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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 77–97.
Published: 01 December 2007
... interactions between experts and laypersons in two consensus conferences in Taiwan to find illuminating illustrations. Quantitative and qualitative methods were employed to understand the cases. We found that in each of the two consensus conferences, on average the level of laypersons' science literacy in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 267–274.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Projit Bihari Mukharji This paper is a slightly spruced-up version of a talk delivered at a roundtable cosponsored by the Society for the History of Technology and the History of Science Society at their annual conference in Cleveland. Asked to speak about the responsibilities and opportunities for...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 379–399.
Published: 01 September 2012
... drugs in the Japanese market. In 1998, adoption of the International Conference on Harmonization (ICH) E5 guidelines by the United States, European Union, and Japan cleared the way for the use of data generated in one member region to be used in another for drug regulatory approval purposes—a practice...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 123–142.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Koichi Mikami Abstract On 28 January 2014, Haruko Obokata and her colleagues held a press conference regarding their new method of producing stem cells. The cells, named STAP (stimulus-triggered acquisition of pluripotency) cells, were of considerable interest not only for stem cell scientists but...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 483–501.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Social interaction Consensus conference Upstream engagement Japan How does the public articulate its vision, expectations, and concerns regarding a technology whose applications and ramifications are only just beginning to be worked out? Nanotechnology is an emerging technology on the brink of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 19–51.
Published: 01 December 2007
... 2007 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Deliberative democracy Risk governance Agricultural biotechnology/agbiotech Consensus/citizens conference Lay expertise Public participation in techno-scientific...
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Published: 01 September 2017
Fig. 1   Panel discussion after Professor Keller's keynote speech at the 2008 International Conference of Women Scientists. Left to right: Professor Allen Hung, Professor Evelyn Keller, and EASTS founding editor-in-chief, Daiwie Fu. National Yang-Ming University, Taipei. Fig. 1 . Panel More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 15–18.
Published: 01 December 2007
... perspectives in this important field, and we hope this special issue opens up more room for further intellectual adventure. For the past few years, public participation in science and technology has been a highlight of East Asian STS conferences or workshops, held in Taipei, Seoul, Tokyo, Kobe or Shenyang...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 421–422.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Fig. 1   Panel discussion after Professor Keller's keynote speech at the 2008 International Conference of Women Scientists. Left to right: Professor Allen Hung, Professor Evelyn Keller, and EASTS founding editor-in-chief, Daiwie Fu. National Yang-Ming University, Taipei. Fig. 1 . Panel...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2014) 8 (4): 383–389.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Judith Farquhar; Kaushik Sunder Rajan © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2014 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. The articles in this collection were presented at the third conference in a series...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2013
... collaborator in this project as well as an inspiration. The eight articles on this subject (two of which, by Michael M. J. Fischer and Philip Cho, will appear in a subsequent EASTS issue) represent a cross section of the papers presented at the conference. A second workshop has since taken place in Singapore...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 November 2014
... science communication activities in different national contexts with a particular emphasis on consensus conferences held in Denmark and in East Asia. We then present the origins and the global spread of science cafés. Then follows our narrative about the introduction of science cafés in Denmark and Japan...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 427–429.
Published: 01 September 2012
... 1 2012 20 1 2012 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2012 2012 In August 2006, an international conference was held in Tianjin, China, under the sponsorship of the Center for Chinese Social History Research in Nankai University. The main goal of the conference was to explore ways...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 433–436.
Published: 01 September 2017
... 1999 ), the first International Conference on Woman Scientists was held in Taipei under the auspices of the National Science Council on 26–28 October 2008. As vice-chairperson, I had the honor of inviting Dr. Evelyn Fox Keller to be the keynote speaker for this significant event. Not only was she...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 337–339.
Published: 01 September 2018
... year’s Bernal Prize. A renowned scholar in the field, Pinch has a deep connection to EASTS . He was one of the few mainstream scholars consulted and invited to the first EASTS conference in Taiwan back in January 2006, and since then he has become a firm supporter of the journal. His commentary paper...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 81–89.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., hoping I wasn’t sowing even more confusion. He was an engineer. “Ah, I do STS too!” he exclaimed to my surprise, with eyes lit. “I’m attending the STS conference in Japan.” I wasn’t aware of any such conference, but before I could clarify, he was being introduced to another assistant professor, and I...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 437–440.
Published: 01 September 2017
... organized a reading group in which we read her recent article “Thinking about Biology and Culture” ( Keller 2016 ). In October 2008, Keller was invited by Daiwie Fu, on behalf of the organizing committee of the International Conference on Women Scientists at Yang Ming University. Zxyyann Jane Lu, a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 505–509.
Published: 01 December 2009
... emerging trend for scholars to network with each other at international STS conferences such as the Tokyo–Kyoto–Hiroshima conference in 1998, and a series of East Asian STS network conferences which have been held nine times in East Asia since 2000. 3 One such opportunity for further networking will be...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 267–272.
Published: 01 June 2011
... University and resulted in the commemorative conference. The Galway STEP conference began with four papers dealing with historical topics in Ireland: Susan Mullaney on eighteenth-century hospitals, Clara Cullen on industrial applied science in the 1850s, Miguel DeArce on Irish contributions to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 475–482.
Published: 01 December 2010
... (STS) Network (APSTSN), which has a budding membership of over 130 members, and which held its first annual conference in Brisbane, Australia in 2009. The APSTSN complements more formal STS organisations at the national level in the Asia-Pacific, such as the East Asian STS Network. Its aim is to...