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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 361–379.
Published: 01 September 2008
.... , & Worth G. C. ( 1972 ). Mobile teams . The Korean National Family Planning Program , New York , The Population Council , pp. 142 – 152 . Kwon E. H. ( 1974 ). Ten years of urban population studies in Korea . Seoul : Seoul National University Press . Kwon E. H...
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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
...: Coalitions, Practices, Meaning .” In Words Matter in Policy and Planning: Discourse Theory and Method in the Social Sciences , edited by Brink Margo and Metze Tamara , 65 – 74 . Utrecht : Netherlands Graduate School of Urban and Regional Research . Hecht Gabrielle ( 1998 ). The...
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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 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 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 8005194.
Published: 11 October 2019
...Thijs Willems; Connor Graham Abstract This article aims to understand contemporary forms of “digital work” and how this is imagined in visionary documents related to states or cities in the context of smart urbanism. Specifically, we argue for an infrastructural perspective on smart urbanism to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 47–71.
Published: 01 March 2008
...” after 1935. This term meant “public hygiene” and indicated the hygienic condition of urban areas. Porter and Porter ( 1988 ). And Iguchi ( 1936 ). 20 Daiichi keisatsu kikan no kôsei (1938). To learn more about the establishment of the Temporary Committee of Prevention, refer to “Keisatsu honsho...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 401–422.
Published: 01 December 2016
... living within the service area of the Naha Health Center (250 from urban areas and 250 from rural areas) who visited a mothers’ class at the center ( Katagiri 1965 ). 16 Tameyoshi Katagiri served as the secretary-general for the WPR of the IPPF from 1963 after serving as the president of the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2019) 13 (3): 367–389.
Published: 01 September 2019
... many of the issues that faced family planning efforts in later decades were already apparent in the 1950s. How, then, did state policies, individual concerns, and collective or familial pressures shape the realities of reproductive life in urban China in the decades leading up to the one-child policy...
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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 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 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 343–366.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Sulfikar Amir In mid-2006, the Indonesian government announced a plan to build nuclear power plants geared towards meeting soaring demands for energy in the country. After prolonged procrastination, the government is determined that time is ripe for Indonesia to go nuclear. While discussions on...
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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 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 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...