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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 459–462.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Kuang-chi Hung Chen 陳恒安 Heng-an , Ershi shiji houbanye Taiwan yanhuaxue pujizhishi de siweiyangshi 20 世紀後半葉台灣演化學普及知識的思維樣式 [ The Thought Styles in Popular Evolutionary Knowledge in Taiwan in the Second Half of the Twentieth Century ] Taipei 臺北: Jiyigongcheng 記憶工程 , 2009 . 233 pp . NT...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 319–323.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Yawen Cheng; Yu-Hwei Tseng Yen-Chiou Fan 范燕秋, ed., Duoyuan xiangqian yu chuangzao zhuanhua: Taiwan gonggong weisheng bai nian shi 多元鑲嵌與創造轉化:台灣公共衛生百年史 [ Diverse Embeddedness and Creative Transformation: A Century of Public Health in Taiwan ] Taipei : Yuan-Liou , 2012 . 480 pp. NT $550...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 329–333.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Hua-Mei Chiu Jyh-Cherng Shieh 謝志誠 and Ming-sho Ho 何明修, Ba jing you Taiwan: Guoguang shihua de gushi 八輕遊台灣:國光石化的故事 [ The Naphtha Cracker That Travels around Taiwan: The Story of Koukuang Petrochemical Project ] Taipei : River Gauche , 2011 . 358 pp. NT $320 . 01 6 2012 01 6...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 403–407.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Chang-Chuan Chan; Ya-mei Chen C.-C. Chan Institute of Occupational Medicine and Industrial Hygiene, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan e-mail: ccchan@ntu.edu.tw Y. Chen Institute of Occupational Medicine and Industrial Hygiene, College of Public Health, National...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 253–255.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Hsiu Jane Chen 陳秀真 Chang 張秀蓉 Hsiu-Jung , ed., Rizhi Taiwan yiliao gongwei wushi nian 日治臺灣醫療公衛五十年 [ Fifty Years of Advancement: A Collection of Taiwan's Medical and Public Health Records under Japanese Colonial Rule ] Taipei : Guoli Taiwan daxue chuban zhongxin , 2012 . 598 pp . NT $700...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 359–379.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Hung-Jen Yang In this article, I seek to offer a story of how an industrialized East Asian country, Taiwan, transformed itself into not only a producer of solar photovoltaic (PV) products but also a user of such technology. By highlighting redesignable artifacts, sociotechnical rearrangement, and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 381–396.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Dung-sheng Chen This article illustrates the development of the latecomer concept, starting initially from studies of Taiwan's high-tech industry and then proposing a latecomer thesis based on the theoretical arguments in that literature. That thesis has also influenced Taiwanese STS studies 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 December 2017) 11 (4): 469–475.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Howard Chiang © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017 In the twentieth century, Taiwan and Korea shared similar experiences of colonial governance: from being situated on the periphery of the Qing geocultural orbit and the early frontiers of the Japanese Empire to becoming a Cold...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 477–497.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Michael Shiyung Liu During the early Cold War period, medical reconstruction accelerated in Taiwan with the valuable support of the American medical profession. A common interpretation of this medical reconstruction focused on either the Japanese colonial legacy or the American heritage from China...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 519–540.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Hsiu-Yun Wang 24 4 2016 05 7 2017 © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017 On 12 September 1963 an article titled “Menstrual Education” appeared in the newspaper Zhengxin xinwen bao (徵信新聞報). 1 The article advocated teaching children developmental physiology as a “natural...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Shuntaro Tsuru Abstract This article examines the extension of cultivation technologies by Japanese sugar companies in colonial Taiwan during the 1910s. As it became necessary for them to price their sugar more competitively in a Japanese market that by the end of the 1900s had become oversupplied...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 277–308.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Chih-yuan Yang; Bronislaw Szerszynski; Brian Wynne Abstract High modernism, the dominant sociotechnical imagination in postwar Taiwan, manifested in tacit answers to the questions of what a better society would look like and the most pragmatic and viable approach to make the particular dreamed-of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 February 2015) 9 (2): 187–211.
Published: 01 February 2015
... examines two instances of the interdisciplinary collaboration between robotics and theater in Japan and Taiwan. In particular, it analyzes how the perceived agency of robot actors is constructed onstage in these two cases. On the technological level, anthropomorphic, humanoid robots are used to construct...
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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, if I have...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 53–55.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Sean H.-L. Lei 10 12 2010 10 12 2010 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2011 2011 When Professor Ruey-Lin Chen invited me to respond to an article that he had written partly as a criticism of a few paragraphs in my 2002 article ( Lei 2002 ), I felt both honored and hesitant. I felt...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 143–146.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Shirley Hsiao-Li Sun; Jui-Chung Allen Li 林宗弘 Thung-Hong Lin et al., Beng shidai: Caituan hua, pinqiong hua, yu shao zinu hua de weiji 崩世代:財團化、貧窮化與少子女化的危機 [ Generation of Collapse: Crises of Capital Monopoly, Poverty, and the Lowest Fertility in Taiwan ] Taipei : Taiwan laogong zhenxian...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 155–157.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Wayne Soon Greene Megan J. , The Origins of the Developmental State in Taiwan: Science Policy and the Quest for Modernization Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2008 . 224 pp . $56.50 . 09 10 2012 09 10 2012 © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2014 Taiwan...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 February 2015) 9 (2): 127–149.
Published: 01 February 2015
...James Lin This article traces the rise of agricultural development in Taiwan and its interactions with the rest of the world, emphasizing the agency and transformations of the Global South. In the 1920s, American scientists and missionaries began experimenting with development in China through...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 487–490.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Yu-Ling Huang 劉志偉 Chi-Wei Liu , Meiyuan niandai de niaoshi bingbu ruyan 美援年代的鳥事並不如煙 [Anecdotes of Unforgettable Moments in US Aid to Taiwan] Taipei : Qidong Wenhua , 2012 . 239 pp . NT $320 . 09 6 2013 09 6 2013 © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2014 The Cold War's...