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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 361–379.
Published: 01 September 2008
... demography, particularly from the standpoint of social planning, military conscription, and public health. The Sundong-gu Action Plan study (1964–1966), a 2-year study of southeastern Seoul conducted by Dr. E-Hyock Kwon of the SNU School of Public Health, prioritized the improvement of urban living...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 445–467.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Caldwell 1984 ; Bachrach and Bergman 1973 ), this ideology—the commitment to the notion of urban industrial modernity measured by the scale of demography and socioeconomic development—pillared the postwar Western 3 family planning initiative in the Third World. Specifically, the modernization and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 277–308.
Published: 01 September 2018
... planning and the collective witnessing of (limited) operating reserves. We argue that both of these come with their own assumptions and political implications and therefore invite scrutiny. 06 04 2017 24 11 2017 Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2018...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 423–444.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Darshi Thoradeniya In engaging critically with the history of the Sweden-Ceylon Family Planning Programme, the author brings in both local and global debates on population, development, the welfare state, and Swedish neutrality in Cold War politics to show that these were not necessarily one-way...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 71–90.
Published: 01 March 2017
... do urban water management discourses in practice reflect democratized ideals of decision making and planning. In fact, the management of a city-scale piped water network usually becomes a monopoly of a handful of people who control the system and transplant one management practice from one place to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 287–314.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Germany Optics Acoustics Fashion Urban planning ‘It's a remarkable piece of apparatus,’ said the officer to the explorer... Franz Kafka: Penal Colony ( Kafka 1988 , p. 191) Terezín ( Theresienstadt in German, no name in Hebrew) is a small town, a short hour by bus, from Prague. It...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 47–71.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Shiyung Liu Because the medical modernization of Meiji Japan has been identified with progress in Asian societies, Japanese colonial medicine has been viewed as a carefully planned project. Colonial propaganda capitalized on this image in bringing “civilization to colonies.” In postwar scholarship...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 401–422.
Published: 01 December 2016
... that Cold War geopolitics placed Okinawa between national and international trends of population policy and family planning programs by highlighting the following three points: the GRI's awareness of Okinawa's population problem and enactment of the EPL, USCAR's choice in promoting emigration and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 335–359.
Published: 01 September 2008
... overwhelmingly shifted the tenor of discussions of birth control to suit imperial pro-natalist goals. 3 As I am interested in the general understanding or discussion of birth control among urban educated Koreans, the bulk of my research come from major daily Korean-language newspapers and popular journals...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 393–415.
Published: 01 December 2018
... strategy that strategically focuses on activating a network of young, gay, media-savvy, professional men. This strategy relies on the discursive and practical shaping of young, primarily urban, cosmopolitan, professional identities through ICT-enabled networks, identities that are then linked to a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 343–366.
Published: 01 September 2009
... and creative responses to deal with complex socioeconomic problems. Since the introduction of greater democratic freedom, associational life has grown tremendously, reinforcing the production of new social capital across a broad range of communities, both in urban and rural localities. The...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 103–123.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Axel Gelfert Singapore's foray into biotechnology is generally considered an economic and scientific success, its most visible sign being Biopolis, launched in 2003 as an integrated cluster of research facilities in an urban setting. Biopolis, however, is itself the result of a long-term effort to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 135–172.
Published: 01 June 2011
... rural Taiwan, affecting social norms no less than it did the landscape. The authors of this article look at how the Green Revolution legacy affected an organic rice cooperative in Meinung, Taiwan. Decades of rural-urban migration have made agricultural machinery a necessity for most farmers. A tight...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 441–459.
Published: 01 December 2011
... centuries, one of the world's largest urban centers at Angkor thrived due to expansive irrigation and centrally coordinated rice cultivation. 6 The decline of Angkor from the fourteenth century led to the decay of waterworks and planned agricultural development for several centuries, but it proved that the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 313–327.
Published: 01 September 2011
... potentially productive risks through the introduction of multinational clinical trials into the large urban hospitals. The article concludes with a reflection on the political limits of risk mediation in the Harmonious Society. M. Cooper Department of Sociology and Social Policy, School of Social and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 417–438.
Published: 01 December 2018
... spheres across time and space, ultimately producing a hybridization of the real. 14 02 2017 31 05 2018 Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2018 bodybuilding Internet use social media Indian middle class urban India fitness identity online...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 627–628.
Published: 01 December 2010
... human rights, about education and human capital, about the large-scale rural–urban migration and mobility of the population, employment, the internet, and so on. The empowerment of people not only enhances the micro-power of the individual and changes the power structure—it also improves the quality of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 255–258.
Published: 01 December 2007
...” (p. 83). Robert John Perrin's study illustrates how Japan's modernization project was exported to and carried out in its colonies and in territories under its influence. Perrin argues that “Modern, Western science in the forms of engineering, urban planning and medicine played a central role in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 137–145.
Published: 01 March 2009
... culminated in the “era of the mega- tanji ”, roughly 1975–1985, in which new developments—some with over 4,000 units and well over 10,000 residents—appeared at sites like Panp'o and Chamsil south of the Han River. State urban and economic planning began to grasp Kangnam and other areas like Yǒǔido, within an...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 161–164.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Oppenheim in Kyongju, the reconstruction of urban and historical “Places,” involving “Things” such as the routing of the high-speed train, and also the building of a stadium, the preservation of South Mountain (Namsan) a heritage site of royal and Buddhist pasts, and the reconstruction of the wanggyon or...