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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 181–193.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Fa-ti Fan; Shun-Ling Chen Copyright © 2019 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2019 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. The term citizen science has become very popular among scholars as well as...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 215–234.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Shun-Ling Chen Abstract Web-based crowdsourced citizen science is an efficient method for scientists to collect and process data. Although lay persons obtain the opportunities to participate in research and engage with scientists, these crowdsourced projects generally maintain the traditional...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 323–330.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Danielle B. Griffin; Lillian A. Black; Patricia Balbon; Ashley Rose Mehlenbacher Akiko Busch , The Incidental Steward: Reflections on Citizen Science New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2013 . 256 pp. $40.00 hardcover, $16.00 paperback. Caren Cooper , Citizen...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 503–519.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Karen Cronin Much of the traditional discussion on science and society engagement has concentrated on the role (and even duties) of citizens in response to science, and on attempts to scientise civilian consciousness to appreciate the benefits of scientific progress. Irwin's ( 1995 ) concept of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 257–277.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Wen-Tsong Chiou Abstract While enlisting the labor of nonscientists on a large scale for scientific knowledge making is now commonly praised as citizen science , citizens in those scientific undertakings usually do not contribute what Harry Collins and his colleagues in the Third Wave call...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 235–255.
Published: 01 June 2019
... passive responses, the citizen groups in Taiwan have initiated several air monitoring projects to develop air-pollution claims and contest the deficiencies of the official air-pollution standard, data, and regulatory actions. Inspired by the concept of social movement–based citizen science, this article...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 279–297.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Fa-ti Fan; Shun-Ling Chen; Chia-Liang Kao; Michelle Murphy; Matt Price; Liz Barry Copyright © 2019 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2019 We believe it’s important, in this special issue on citizen science, to hear the opinions, experiences, and voices of practitioners. After...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 483–501.
Published: 01 December 2010
... citizens in discussions of nascent technologies empower them? How will such attempts ultimately address the normative commitment of science and technology studies to the democratization of scientific and technological decision making? How do lay participants in such dialogues negotiate the differences in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 77–97.
Published: 01 December 2007
... valid as claimed by the science community ( Wynne 1992 ). Under such circumstances, many citizens begin to distrust the risk assessment done by scientific experts. The third issue arises from criticisms about representative democracy. Public policies characterized by modern science and technology...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 November 2014
... controversial science and technology issues, for public outreach, for citizen engagement, and so on. The enactment of specific science café events introduces new contingencies, since the open discussion is impossible to predict (and should be, according to the very idea of a science café). At the core of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 425–428.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Go Yoshizawa Gotō 五島綾子 Ayako , “Kagaku būmu” no kōzō: Kagaku gijutu ga shinwa o umidasu toki〈科学ブーム〉の構造:科学技術が神話を生みだすとき [The Structure of “Science Booms”: When Science and Technology Mythologize] Tokyo : Misuzu shobō , 2014 . 288 pp . ¥3,240 . © 2015 Ministry of Science and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 305–329.
Published: 01 September 2017
... not have sufficient S&T literacy, which made a stronger case for the importance of PEST: It is important that citizens have an appropriate level of science and technology literacy in order to move forward into a new society through science and technology. At present, however, the understanding...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 409–415.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Sungook Hong S. Hong Department of Biological Science, College of Natural Science, Seoul National University, Sillim Dong, Gwanag Gu, Seoul, 151-742, South Korea e-mail: comenius@snu.ac.kr 30 05 2011 30 05 2011 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2011 On 27 December...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 27–48.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Ruey-Lin Chen This article discusses the relation between the tradition of the philosophy of science and the tradition of science, technology, and society (STS) studies in Taiwan. The swiftly rising popularity of STS studies has issued a challenge to philosophy of science, whose practitioners have...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 503–506.
Published: 01 August 2014
...” (iv). Chapter 3 is devoted to tracing how the forums changed the attitudes of those who participated. Yagi emphasizes shifts in experts’ views, which have rarely been discussed in other studies of science communication. In her opinion, such changes—and citizens’ recognition that experts have altered...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 77–99.
Published: 01 March 2019
... of sci-fi representations vis-à-vis science communication. By contrasting the discussion of the interaction of sci-fi and society in North and South Korea ( Kim 2018 ), it has been argued that the Japanese sci-fi genre developed alongside public understanding of science and technologies, citizen...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 277–280.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Yasuhito Abe Fujigaki Yuko , ed., Lessons from Fukushima: Japanese Case Studies on Science, Technology and Society Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing Switzerland , 2015 . 242 pp . $129.00 . © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017 Since the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 15–18.
Published: 01 December 2007
...? Paper presented at the fifth East Asian STS conference , Seoul National University , South Korea , December 8–11 . Nishizawa M. ( 2005 ). Citizen deliberation on science and technology and their social environments: Case study on the Japanese consensus conference on GM crops . Science...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 331–352.
Published: 01 September 2017
...)existence of the political controversy over the BSE risks of US beef. We also explore the implications of news coverage about BSE for citizen engagement in science-related political controversy. Science communication scholars have asserted that media coverage of the political controversy over...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 99–110.
Published: 01 December 2007
... extensive public credulity and trust in that techno-science, a `trust' which had until recently just been taken-for-granted; and, related to this, (2) the unspoken need to evacuate ordinary citizens of any recognised capacity for independent, different collective meaning-making, and corresponding knowledge...