (vol. 3, issue 4). Yung-Sik Kim also expressed his view on the role of East Asian traditions in his introduction to the special issue “Specialized Knowledge in Traditional East...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 53–75.
Published: 01 December 2007
... decision-making process Nuclear power Local contexts Referendum Relevant marginal actor This paper is an STS (Science, Technology and Society) case study which sheds new light on the social decision-making processes of Japanese nuclear power plant siting within local contexts. In order to...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Asian STS conferences are regularly held in Japan, South Korea, China, and Taiwan; in 2006, the Sixth East Asian STS conference was held in Japan. Some exciting research collaborations, such as those on Japanese colonial science and imperial universities, 2 have been formed. Each society in East Asia...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 137–141.
Published: 01 March 2019
... . The Invention of Modern Science . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press . Tsukahara Togo . 2009 . “ Introduction (1): Japanese STS in Global, East Asian, and Local Contexts .” East Asian Science, Technology and Society 3 , no. 4 : 505 – 9 . Verran Helen . 2002 . “ A...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 115–136.
Published: 01 March 2019
... structures. More specifically, many have explored East Asia’s subordination in terms of dominatory global dynamics, though the region also has local specificities including Japanese imperialism, a topic in need of further STS exploration ( Clancey 2007 ; Fu 2013 ). However, it is clear that the dynamics of...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 197–199.
Published: 01 June 2018
... exhibits the novel and challenging results of Japanese anthropology and science studies to a non-Japanese audience. Internationally renowned STS scholars have been invited to serve on the advisory board, including Donald MacKenzie, Annemarie Mol, Andrew Pickering, Geoffrey C. Bowker, and EASTS associate...