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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 73–78.
Published: 01 March 2011
... information at all. Some scholars try to combine the Marxist tradition of science, technology, and society with the newer science and technology studies. Others stuff their publications with fashionable terms from Western journals while turning their backs on the political tradition of STS studies in China...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 353–379.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Communist Party and incorporated into the state health system. The year 1949 can thus be seen as a major transition point between “Chinese medicine,” which was traditionally carried out in small private practices and taught through an apprenticeship pattern of learning, and the modern “Traditional Chinese...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 425–451.
Published: 01 September 2013
..., examines their interactions with technology and labor, and considers the dynamics of authority, power, and agency influencing their activities. Engaging the concept of “currents of tradition” and elements of assemblage theory, the author shows how changes in pharmacy practice relate to changes in the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 219–221.
Published: 01 June 2016
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 133–136.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Shang-Jen Li Nianqun Yang , [ Remaking “Patients”: Politics of Space in the Conflicts between Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine, 1832–1985 ] Peking : China Renmin University Press , 2006 18 3 2009 18 3 2009 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2009...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 179–183.
Published: 01 June 2010
... seems to be natural as the subject “STS” itself began mainly with concerns of modern science and technology. One even has an impression that “STS” is a subject which deals only with topics and problems of modern science and technology and is not pertinent for those of the traditional period, especially...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 207–228.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Yung Sik Kim In this essay, I will provide a preliminary overview of the relation between the Confucian scholars and the specialized scientific and technical knowledge in traditional China. I will begin by analyzing various elements in the historical background of traditional China that had various...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 363–366.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Soyoung Suh Institute of History of Medicine, Yonsei University Ed., Hanŭihak, singminjirŭl alt'a 한의학,식민지 를 앓다: 식민지 시기 한의학의 근대화 연구 [ The Modernization of Korean Traditional Medicine during the Colonial Period ] Seoul : AKANET , 2008 . 310 pages. ISBN: 9788957331378 6 12 2009...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 265–267.
Published: 01 June 2014
...He Bian Leung Angela Ki-che , Miandui jibing: Chuantong zhongguo shehui de yiliao guannian yu zuzhi 面對疾病:傳統中國社會的醫療觀念與組織 [ In the Face of Disease: Concepts and Institutions of Medicine in Traditional Chinese Society ] Beijing : Zhongguo renmin daxue chubanshe , 2012 . 340 pp . RMB...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 219–223.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Traditional Medicine: A Social History Singapore : NUS Press , 2015 . 248 pp. $34 paperback. Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2018 Southern Medicine for Southern People and Vietnamese Traditional Medicine reflect an important moment in the study of the history of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 391–415.
Published: 01 August 2014
... expressed, however, in a later literary genre comprising Sanskrit medical-material dictionaries ( nighan⃛u ). Based on this literature, Ayurveda was traditionally learned over many long years by apprenticeship, but this way of transmitting knowledge is now being replaced by therapists who receive shorter...
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Published: 01 December 2011
Fig. 1   Strawstack in southern Cambodia made primarily of long-stem traditional rice varieties. Photograph by the author, February 2010 Fig. 1 . Strawstack in southern Cambodia made primarily of long-stem traditional rice varieties. Photograph by the author, February 2010 More
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Published: 01 December 2011
Fig. 2   Southern Cambodian farmer exhibiting long-stem traditional variety under organic cultivation. Photograph by the author, October 2009 Fig. 2 . Southern Cambodian farmer exhibiting long-stem traditional variety under organic cultivation. Photograph by the author, October 2009 More
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Published: 01 September 2010
Fig. 2 Traditional herbal medicine cabinet, Joseon dynasty, Korea (courtesy of the National Museum of Korea) Fig. 2. Traditional herbal medicine cabinet, Joseon dynasty, Korea (courtesy of the National Museum of Korea) More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2010) 4 (3): 367–382.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Fig. 2 Traditional herbal medicine cabinet, Joseon dynasty, Korea (courtesy of the National Museum of Korea) Fig. 2. Traditional herbal medicine cabinet, Joseon dynasty, Korea (courtesy of the National Museum of Korea) ...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 303–326.
Published: 01 June 2010
... part II of this paper, in the thirteenth century, several traditions must be distinguished, regarding the nature of tu 圖 and the way in which they were integrated into the text. Moreover, part II shows that despite this break in the nature of tu 圖, some thirteenth century mathematicians inherited ways...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 185–196.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Zhengfeng Li; Xiao Lu Abstract This article examines the historical development of the study of science, technology, and society (STS) in China in relation to the features of contemporary Chinese society and the influence of Marxism tradition, the opening up of China, the system reform, and the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 485–506.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Volker Scheid This essay examines the treatment of menopausal syndrome by Chinese medicine as a window on how globalisation impacts on the development of the Chinese medical tradition. The treatment strategies for menopausal syndrome were invented in 1964 and betray a strong influence of biomedical...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 57–79.
Published: 01 March 2014
... amount of literature, the texts do not constitute the only authority in medical practice and are, besides, the object of multiple interpretations by the therapists, which leads to rather heterogeneous practices. Ayurveda is traditionally learned over many years from a master who acquired his knowledge by...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 487–504.
Published: 01 September 2013
... indicates, this makes the introduction of Tibetan medicine concurrent with the introduction of Mahayana Buddhism in the region. The position of amchi is traditionally a hereditary one passed on through the social institution of the gyupa ( brgyud pa ) lineage. The majority of amchi are male, though...