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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 77–97.
Published: 01 December 2007
... terms of content was improved and their attitudes toward scientific controversies changed. Expert lectures were perceived as the most important element in influencing participants' knowledge learning and attitude changes. However, in exchanging views with experts, laypersons could not only identify...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 299–315.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Chiaki Shirai Abstract As of July 2017 twenty-four women who became mothers after receiving donated eggs have participated in an interview study entitled “The Experiences and Attitudes of Mothers Who Have Received Donated Eggs.” Two of these women have been participating in the survey for more than...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 207–228.
Published: 01 June 2010
... different effects on the scholars' attitudes to the specialized knowledge—classical Confucian ideas and phrases, practical reasons, etc. I will then look at the actual examples showing the varying relations between the Confucian scholars and the specialized knowledge. I will end with a comparative look at...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 167–197.
Published: 01 June 2012
... infrastructure in significant ways. Yet, the utility of networks depended on overcoming communication difficulties and trust barriers and the adoption of a learning-by-doing attitude. This research combines quantitative data and ethnographic fieldwork. In the conclusion, I discuss the broader implications of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 541–563.
Published: 01 December 2010
.... Analysis is informed by comparative cross-jurisdictional policy learning analysis featuring European participatory developments; policy analysis of current Australian governmental policy responses; and prior narrative analysis of the behavioural rationalities (the underlying beliefs, attitudes and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 167–188.
Published: 01 June 2008
... led to increasing perception that keitai use is valuable in times of emergency, or in order to prevent crime, leading to a shift in attitudes towards children's keitai use: that which was formerly considered “unnecessary” has now become “necessary”. However, the anxiety about safety is shared by...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 321–334.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Kevin Chien-Chang Wu; Tamami Fukushi Latecomers to neuroscience, Taiwanese scientists and humanities scholars have yet to develop a distinctive discourse of neuroethics. It is important to involve the public in the discussion of science policy early on, so the results of a survey of attitudes...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 273–277.
Published: 01 June 2011
... go up in smoke. This imbalance may be associated with Nie's interest in regarding the attitude on abortion as a representation of Chinese morality. Recently, numerous studies have found that the humanization of the fetus is a historical phenomenon. Even in Western countries, the first changes in the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 567–572.
Published: 01 December 2011
... independence from the political sector, South Korea's environmental movement has transformed itself into a new social movement akin to those in Europe. To appreciate how ordinary people conceive of antinuclear protests, we must investigate broader attitudes toward the economy and the environment. Ronald...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 137–141.
Published: 01 March 2012
... survey of the medical activities of religious practitioners, who formed, arguably, the great majority of healers in early medieval China. They describe the relationships between different sects, differing attitudes to various forms of healing, and the ways particular belief sets and cosmologies shaped...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 261–264.
Published: 01 June 2014
... philosophy and popular culture. It is therefore fitting that the chapters in the first part address the experience of food and famine during and in the wake of the Great Leap Forward (1958–61). Zhang's chapter explores contradictions in the central government's attitude toward human life at the height of the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 219–223.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., 45–49). The next two chapters, by Laurence Monnais and Robert Whitehurst, explore the complicated relationships between VTM and biomedicine. Monnais analyzes the encounters that took place during the French colonial period and demonstrates the assortment of attitudes of colonial agents, both French...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 597–600.
Published: 01 December 2011
... protections: adjusting behavior and attitudes toward the natural environment” (109–13). The environmental controls identified by Hu in her analysis of the prerevolutionary Huai River basin include not only scientific and technological policies but social controls as well. The author begins the story with...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 279–282.
Published: 01 June 2011
... remarks. The first expresses the extremely pragmatic idea that science and technology are mere “instruments” and that science is merely something useful. This idea was derived from the slogan “Eastern way and Western instrument” ( tong-do so-ki , 東道西器). Though this attitude was common to all three East...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 231–233.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Wen-Hua Kuo The articles in this issue capture such themes in science and society. With cases from different times and spaces in East Asia, three research articles address the ambiguous attitude toward science and its ungoverned power, the tensions between hope and fear for the promised land...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 409–415.
Published: 01 September 2011
... considered nuclear power plants risky, and 22 percent replied that the plants are safe, in an overall sense. Such statistics reflect a marked change in public attitude toward nuclear energy. Before the Fukushima incident, more than 50 percent of the public thought that nuclear reactors were relatively safe...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 565–583.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Q methodology occasioned by the upsurge in discourse-analytic uses ( Wolf 2009 ), two features of Q methodology recommend it for STS engagements. First, Q methodology finds clusters of people whose similar overall attitudes shed light on what goes with what (and what does not) and why. The emphasis...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 119–125.
Published: 01 March 2017
... profession even as the postwar years pressured them to return to the hearth. Girls Coming to Tech! considers the entry of US women into engineering, as well as attitudes informing gender and higher education. The first two chapters set out women's involvement with engineering since the late nineteenth...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 503–519.
Published: 01 December 2010
...' attitudes toward communication with society. Although studies on engagement around biotechnologies are not so numerous, some examples include Fisher et al. ( 2005 ), Burchell ( 2007 ), Egorova ( 2007 ), Small and Mallon ( 2007 ), Martin-Sempere et al. ( 2008 ), and Meisenberg ( 2009 ). While it...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 297–301.
Published: 01 September 2012
... misunderstandings, even among native speakers. This means that cross-cultural studies that involve comparing attitudes toward these ideas, in particular, can be extremely challenging and must be approached with great caution. And, as Wu and Fukushi conclude, scientific information can be easily deconstructed...