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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 597–600.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Cai Ping HUIFANG HU 胡惠芳 , Huaihe zhongxiayou diqu huanjing biandong yu shehui kongzhi 淮河中下游地區環境變動與社會控制 , 1912–1949 [ Environmental Change and Social Control in the Huai River Basin, 1912–1949 ] Hefei : Anhui renmin chubanshe , 2008 308 pp. 26 10 2010 26 10 2010...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 449–452.
Published: 01 September 2008
... contributed to this topic. This is the case. Second, I cannot understand why the author does not refer to Philip Selznick's classical work on the land development of a river basin, including installment of dams ( Selznick 1966 ). It is the most important preceding investigation into the interplay between...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 449–453.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Ota City in the Watarase basin shows that the area now has at least 11,180,000 m 3 of toxic mining waste. Farmers who live in the lower reaches of the Watarase are calling it the “one hundred year pollution” ( Hyaku-nen kōgai , 百年公害). For example, on 30 May 1958, one giant dumping site suddenly...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 327–334.
Published: 01 September 2008
... . Kim D. S. ( 2004 ). Missing girls in South Korea: trends, levels and regional variations . Population , 59 ( 6 ), 865 – 878 . Kim N. ( 2000 ). Breaking free from patriarchy: a comparative study of sex selection abortion in Korea and the United States . UCLA Pacific Basin Law...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 297–322.
Published: 01 April 2014
... along the lines of the TVA, and they transferred their unrealized dreams of developing China's Yellow and Yangtze Rivers into ECAFE studies and proposals to build dams in the Mekong River basin instead. Hence, they recruited Kubota, who went on to join an ECAFE and United Nations Technical Assistance...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 381–394.
Published: 01 September 2011
... disaster have not yet ended. Japan still reverberates from heavy aftershocks, and those may be accompanied by additional tsunamis. Moreover, none of us can completely deny the possibility of another megaquake in any adjacent region, at the juncture of the eastern and southern Japanese basin plates. And we...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 211–234.
Published: 01 June 2008
... northern China, women are accustomed to washing by hand in a basin instead of using the river water. Yet, in the sacrificial rituals for a deceased woman, a daughter is obliged to burn a paper cow in offering to her dead mother. The folk interpretation is: because during her life a woman has polluted so...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 313–327.
Published: 01 September 2011
... China: Emerging international and internal challenges . Australian Journal of Asian Law 10 : 133 – 58 . Hansen Nicholas P. 1986 . The codification of Chinese tort law . UCLA Pacific Basin Law Journal 5 : 172 – 77 . Harris Dean M. Chien-Change Wu 2005...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2010) 4 (3): 433–455.
Published: 01 September 2010
..., ignoring the fact that some immigrants from the Ding River basin (汀洲流域) in northern Fujian were mostly Hakka, or that people living in Chaozhou (潮州) in Guangdong were mostly Hoklo. In the first postwar census conducted by the Guomindang government (in 1956), not only were those formerly labeled “plains...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 343–366.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., 8 antinuclear activists remain deeply concerned about the likelihood of the plant to repeat the Chernobyl tragedy. 9 Such trepidation could not be exaggerated if one realizes the unique geography of Indonesia, which sits precisely on the so-called Ring of Fire—a region encircling the basin of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 265–288.
Published: 01 June 2008
... summer. In winter, poor heating devices force people to protect themselves against the cold with multiple layers of clothing, with mobile charcoal braziers or cone-shaped buckets, with a charcoal basin underneath used for small children ( Berliner 2003 : 144) Today, we find historical heating devices...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 185–205.
Published: 01 June 2010
... tools, cash, and raw materials to each other; shared soaking basins, steamers, and drying walls; and exchanged market information. These informal exchanges created a constant traffic between workshops, and as people, tools, and goods moved back and forth between workshops, information followed. Formal...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 235–255.
Published: 01 June 2019