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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 521–540.
Published: 01 December 2010
... knowledge Rhetorical bridging Science Policy This paper presents a case study of persistent conflict between community and local and national government arising from claims of environmental pollution and possible human health effects. Recent work investigating community allegations of dioxin exposure is...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 107–139.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Volker Scheid During the first decade of the twenty-first century, a network composed of politicians, regulators, bioscientists, clinical researchers, and Chinese medicine specialists has emerged that seeks to bridge an imagined gulf between the modern West and ancient China in order to create a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 283–309.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Philip S. Cho; Nathan Bullock; Dionna Ali The socially calculated Asian body is an abstract discursive space bridging early twentieth- and twenty-first-century Pan-Asianism across multiple scientific understandings of race and ethnicity. In the early twentieth century, the pan-Asian body was a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 379–399.
Published: 01 September 2012
... termed “bridging.” In particular, the ICH E5 focused on a type of study termed “ethnobridging,” studies conducted on a drug-by-drug basis to look at the sensitivities of a drug to “ethnic factors.” Ethnobridging studies are drug trials specific to ethnic populations to assure safety, effectiveness, and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 7–33.
Published: 01 March 2013
... international STS community has failed to pay serious attention to its dynamism thus far. The objective of this paper is to fill this gap by conducting a case study on the rapid formation of the Japanese Association of Chemical Biology, which is a global pioneer, in 2006. By bridging different theoretical...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 247–267.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Sofie á Rogvi; Annegrete Juul; Henriette Langstrup The rhetoric of need is commonplace in discourses of technology and innovation, as well as in global health. Users are said to have a need for innovative technology, and citizens in resource-poor regions to have a need for improved health care. In...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 431–432.
Published: 01 September 2008
... rhetorical questions related to area studies and problematised the relationship between East Asian STS and area studies. The first question is “what's the difference between EASTS studies and East Asian ‘area studies’ that apply Western STS perspectives, or area studies that apply supposedly universal STS...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 277–280.
Published: 01 June 2017
.... Editor Yuko Fujigaki , a leading Japanese STS scholar, ably bridges that gap with this collection of research articles, which, for those who may not be familiar with STS scholarship in Japan, attests to the acute awareness of Fukushima among leading Japanese academics. In the preface, Fujigaki clearly...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 161–164.
Published: 01 March 2010
... leading Buddhist university, and situated across a bridge from the old town. The local CCEJ also drew upon the YMCA as a key constituency. (Some of the dynamics of Buddhist organizations is spelled out by Oppenheim, but little is said about Korean Christian organizations in the contest over the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 91–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
... government officials, village heads, and the public that electricity was a much-needed utility and a sign of enhanced social status? These questions are important because one of the key issues that emerges in the case studies of innovation in post-Suharto Indonesia is the challenge of bridging new...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 57–66.
Published: 01 March 2011
..., research on science culture could well reach a breakthrough point in the near future, as it provides the tools for forms of thinking fully emancipated from scientism and other ideologies. I believe that in time such work will build a bridge between democracy and science. The study of technology and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 March 2012
... DiMoia makes clear, Lee's successful career is remarkable considering the ups and downs of political currents that Korean professionals trained in Imperial Japan needed to swim through. DiMoia suggests that the deployment of the rhetoric of “pure” science helped Lee and his colleagues “claim for...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 305–329.
Published: 01 September 2017
... goal, white papers in phase 1 focused on gaining public acceptance of S&T rather than reflecting public opinions of S&T policy. Dialogue with the public did not receive attention, and enlightenment activities were described as necessary to bridge the gap between S&T and society. Especially...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2009
... “America Competes Act” repeatedly posited China as an emerging powerhouse of scientific research and technology. Thus, China was often rhetorically cast as a direct challenge to, and competitor with, the United States because of its growing scientific and technological prowess. Yet, this more recent view...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 57–79.
Published: 01 March 2018
... economic bridge region for “China’s strategy of expanding its opening-up westwards” ( Liu 2014 ) and “a good place to launch an expansion into Western Europe and a favourable destination to locate investments targeted at the EU market” ( Kaczmarski and Jakóbowski 2015: 3 ). On the national level the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 161–182.
Published: 01 June 2016
... notions of weakness, sickness, and health become conceptual bridges between religious and psy frames of reference. Human person is chosen here over the perhaps more familiar category of personhood to provide two sorts of reminders: the first, of the unique moral and ontological worth accorded by some...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 29–49.
Published: 01 March 2016
... experiences, may be used to address issues of ideology. To support this claim, the theoretical approach put forth here is based on the following three points: (1) to understand ideology we must bridge the social (empirical categories) to the aesthetic (conceptual impressions), and in order to do that we must...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 209–228.
Published: 01 June 2014
... forms of scientific citizenship have been discussed in the light of science communication ( Elam and Bertilsson 2003 ). The notion of scientific citizenship is aimed at restoring public trust in the application of new science technologies and at bridging the gap between science and the society that it...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 17–40.
Published: 01 March 2012
... consolidation of shared resources. In the immediate present, moreover, the existence of the institute would justify the ongoing presence of selected faculty and graduate students on campus, allowing them to perform their work on-site without needing to travel. The rhetoric of national defense was a familiar one...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 103–123.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., microbiological production, and other new technologies” (7). It is this almost offhand remark that contains, as it were, the seed of Singapore's future biotechnology policy. Interestingly, the argument for the adoption of new emerging technologies is, at least implicitly, supported by a rhetoric of global...