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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 303–326.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Adele E. Clarke This special issue of EASTS examines reproductive technoscience, gender, and the formation of East Asian modernities across the twentieth and into the twenty-first century. We begin our introduction with a brief overview of social science scholarship to date on reproductive topics...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 239–265.
Published: 01 June 2011
... inscribed bricks, the article dissects textual sources and the complex world of inscribed artifacts and their purposes. The Ming state originally established the practice of inscribing names and dates to regulate responsibilities and rights within material production. Toward the end of the Ming period, the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 499–518.
Published: 01 December 2017
... organizations participating. With this dramatic increase in the areas of new medical infrastructure, training, and pedagogy, it remains surprising that much of the scholarship to date has focused largely on medical practitioners and their contributions to a rebuilding nation, that is, the Korean domestic...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 161.
Published: 01 March 2009
...: Monitoring Taiwan's Pharmaceutical Engagement with Globalization” by Wen-Hua Kuo, the received date is 2008/4/5 and the accepted date is 2008/11/6. For the article “Hygiene, Medicine, and Modernity in Korea, 1876-1910” by Shin Dongwon, the received date is 2008/7/20 and the accepted date is 2008/12/16. ...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 115.
Published: 01 March 2018
... “Yebangfnjsclr, chonmungajuui, tonghmulkwon” should be “Yebangwonchik, chonmungajuui, tonghmulkwon.” On page 600, in the sixth reference item, the correct date for Conant, James B. (1900 [1952]) is (1952). On page 601, in the twelfth reference item, Ina Spiegel-Röesing’s name should be Spiegel-Rösing, and the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 337–339.
Published: 01 September 2018
... to Professor Lanfang Lin, head of the History Department of Chi Nan University, for her generous support and hospitality. Date: May 7, 2018 Place: May Hall, University of Hong Kong Participants: Angela Leung (梁其姿, organizer/presenter), Izumi Nakayama (中山和泉, chair/presenter...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 137–141.
Published: 01 March 2012
... gaze to religion; Daoist studies specialists may find that while Lin draws on much of the major scholarship on his sources, his use of it is flat and does not engage the primary issues of dating or identification in Six Dynasties Daoism. The volume will be of particular interest to specialists in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 441–443.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Asian Contexts” in 2010 (vol. 4, issue 2). Yet despite all these discussions in the previous issues, Fu's inquiry in his position paper has not yet been answered in a complete form. No formal articles on the subject have appeared in EASTS to date. The present special issue compensates for this...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 155–157.
Published: 01 March 2019
.... Here, we learn of the methodological advantages and uncertainties of using early medieval poetry, lexicography, and toponymy as historical data; some of the previous Japanese research cited in this chapter (and other chapters, for that matter) dates back to the last three decades of the twentieth...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 147–151.
Published: 01 March 2009
... and more pluralistic than traditional village communities. Chapter 5, “Accelerating Reflexivity” (by Ichiyo Habuchi) focuses on deai (dating in Japanese) practices among Japanese youth and interviews with young keitai users and examines the current role of keitai communications. Chapter 6...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 577–580.
Published: 01 November 2012
... a childbirth case that dates from the late fifth to mid-sixth centuries and subsequently circulated in medical texts of the seventh and eighth centuries. A man named Qing feared that his daughter-in-law might die in childbirth, and he beseeched the help of Tanluan, a famous monk and recluse. Tanluan...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 135–137.
Published: 01 December 2007
... book might also be read as a comprehensive survey of discourses on genetic modification. Kanamori shows that statements on the modification of human beings date back to the 1920s. For example, J.B.S. Haldane, in his famous book Daedalus (1924), wrote that having an understanding of the mechanism of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 147–149.
Published: 01 March 2014
...,” dates the invention of smallpox inoculation to 1522, twenty-seven years earlier than that which Joseph Needham proposed. He also presents the Daoist perspective on the disease's causes, which emphasized the shaping of the fetus, and the tremendous impact of Daoism medicine on the recognition of smallpox...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 151–153.
Published: 01 March 2014
... missed opportunity. As often happens in the field of STS, this anthology inevitably touches upon historical agendas that shaped its own focus. However, apart from the first section of the book, history gets short shrift. Yet the globalization of science can actually be dated back much earlier than...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 363–365.
Published: 01 April 2014
... corpus of work that already exists? To date, there have been three dominant themes in the historical literature on public health in Asia: its relationship to state power, its emergence as a transnational phenomenon, and the relevance of history to the public health challenges of today. The bulk of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 433–435.
Published: 01 September 2011
... “saving the nation by medicine.” The author dates the beginning of the institutionalization of this new system from efforts to stem the spread of epidemics. Among the steps taken were laws governing the treatment of contagious disease, the professionalization of epidemic control, and the establishment...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 573–575.
Published: 01 November 2012
... does not hold true universally, but to date the health of the less privileged in many traditional societies—and possibly in our own big cities—has lagged behind that found in early-modern towns and villages. Contrary to current opinion, the rise of international trade and globalization, which allowed...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 437–439.
Published: 01 November 2012
...?,” I briefly reflected on what we have been doing for the last six volumes. I recapitulate some of my points there to share with you. First, we have published a total of sixteen special/subject issues in the journal's twenty-two (to date) issues. Some of them originated from specifically East Asian...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 335–337.
Published: 01 June 2019
... make this book useful for those interested in how crime is made visual. Lim identifies 1929 as the most likely date of origin for crime reenactments in Thailand, although he is not entirely confident about this. Reenactment served as a sort of lie detector, allowing the police to test the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 421–451.
Published: 01 December 2009
... meant. The biographies of Cheng Shichao 程士超 (1804–1888) and Deng Bin 鄧彬 (Qing, dates unknown) are two examples of what a biography recorded in a local gazetteer under the heading “ yishu 艺术 (arts and techniques)” can be. Cheng Shichao and Deng Bin were both famous enough in their subprefecture...