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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 483–501.
Published: 01 December 2010
... context, facilitating a dialogue between scientists and the general public is a formidable task, and yet the idea of “upstream engagement” is gaining currency as an approach that may alter the present relationship between science and society. A series of critical questions arise. Will attempts to engage...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 475–482.
Published: 01 December 2010
... looks critically at a small-scale consensus conference in Sapporo, Japan, that engaged citizens in deliberation about food nanotechnologies. The goal of involving members of the public in upstream discussion of a new science before decisions are made about its application and regulation is consistent...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 503–519.
Published: 01 December 2010
... responses to new technologies and their interest in learning more about the drivers of social concerns, initiatives taken by scientists in science communication and their interest in improving processes of social engagement, including upstream methods that support the integration of social values into...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 99–110.
Published: 01 December 2007
... as invited participation, never gets to address what research questions come to be seen as salient, with what imaginations of human ends and possible outcomes. This sociological interest in upstream phases like research and innovation commitments is not remotely about publics becoming involved in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 189–215.
Published: 01 June 2011
... promote enhanced yields and production of irrigated rice through improved seed germplasm and other technologies of development. The Tapo-Memo scheme and the initiative known as “Seeds of Life” illustrate contrasting engagements with technoscientific development. We adopt three intersecting anthropological...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 257–277.
Published: 01 June 2019
... more significantly is not that they politically framed or chose at the upstream a technical question that they, as wildlife conservationists, environment educators, or passionate civil engineers, believed worth pursuing, that is, why so many ferret badgers died. What should be particularly noted is...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 335–345.
Published: 01 September 2012
... assessing the social value of emerging technologies. This trend has been observed in Japan as well. The importance of exploring ethical, legal, and social issues (ELSIs) while inviting public engagement at a relatively early stage of scientific work—upstream, as it is now known—has been discussed in both...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 19–51.
Published: 01 December 2007
... of participants. In the UK, for example, there have been various proposals for `upstream public engagement' between the public and scientists at an early stage of technological development (e.g. HM Treasury 2004 : 105). Such engagement has been advocated, as means to deliberate possible innovation...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 137–144.
Published: 01 March 2010
.... From the point of view of the public, not only BMI technology but also neuroscience itself is an emerging field. It is necessary to bridge the gap between neuroscience and the public more effectively even in the upstream stage of research and development. Our preliminary research on BMI reveals several...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 359–379.
Published: 01 December 2015
... upstream crystalline silicon production or downstream system integration. Although the gross profits from the production of solar cells and modules were comparatively lower than those from the upstream or downstream production stages, the technical barriers to the midstream production stages were much...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 401–420.
Published: 01 December 2009
... on the upstream stages of the drug innovation cycle but genomics companies have still had to make their business models work. One of the characteristics of Western VCs is their ability to deal with such uncertainties of commercialisation through the added value of the skills and knowledge they...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 213–231.
Published: 01 December 2007
... marketplace was a common practice among European naturalists in Europe as well as in other parts of the world. In Canton, the shops and vendors in the few streets in the neighborhood of the Factories and the Huadi nurseries, a few miles upstream, supplied most of the specimens—including birds, mammals, fish...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 331–358.
Published: 01 December 2015
... interdependence best illustrate the technological learning and advancement relevant to parts makers and specialist firms. Contrary to understanding the technological changes by focusing on upstream to downstream in the production of a final product, in which techniques and skills are assumed to be tied to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 135–172.
Published: 01 June 2011
... Production and Marketing Cooperative Units (PMCU). 3 Throughout, Lo engaged in discussions with Hsin-Hsing Chen, who had participated in the farmers' right movement during the 1980s. Intensive interviews were conducted with fifty-five rice farmers and persons in related industries and institutions from...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 287–314.
Published: 01 September 2009
... upstream, as the dark-green walls (they are repeatedly called “walls”) of the forest on both sides, in these 3 days, the silence enclosed the ship, and for the years to come, it remained hanging around the camp. Even for people who knew the magnificent forests of Java and Sumatra, there was a shock of only...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 103–123.
Published: 01 March 2013