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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 205–211.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Gregory Clancey © National Science Council, Taiwan 2008 2008 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. There is clearly much work to be done on science in the Japanese colonial empire and on colonialism as a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 253–255.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Hsiu Jane Chen 陳秀真 Chang 張秀蓉 Hsiu-Jung , ed., Rizhi Taiwan yiliao gongwei wushi nian 日治臺灣醫療公衛五十年 [ Fifty Years of Advancement: A Collection of Taiwan's Medical and Public Health Records under Japanese Colonial Rule ] Taipei : Guoli Taiwan daxue chuban zhongxin , 2012 . 598 pp . NT...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 477–497.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Michael Shiyung Liu During the early Cold War period, medical reconstruction accelerated in Taiwan with the valuable support of the American medical profession. A common interpretation of this medical reconstruction focused on either the Japanese colonial legacy or the American heritage from China...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 47–71.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Shiyung Liu Because the medical modernization of Meiji Japan has been identified with progress in Asian societies, Japanese colonial medicine has been viewed as a carefully planned project. Colonial propaganda capitalized on this image in bringing “civilization to colonies.” In postwar scholarship...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 65–82.
Published: 01 March 2012
... attention to how deeply nationalism has been intertwined with scientists' everyday work—including their research agendas and methodologies. This essay examines the practices of Korean biologists during the Japanese colonial period (1910–45), focusing on how the members of an emerging occupational category...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 335–359.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Sonja Kim This article examines birth control as practice and discourse in 1920s and 1930s Korea under Japanese colonial rule and explores links with family planning and reproductive practices in post-1945 South Korea. The control of women's reproduction held critical implications for meanings of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 183–203.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Masumi Zaiki; Togo Tsukahara This paper outlines some characteristics of the academic activity in the Japanese colonial setting, with special reference to meteorology on the southern colonial frontier of Japan's Empire, through the works of Ogasawara Kazuo at Taihoku Imperial University. We first...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Shuntaro Tsuru Abstract This article examines the extension of cultivation technologies by Japanese sugar companies in colonial Taiwan during the 1910s. As it became necessary for them to price their sugar more competitively in a Japanese market that by the end of the 1900s had become oversupplied...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 361–379.
Published: 01 September 2008
...), saw two pilot studies carried out in Koyang (rural, beginning in 1963) and Sundong-gu (Seoul metropolitan area, 1964–1966), before being carried to rural areas nationwide. If the program began with numerous echoes of Japanese colonial practice, it was mobilized specifically in terms of the emerging...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 147–152.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Japanese colonial Universities. In relation to techno-science/medicine in East Asia, the historical significance of Japanese colonialism was a question which has been pondered at length but which has not been subjected to full-scale investigation until recently. Except for a few medical histories and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 489–492.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Jung Lee Henry Todd A. , Assimilating Seoul: Japanese Rule and the Politics of Public Space in Colonial Korea, 1910–1945 Berkeley: University of California Press , 2014 . 299 pp . $47.75 . © 2016 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2016 Todd A. Henry looks into the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 167–181.
Published: 01 December 2007
... that the control of insects became a social agenda in Japan. In colonial Taiwan, the transformation of the environment was initiated to exterminate the mosquito vectors of malaria. Almost simultaneously, in the metropolises of the Japanese mainland, extermination of flies was initiated through mass...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 355–378.
Published: 01 September 2012
... policies, and institutions illuminating the Japanese government's attempts to control epidemics domestically in the colonies ( Bartholomew 1989 ; Johnston 1995 ; Iijima 2005 ; Janetta 2007 ). Other works have examined how the evolving medical system with new regulations on doctors, nurses, and hospitals...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 101–125.
Published: 01 March 2012
... an athletic contest at an elementary school near the town of Puli and killed 134 Japanese nationals ( Ching 2001: 138 ). In the words of Leo Ching, this was the “surprise of all surprises” because “the perpetrators were from what the colonial officials had praised as the most ‘enlightened and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 153–165.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Boumsoung Kim Taking the global deployment of scientific activities in the contexts of colonies and empires into consideration, this essay discusses seismological practices on and in Taiwan, circa 1900. During the early years of Taiwan's colonization, the Japanese empire had to cope with the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 297–322.
Published: 01 April 2014
... power relationships within Japan's technical aid network that emerged out of shared histories of Japanese colonial rule in Asia and the rise of the US Cold War order. While some studies have traced the origins of developmentalism in Asia in the histories of Western empires, little work has been done on...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 123–125.
Published: 01 March 2011
... people and the environment to meet Japanese standards. Yet, according to Ku, Japan's effort apparently did not succeed, for the Taiwanese people—many of whom were resistant and apathetic—made Japan change their colonial policy. In chapter 4, Liu Shiyung points out the limitations of the preventive...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 519–524.
Published: 01 December 2009
... largest graduate program led by Lim Jongtae and Hong Sungook. Several students work on Japan or colonial Japanese science in Korea. And there is much expectation that graduate programs (albeit in STS) will one day be established at both the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology where Kim Dong...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 331–336.
Published: 01 September 2018
... to launch an English-language journal for East Asian STS (one of the very rudimental ideas that eventually became EASTS ). It was also in the same year that my proposed project on the historical research of the former Japanese colonial Imperial Universities was accepted to receive JSPS (Japanese...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 483–485.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Boumsoung Kim 小林茂 Shigeru Kobayashi , Gaihōzu: Teikoku Nihon no Ajia Chizu 外邦図—帝国日本のアジア地図 [Pictures of Foreign Countries: Japanese Empire's Maps on Asia] Tokyo : Chūō-kōrōn , 2011 . iv + 282 pp . ¥860 . © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2014 In Gaihōzu...