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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 545–566.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Gry Sagli This article discusses the reception of Chinese qigong in a Western context by focusing on the learning and experiencing of qigong in Norway. Drawing on ethnographic material from fieldwork among participants of a style of qigong referred to as Biyun medical qigong , I in particular...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 97–100.
Published: 01 March 2016
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 253–255.
Published: 01 June 2014
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 185–204.
Published: 01 June 2013
... whaling has been constituted as a high-profile global controversy, mired in a sensitive cultural politics of so-called whaling cultures (alongside Norway, Iceland, and various indigenous groups). While Euro-American environmentalists attempt to turn whales into charismatic friends of “humankind,” the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 461–464.
Published: 01 December 2008
... focuses on the experiences of being initiated into one form of qigong 氣功 in Norway, so-called Biyun qigong , known for its therapeutic effects but practised outside health institutions. In her description of how the participants of Biyun qigong classes learn to be affected and to affect their bodies...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 423–444.
Published: 01 December 2016
... from 1958 to 1982 amounted to US$33 million (approximately 71 million Swedish kronor in 1982) ( Wallroth 1984 ). So why was Sweden interested in funding such a program in Ceylon? With the decolonization that followed the Second World War, countries without a recent colonial past such as Norway and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 33–56.
Published: 01 March 2018
... list of friends’ phone numbers” was suggested as a strategy to “spark and engage girls’ interest and engagement in computing” ( Margolis and Fisher 2002: 120 ). In Norway, advertising campaigns for CS departments were made “to change the image of computer science to become less technical (‘masculine...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 565–583.
Published: 01 December 2010
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2015) 9 (3): 275–293.
Published: 01 June 2015
..., England, Europe, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Japan, Middle East, Norway, Philippines, Russia, South Korea, Spain, Thailand, Turkey, Scotland, Singapore, and Switzerland. As one respondent said, “I do not know how to count. Right now, I have collaborations with people in Korea and China. I...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 465–485.
Published: 01 November 2012
... around the globe (5) Vol. 2, No. 4 (2008), Special Issue on the Globalization of Chinese Medicine and Meditation Practices: All articles in the special issue discuss Chinese medicine (East Asian medicine) in some Western countries such as Germany, Britain, and Norway. Hsu, E. Scheid, V. Tao, I...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 211–227.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Study in Oslo, Norway, which funded and hosted the project on “Arctic Domestication in the Era of the Anthropocene” during the 2015–16 academic year and offered a perfect context for thinking through limits to large-scale stories. He also is deeply grateful to the Society for Social Studies of Science...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 299–315.
Published: 01 June 2019
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 499–518.
Published: 01 December 2017
... medicine forming one of the three core areas of emphasis (the others were agriculture and engineering). 8 Several years later, a Scandinavian (Norway, Sweden, and Denmark) effort (1958–68) transformed the Seoul City Hospital into the newly imagined National Medical Center, with doctors and nurses from...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 519–540.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Meng (孟憲傑) ( 1961 ), a statistical report of a survey on 4,674 girl students, was concerned primarily with the age of menarche, and he compared the age of menarche of girls in Taiwan with previous studies on menarche from several areas in the world, including Scotland, Russia, Italy, Norway, Holland...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 273–296.
Published: 01 April 2014
... beneficial to society per se. Despite these important studies, a large lacuna is present in the body of literature on forensic DNA practices: while all social scientific studies have focused on liberal democratic jurisdictions (e.g., the United States, United Kingdom, Norway, or Portugal), social...