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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 December 2007) 1 (1): 77–97.
Published: 01 December 2007
... scientific knowledge is profoundly shaped by particular social, economic, and political conditions in a society ( Pinch and Bijker 1987 ; Hamlett 2003 ). The process through which laypersons receive scientific information and transform it into knowledge is not one-way but interactive: They pick up some...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 527–532.
Published: 01 November 2012
... . That article approved of Kuhn's ideas but also pointed out that “the issue of the interaction between science and society and the influence of social factors on the logical structure of knowledge was excluded in his idea” ( Mikulinski and Markova 1978: 73 ). That same year, Yang Tong 杨童 published a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 533–555.
Published: 01 December 2013
... resources, there has been an absence of discussion of electronic scholarly communication methods in developing countries from the perspective of social shaping of technology where the interaction process across actors and with technology is highlighted. In this article we investigate the constructed nature...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 335–345.
Published: 01 September 2012
... societal considerations into interactions with these technologies. We implemented a research ethics consultation during the R&D phase of Japan's national project for brain-machine interfaces; our goal was to capture the ethical and social concerns of researchers in the early stages of R&D...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 159–174.
Published: 01 June 2014
... social order reflected in the design and fulfillment of nation-specific scientific and/or technological projects” (2009: 120), they use the concept to explicate the interactions between nuclear technology and political power in the United States and Korea. Note that the concept is likely to be linked to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 483–501.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Social interaction Consensus conference Upstream engagement Japan How does the public articulate its vision, expectations, and concerns regarding a technology whose applications and ramifications are only just beginning to be worked out? Nanotechnology is an emerging technology on the brink of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 597–600.
Published: 01 December 2011
... attracted the attention of other social scientists, historians have also paid more attention to environmental issues, linking them with the destiny of mankind. Environmental history has focused on the interactions between the natural setting and human societies. A recent contribution to this field by Hu...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2015) 9 (3): 319–321.
Published: 01 September 2015
... shows technology not simply as material practices for managing nature but as forms and expressions of subjectivity and social relations in everyday life: simply put, as part of culture itself. The new book is not only a condensed version of this earlier work; it reaches a new level of synthesis by...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 January 2015) 9 (2): 225–227.
Published: 01 January 2015
... course of the Japanese empire as it is about how humans were brought together within a built environment where looking at animals engendered certain kinds of social behavior, especially among children. Zoo politics were tumultuous during the rise and fall of the Japanese empire, as well as during...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2015) 9 (3): 311–314.
Published: 01 September 2015
... from “individual health” to “mass health” maps onto the transformation Clarke et al. (2010) describe from medicalization to biomedicalization. Medicalization, associated with control, occurred when the “jurisdiction of medicine began expanding, redefining certain areas once deemed moral, social, or...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 287–290.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Brian Salter; Catherine Waldby B. Salter Department of Political Economy, King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS, UK e-mail: brian.g.salter@kcl.ac.uk C. Waldby Sociology and Social Policy, R.C. Mills A26, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia e-mail: catherine.waldby...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 479–494.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., as well as treaties and court cases. But they are also composed of figures, layers, stories, and rumors. These latter descriptors provide a heuristic framework of social features that, together with metaphors from folklore, provide analytic tools for understanding the diversity, conflicts...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 321–334.
Published: 01 September 2012
... social implications of neuroscience. A search on Amazon's website reveals a dozen books containing the word neuroethics in their titles, not to mention the many scholarly books and papers that discuss the subject without using the term. At least two journals are dedicated to the topic: Neuroethics...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 479–504.
Published: 01 December 2011
... farming as a technological system and provides detailed microhistorical data on the various kinds of social and material transformations operated on this “traditional” system by the communist Green Revolution. Particular attention is given to technological materialities, including the physical actions of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 135–172.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Kuei-Mei Lo; Hsin-Hsing Chen Increasing productivity through high-yield, high-response, chemical-dependent food crop cultivars to stabilize rural society—that was the Cold War–era social-technical strategy commonly known as the Green Revolution. A similar strategy was implemented in Taiwan in the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 219–223.
Published: 01 June 2018
... ways that couples, women in particular, seek treatment for infertility. She argues that suitability is a key concept used to make, and justify, decisions based on individual and social circumstances (205). The last two chapters follow VTM in its interactions with overseas health care systems. Cam...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 165–169.
Published: 01 March 2013
... assimilating minorities in the 1930s was also endorsed by the IHP scholars, who used their linguistic, philological, and ethnographic methods to develop the narratives of inclusiveness, ethnic harmony, and nationhood. The last chapter probes the interaction between the Chinese social scientists and their...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 445–448.
Published: 01 September 2008
... teach “western” social theory at a US university, but I also assume another role as an administrator of “area studies.” The two functions strike many of my colleagues as paradoxical, even contradictory: on the one hand, I am teaching supposedly universal, abstract knowledge; on the other, promoting...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 439–444.
Published: 01 September 2008
... theory building with regard to specific social contexts, and to create research synergy at different spatial scales. 1 12 2008 1 12 2008 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2009 2009 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All...