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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 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 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 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 June 2011) 5 (2): 273–277.
Published: 01 June 2011
... based on the concept of human rights, tend to play a critical role in national birth control in China and attitudes of the Chinese toward abortion. In general, the two relevant human rights regarding abortion are women's reproductive rights and the fetus's right to exist. In other words, in the West...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 567–572.
Published: 01 December 2011
... demands further explanation. That is the goal of the present article, which examines the connections between psychology and public attitudes toward the antinuclear movement and the state's nuclear power policies. Several nationwide surveys carried out before 2000 showed that attitudes about safety largely...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 261–264.
Published: 01 June 2014
... 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 Great Leap famine. Examining why the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 137–141.
Published: 01 March 2012
... 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 those attitudes. The essays discuss which types of practices each sect used or rejected and why, as well as how...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 219–223.
Published: 01 June 2018
...). 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 and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 279–282.
Published: 01 June 2011
... 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 Asian countries—the Chinese expressed it as zhong-ti xi-yong (中體西用), and the Japanese as wa-kon yo-sai (和魂洋才)—the idea of adopting only Western...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 597–600.
Published: 01 December 2011
... 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 an examination of the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 231–233.
Published: 01 September 2018
... ambiguous attitude toward science and its ungoverned power, the tensions between hope and fear for the promised land, and the sociotechnical imaginaries of the past that project into the future. Marc Andre Matten’s article, “Coping with Invisible Threats: Nuclear Radiation and Science Dissemination in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 409–415.
Published: 01 September 2011
... technology. According to one estimate, among the citizens of the many nations with nuclear reactors (and/or nuclear bombs), the South Korean public has the most favorable attitude toward nuclear energy. To understand this attitude, we need to look briefly into the history of nuclear energy in South Korea...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 565–583.
Published: 01 December 2010
... orientations toward GM food issues in the early stage of engagement processes. In brief, Q methodology provides both technique and philosophical principles for studying the inner field of a person's experiences—attitudes to self, beliefs and the like ( Stephenson 1953 ) concerning virtually any topic, as...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 119–125.
Published: 01 March 2017
... 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 century up to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 297–301.
Published: 01 September 2012
... can easily give rise to 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...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 503–519.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Force field dynamics in science and society engagement Fig. 1. Force field dynamics in science and society engagement There is a growing body of literature on scientists' attitudes toward communication with society. Although studies on engagement around biotechnologies are not so numerous, some...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 463–466.
Published: 01 September 2017
... overgeneralizing plural and diverse individual experiences. Yet such caution does not deter them from employing gender categories in analyzing women's situations and taking steps to promote change—both of which would be impossible without such categories. Key to this positive attitude toward generalized social...