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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 213–231.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Fa-ti Fan This article examines the methodological issues arising from the study of science and European imperialism. Drawing upon recent scholarship in a variety of fields, it argues for a combination of the concepts of “cultural borderlands” and “scientific imperialism” in analyzing the formation...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 281–284.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Kôji Ozaki Kim Hoi-eun , Doctors of Empire: Medical and Cultural Encounters between Imperial Germany and Meiji Japan Toronto: University of Toronto Press , 2014 . xiv+249 pp . $55.00 hardcover, $29.95 paperback . © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017 Hoi-eun Kim is a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 285–292.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Brock Darryl E. , eds., Mr. Science and Chairman Mao's Cultural Revolution: Science and Technology in Modern China Lanham, MD: Lexington Books , 2013 . 426 pp . US$110 hardcover, $49.99 paperback . Tsu Jing and Elman Benjamin A. , eds., Science and Technology in Modern China, 1880s...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 405–409.
Published: 01 September 2017
... carefully thought-out basis for making a holistic approach to biology more convincing. Keller brings that basis from the field of cultural psychology. People who are familiar with this field will know of the differences in thinking styles between East and the West that cognitive and social psychologists...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 105–108.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Shun-Ling Chen Chen 陳信行 Hsin-Hsing , Kanjian bujie zhi wu: Gongye shehui zhong zhishi quanwei de wenhua shizuo 看見不潔之物︰工業社會中知識權威的文化實作 [ Bad Stuff in Your Food and Other Pressing Matters: Cultural Practices in Institutionalized Epistemic Authorities in the Industrial Society ] Taipei : Taiwan...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 439–460.
Published: 01 August 2014
... of market value has led to a consequent growth in the reach of intellectual property (IP) rights and in the diversity of individual and cultural ownership claims considered possible. This expansion has sparked heated debates marked by a broad sense of crisis that the very foundations of culture...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 41–64.
Published: 01 March 2012
... by political disruption and isolation from international research, especially during the Cultural Revolution (1966–76). After he studied ancient Chinese mathematics during the 1974 campaign against Confucianism (Pi Lin Pi Kong 批林批孔), he defended its relevance for modern mathematics and set out to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 65–82.
Published: 01 March 2012
... connected their research with cultural nationalism. Depending on their respective career patterns, they had different ideas about research objects, methods, and the very nature of science. A central figure in this essay is the Korean taxonomist Seok Ju-myeong 石宙明 (1908–50), who found in nationalism a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 315–319.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Florence Bretelle-Establet Vogel Hans Ulrich and Dux Günter , eds., Concepts of Nature: A Chinese-European Cross-Cultural Perspective Leiden : Brill , 2010 . 566 pp . €187.00 . © 2016 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2016 This book resulted from a conference held in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 359–362.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Yuehtsen Juliette Chung Elman Benjamin A. , On Their Own Terms: Science in China, 1550–1900. Cambridge : Harvard University Press , 2005 . xxxviii + 567 pages. ISBN: 9780674016859 Elman Benjamin A. , A Cultural History of Modern Science in China. Cambridge : Harvard University...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 143–145.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Peter C. Perdue Book: Elman Benjamin A. , A cultural history of modern science in China Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press , 2006 Reviewer: Perdue Peter C. Massachusetts Institute of Technology 9 2 2007 9 2 2007 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2007 2007 This...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 135–137.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Boumsoung Kim On Clancey's Gregory Earthquake Nation: The Cultural Politics of Japanese Seismicity, 1868–1930 ( Berkeley/Los Angeles : Univ. of California Press , 2006 ) 22 11 2007 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2008 2008 This content is made freely available by the publisher...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 101–112.
Published: 01 March 2019
... an atlas of the Kanamori world, mapping its topography and talking about the longitude, latitude, and heights above sea level. It won’t go beyond the basics of this topographical map—the landscape laid out before the traveler, the smell of the air, the fruits of the land, and the cultural traditions...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 381–394.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Yuko Fujigaki; Togo Tsukahara Y. Fujigaki Togo Tsukahara General System Studies, Graduate School of International and Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Tokyo, 3-8-1 Komaba, Meguro, Tokyo, 153-8902 e-mail: fujigaki@idea.c.u-tokyo.ac.jp T. Tsukahara Graduate School of International Cultural...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 355–378.
Published: 01 September 2012
... posture Mishima Michiyoshi hygienic modernity Much to the delight of former and current students, the February 2012 plan by the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport, Science, and Technology for a comprehensive reevaluation of elementary, junior high, and high school physical examinations...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 463–466.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Chen-Pang Yeang Chemla Karine and Keller Evelyn Fox , eds., Cultures without Culturalism: The Making of Scientific Knowledge Durham, NC: Duke University Press , 2017 . 424 pp . $104.95 hardcover, $29.95 paperback . © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017 What thread...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 189–215.
Published: 01 June 2011
... perspectives: sociocultural anthropology , the anthropology of development , and applied development anthropology . From the former we know rice as a set of cultural practices. The anthropology of development critiques and analyzes rice development in the light of existing farmer practices and technosocial...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 505–511.
Published: 01 September 2013
... to the rapid commodification and commercialization of Sowa Rigpa (Kloos this issue, Cuomu this issue), although there are also efforts to resist it (Blaikie this issue). Finally, the life histories and medical cultures of the scholar-practitioners in this special issue of EASTS have some affinity...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 65–85.
Published: 01 November 2014
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 97–100.
Published: 01 March 2016
... RCT occupied distinct spaces, both of them being cultural products and ensuring ritualized efficacy in their own ways, and her chapter is an important contribution to the volume. Stepan Kloos's (chap. 4) research is from Men-Tsee-Khang (MTK) in Dharamsala, an important Tibetan medicine institution in...