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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 331–336.
Published: 01 September 2018
... STS learn from Yoshioka; what are his lessons for Japanese STS? He was an excellent historian of contemporary technology, at the same time extending his analysis using the sociology of technoscience, and he was the most influential critic of Japan’s nuclear policy. Toward the end of his life he became...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 465–485.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Ruey-Lin Chen This article explores some possible forms that a special East Asian approach to STS studies might take. The goal is to build a methodology of East Asian STS theories. The first step is the articulation of a theoretical basis for such an approach. The author considers the potential for...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 519–540.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Asian STS that grounds methodological advocacy for how anthropological STS initiatives revise received models and theories and how they work from multiple and differentiated Asian sites, thereby focusing on the importance of Asian examples in global theory without sliding into meaningless discussions of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 267–274.
Published: 01 June 2012
.... Ironically, Latour's use of the incident in fact can itself function as a parable to draw attention to the limits of the ANT/STS optic that attempts to understand actors and their actions without taking seriously the heterogeneous imaginaries through which these actors enter and act within various networks...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 579–599.
Published: 01 December 2013
... argue that adding components of STS studies, especially historical-sociological analyses of real cases to engineering ethics, is beneficial and more consonant with IEET requirements, and I draw on the concepts of STS studies to analyze a local case study as an illustration of this. 24 5 2012 03...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 505–509.
Published: 01 December 2009
... “Toward a Trans-Asian Science & Technology Studies” (STS), 1 jointly organized by the Asia Research Institute and STS Cluster, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, National University of Singapore. The chief organizer was Gregory Clancey, who is in charge of, and responsible for, the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 511–518.
Published: 01 December 2009
... science and technology studies (STS) by focusing on the governance of science and technology and public engagement in Japan. First, I will discuss the interaction and development of several STS research groups in Japan since the 1980s and outline the process by which the venue for the Society for Social...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 53–75.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Kohta Juraku; Tatsujiro Suzuki; Osamu Sakura This is an STS case study of the social decision-making process on the siting of a nuclear power plant in Japan, from the point of view of a sociological case analysis. Energy technologies are critically important for industrial society but often trigger...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 163–171.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., technology, and medicine emerging from Southeast Asia. Rather than concentrate on one theme or topic, we hope as guest editors to convey a sense of the range and style of science and technology studies (STS) taking form in the region. In particular, we want to extend in a very practical manner, through this...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 123–127.
Published: 01 March 2010
... suffering, challenging situations, and unresolved ambiguities. Subjecting techno-science to serious social study is the concern of STS scholars in Asia and around the world. The twenty-first century is a challenging time for Japanese and East Asian STS scholars. We ask ourselves how STS is critical and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 145–151.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Japanese STS, especially over the last several years. The year 2005 is considered to have been the “First Year of Japanese Science Communication” ( Kobayashi 2007 : 18). It was a landmark year when science communicator training programs were established in three universities under the auspices of the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 153–160.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Ryuma Shineha; Arisa Ema; Togo Tsukahara Currently, a new STS field, East Asian Science, Technology and Society (EASTS), has been developed. However, the EASTS perspectives have not been clear. In order to develop EASTS, it is necessary to understand each other more for much active STS in East...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 555.
Published: 01 December 2009
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 27–48.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Ruey-Lin Chen This article discusses the relation between the tradition of the philosophy of science and the tradition of science, technology, and society (STS) studies in Taiwan. The swiftly rising popularity of STS studies has issued a challenge to philosophy of science, whose practitioners have...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 49–51.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Francesca Bray 6 4 2010 6 4 2010 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2011 2011 Lamenting the absence of fruitful dialogue between philosophers of science and STS scholars in Taiwan, Ruey-Lin Chen argues that each field can and should help the other to improve. In particular...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 53–55.
Published: 01 March 2011
... science. Rather than explaining and rectifying the unfortunate misinterpretation, I would now like to help articulate, and perhaps advance a bit, the core issue Professor Chen is concerned with: namely, the “STS challenge to philosophy of science in Taiwan.” When composing the present response, I...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 57–66.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Xia Li In recent decades, philosophy of science and STS studies have made substantial progress in China, but achievements and problems coexist. In order systematically to sort out this development, the author of this paper divides the topic into three parts: current research in philosophy of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 67–72.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Bing Liu 6 4 2010 11 10 2010 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2011 2011 Professor Li Xia's article provides an overall picture of the status of philosophy of science and STS studies in mainland China through a detailed overview of their history, their status, and the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 337–339.
Published: 01 December 2016
... over the first decade of EASTS 's history, I think Professor Wu's cooking and sharing metaphor is truly appropriate for this East Asia–based journal. EASTS started with a metaphor of travel, offered up in the title of Professor Daiwie Fu's position paper “How Far Can East Asian STS Go?” (1, no. 1: 1...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 433–438.
Published: 01 September 2008
... provides resources for analyzing the kind of material with which I have been grappling. In particular, I situated my talk in relation to the exciting position paper by Daiwie Fu in the first issue, “How Far Can East Asian STS Go?” that takes up the question of regional identity, postcoloniality, and...