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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 99–121.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Rueylin Chen This article discusses the conflict that broke out between the Taiwanese Positivists and New Confucians in 1950s Taiwan. Opposing views on science, tradition, Chinese culture, and Western culture led to a series of debates, which yielded significant impacts on Taiwanese society. After...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 321–334.
Published: 01 September 2012
... 2012 Taiwan neuroethics Confucian policy brain bank survey Since the term neuroethics in its current sense was coined by the New York Times columnist William Safire in 2002 , the Western world has seen the rise of a new discipline devoted to examining the ethical, legal, and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 327–329.
Published: 01 September 2018
... evolution and progress in the New Text School of Confucianism ( Jinwen xuepai 今文学派). By this reading, Confucian thought and progress do not necessarily exclude each other (contrary to the findings of Max Weber). Later political thinkers such as Sun Yat-sen 孙逸仙 (1866–1925) and Mao Zedong 毛泽东 (1893–1976...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 147–166.
Published: 01 June 2012
... 2007 ). During the sixteenth century Chinese scholars were well aware of the growing inaccuracy of their calendar and raised various suggestions on how to amend it ( Elman 2000 : 468–73). Yet it was only with the Jesuits, and with the needs of a new dynasty, that a new calendar was adopted in the early...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 207–228.
Published: 01 June 2010
... yuanding 蔡元定 (1135–1198) who wrote a treatise devoted to harmonics, titled Lülü xinshu 露露新書 (New Book on the Pitches), which was circulated widely among scholars as it was included in the Xingli daquan 性理大全 (Great Compendia on Human Nature and Li). Many devoted themselves to the study of mathematics...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 93–121.
Published: 01 March 2008
... eighteenth century is then contextualized within a new, socio-cultural framework to understand the local, regional, and urban role of the Confucian teacher–scholar in a rapidly changing Tokugawa society. The concluding part of the article is based on new research using rare Kanbun medical materials in the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 5–26.
Published: 01 March 2009
... contrast between premodernity and modernity by comparing the prevalence of cholera in the early nineteenth and the early twentieth century. I discussed the new Western hygiene to control cholera decisively contributing to the destruction of the Confucian worldview and the generation of a new colonial...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 41–64.
Published: 01 March 2012
... current ideology and politics) to a new goal: to reevaluate ancient Chinese mathematics by demonstrating the importance of its inventions for the development of world mathematics. After the end of the Cultural Revolution (see section 4), Wu designed his method of mechanical theorem proving and also...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 219–221.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Shenmi Song 宋神秘 Fan Ka Wai , Beisong jiaozheng yishu ju xintan: Yi guojia yu yixue wei zhongxin 北宋校正醫書局新探,以國家與醫學為中心 [ A New Exploration on the Medical Books Revision Bureau of the Northern Song Dynasty ] Hong Kong : Chung Hwa Book Co. , 2014 . 327 pp . HK$108 . © 2016 Ministry...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 445–451.
Published: 01 November 2012
... even Australasia). Asian developments are adding to the heterogeneity of STS, offering new approaches, different emphases, and fresh topics. How, then, is East Asian STS related to local technoscientific nationalism, to area studies, to postcolonial critique, and to the interrogation of globalization...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 243–247.
Published: 01 December 2007
..., and other popular theories to cases found in East Asia? Do we merely produce case studies of East Asia along these lines? If not, what can be the distinctive intellectual contributions of our research? In answering these questions, Fu quickly urges us to turn to social practice and “new appropriate...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 439–458.
Published: 01 December 2018
... networked digital space. Semistructured interviews with adolescents (twelve to eighteen years old) in South Korea and Australia revealed that new norms of social interaction are constantly created and negotiated. First, online participants carefully curate what can be seen and what should be hidden from...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 257–275.
Published: 01 September 2018
... returned home once they had successfully completed their study abroad mission. After the Meiji Restoration, the new regime had a different use for the warrior class that had resided at the top of the pyramidal sociopolitical hierarchy. Early on, one of the most important policies by the new regime was...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 283–309.
Published: 01 June 2013
... static, statistical taxonomy of precisely measured blood and body parts. As an administrative tool of empire and nation building, the quantitatively defined Asian was plotted along Cartesian coordinates of racial purity. By the twenty-first century, new computational technologies flexibly supported both...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 347–362.
Published: 01 April 2014
... immediately reprinted and became one of the required readings for astronomy officers because calculations in the new calendar used methods from the SLJY . The mathematical compendium did not really have extensive influence on the intellectuals in the late Chosŏn period, who regarded only Confucian studies as...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 161–183.
Published: 01 June 2017
... approach to diagnosis, based on new interpretations of the concept of “presentation” ( shō / zheng 證). Unfortunately, the Sino-Japanese War cut short this fascinating dialogue on reforming medicine and set the traditional medicine professions in both countries on new nationalist trajectories. 06 10...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 257–285.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Laurence Monnais In the decade between 1935 and 1945, the discovery and diffusion of sulfonamides, commonly known as sulfa drugs, new medicines capable of controlling bacterial infections, launched a true therapeutic revolution. Predating antibiotics, these “first miracle drugs” to quote the title...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 355–378.
Published: 01 September 2012
... development in Japan and subsequent contested discussions of children's posture, the article explores how new kinds of Japanese physique were envisioned by medical experts and state authorities. The postures of the schoolchildren were viewed as reflections of Japan's developing modernity in a variety of forms...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2009
... of Chinese science reflects larger Western concerns about the definition and control of science itself, the rise of China as an international power, and the ability to ‘compete’ in a global market predicated on the creation and application of new science and technologies. 15 5 2008 15 12...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 107–139.
Published: 01 March 2014
... new type of personalized medicine. The central building block of this bridge is the Chinese medical concept of zheng 證/証, variously translated into English as syndrome, pattern, or type. My paper places side by side two different genealogies of how zheng assumed this central role. The first genealogy...