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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 483–501.
Published: 01 December 2010
... industry at every level, from food packaging to the nutritional quality of the food itself. But the very newness of the field has had a significant impact on efforts to establish a dialogue between scientists and the general public on issues surrounding the commercialization of nanotechnology. In such a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 503–519.
Published: 01 December 2010
... science and society relationship by focusing on the scientist as citizen. Over time, a significant minority of scientists have been active in raising public concerns around the social impacts of science and technology, particularly around biotechnology and nanotechnology. This paper presents results from...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 505–528.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Douglas Ashwell The discovery of genetically modified (GM) food in New Zealand in 1998 prompted a highly politicized debate about GM or biotechnology. In response, the government established a Royal Commission on Genetic Modification in May 2000. The Royal Commission and public opposition to GM...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 145–158.
Published: 01 March 2013
... stakeholder/regulation and management , mass-media analysis/science journalism , gender , public participation/technology assessment , nanotechnology , global warming , genetically modified food , public attitude , media discourse , biotechnology/safety , women in science , and science...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 475–482.
Published: 01 December 2010
... for public engagement in science and technology issues in Australia, Japan and Aotearoa/New Zealand. It traverses issues relating to new energy technologies, food nanotechnology, the environmental impacts of dioxins, toxic waste disposal, genetic modification and the way scientists engage with the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 175–193.
Published: 01 June 2014
..., STS researchers seeking academic legitimacy or funding overlook the political history of their discipline ( Dubois 2001 ). The great success of nanotechnology projects as measured by the recent financial rush has involved the enlistment of social sciences in a scientific project that has jettisoned...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 153–160.
Published: 01 March 2010
... example, the JSTS journal featured “science communication” in volume 5 and “nanotechnologyin volume 6. However, the choice of topics can be regarded as representative of each STS community. Second is the limited number of journals compared. In this report, only two journals were analyzed. We can...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 367–383.
Published: 01 September 2009
... here in that register. The complex houses five of Singapore's seven biomedical institutes; the BioInformatics Institute (BII), the Bioprocessing Technology Institute (BTI), the Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS), the Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (IBN), and the Institute of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 103–123.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Singapore's industrial base, with efforts to establish biotechnology (then primarily understood as “the industrial processing of materials by micro-organisms and other biological agents”; ST , 16 March 1983) by attracting “plant and food biotechnology companies,” in the mid-1980s took on a new dynamic. The...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 353–372.
Published: 01 September 2017
... appeared that the DCGI was uncertain about the reach of its powers, perhaps because it is only nominally similar to the US Food and Drug Administration, with a remit primarily related to drug approvals ( Sunder Rajan 2007 ). In their study, Shashank S. Tiwari and Sujatha Raman (2014) held that the DCGI...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 87–101.
Published: 01 March 2013
... investment, so technical know-how remains largely in the hands of the investors; hence, the only truly Thai global companies are related in one way or another to food and agriculture. One effect of the globalized economy is giant conglomerates specializing in animal feed and other kinds of foodstuffs...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 459–478.
Published: 01 December 2018
.... The translation introduced to Korean readers the decades-old idea of preserving the human body at low temperature in the hope of waking up again someday in the future. The same publisher also released translations of K. Eric Drexler’s Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology (1986) and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 439–444.
Published: 01 September 2008
.... Contemporary development in science and technology has a tendency to converge in a few leading innovative technologies, such as nanotechnology, biotechnology, and information–communication technology. One country after another pours resources into these fields, but only a limited number can finally succeed...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 425–428.
Published: 01 December 2015
... policy, encourage a boom, and what is the role of myth? Do specific technologies drive such booms? Do new research projects or novel concepts come up after the boom passes? To answer the questions, she picks two cases: DDT at midcentury and nanotechnology since the 1990s. In a novel move, she reframes...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 171–174.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Institute 2004 ). 1 The annual project budget of US-HGP was approximately 135 million US dollars in 1991 and 437 million US dollars in 2003. Taiwan's first ELSI program was launched in 1998 as a part of what later became the National Research Program for Genomic Medicine (NRPGM), with strong...