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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2010) 4 (3): 467–473.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Akihito Suzuki Akiko Hyôdô 兵頭晶子 , ( Mental Disease and Japanese Modernity: From the Possessed Mind/Body to the Diseased Mind/Body ) Tokyo : Seikyûsha , 2008 . ISBN 978-4-7872-2032-5 . 322 pp. 26 7 2010 26 7 2010 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2010 2010 This content is made...
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Published: 01 June 2017
Fig. 2   Top three disease categories (for 132 inpatients treated by Ye Juquan) Fig. 2 . Top three disease categories (for 132 inpatients treated by Ye Juquan) More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 265–267.
Published: 01 June 2014
...He Bian Leung Angela Ki-che , Miandui jibing: Chuantong zhongguo shehui de yiliao guannian yu zuzhi 面對疾病:傳統中國社會的醫療觀念與組織 [ In the Face of Disease: Concepts and Institutions of Medicine in Traditional Chinese Society ] Beijing : Zhongguo renmin daxue chubanshe , 2012 . 340 pp . RMB¥45...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 123–125.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Yunjae Park Yip Ka-che (ed.), Disease, Colonialism, and the State: Malaria in Modern East Asian History Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press , 2009 . x + 161 pp. US $59.50 . 14 1 2011 14 1 2011 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2011 2011 Malaria, one of the oldest diseases in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 499–502.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Paul Jobin Walker Brett L. , Toxic Archipelago: A History of Industrial Disease in Japan Seattle : University of Washington Press , 2010 . 302 pp . $24.95 (paperback), $50.00 (cloth) . © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2014 Toxic Archipelago has been well received among...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 633–636.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Shu-Ching Chang 林富士 Fu-shih Lin , ed., Jibing de lishi 疾病的歷史 [ The History of Disease ] Taipei : Lianjing , 2011 . 473 pp . NT$650 . 07 8 2012 07 8 2012 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2013 Disease, the object of so much of medical practice, not only happens to human beings...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 541–561.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Jane S. H. Kim This article examines the Korean medical history of the Vietnam War, particularly, the sexual activities and venereal disease control of the Republic of Korea Forces in Vietnam (ROKFV). For Ch'ae Myŏngsin, the commander of the ROKFV, the largest overseas military dispatch in the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 261–281.
Published: 01 June 2013
... study of diabetes. By exploring three planes of the adiponectin research (genetics, epidemiology, and drug discovery), the analysis of this case study suggests that genes and populations, publics and scientists, cardiovascular disease and diabetes are not static objects of medicine but rather interfere...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 167–181.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Akihisa Setoguchi This paper discusses the establishment of insect pest control in Japan for preventing disease transmission. In the late nineteenth century, after the establishment of tropical medicine in Great Britain, many insects were recognized as vectors. However, it was only after the 1920s...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 331–352.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Hee-Je Bak; Daniel Lee Kleinman In 2008 the Korean government decided to resume importing US beef, leading to a nationwide controversy over the risk of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), or mad cow disease. Korean media coverage of BSE during this controversy demonstrates how media reporting...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 141–160.
Published: 01 June 2016
... were practiced in the country. Differences in the conception of the nature of the disease were further intertwined with various reform projects with which these bodies of psychological knowledge were associated. Despite being the products of scientific internationalism, these discourses not only...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 111–133.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Wen-Ji Wang At a time when colonial governments were reluctant to launch comprehensive anti-leprosy programmes in the first half of the twentieth century, international charity organisations and medical missionary workers were keen on tackling this highly moralised disease. The same applied in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 69–85.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., technique, population, disease, DNA, and customized medicine, depending on the context of research and presentation. The growing network of contingent associations among a constellation of scientific objects and values, I argue, transmits feelings of corporeal vulnerability and expectations for a new...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 229–252.
Published: 01 June 2014
... public groups online and offline as networked publics and their diverse and unpredictable ways of participation as multitentacled. Because scientific claims regarding mad cow disease (BSE) were among the central issues galvanizing participation, I pay close attention to how networked publics constructed...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 209–229.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Khiun Kai Liew The print and broadcast media are traditionally vital vehicles for both the transmission of information and framing of discussion on health, medicine, and diseases. However, their roles have been largely peripheral in medical historiography. In this respect, this paper explores the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 39–55.
Published: 01 March 2019
... carriers of typhoid and other asymptomatic infections, trying to incorporate the latest theories of life and death taken from physiology. One reason for the relative neglect of the public health and isolation policy was the ongoing presence of a large number of patients with such diseases; another was the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 9–16.
Published: 01 March 2019
... Kanamori’s works and Japanese medical historians and medical sociologists. After extensively reviewing and summarizing the variety of themes and genres within the works of Kanamori, these four papers will discuss four topics of medical technology, infectious diseases, psychiatric war pensions, and bioethical...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 433–435.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Yanhong Li Y. Li Academy of Military Transportation, Tianjin, 300161, P.R. China e-mail: jjxylyh@yahoo.com.cn DAQING ZHANG 張大慶, Zhongguo jindai jibing shehuishi (1912–1937) 中國近代疾病社會史 : 1912–1937 [ A Social History of Disease in Modern China: 1912–1937 ] . Jinan: Shandong jiaoyu chubanshe...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 585–588.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Florence Bretelle-Establet HANSON MARTA E. , Speaking of Epidemics in Chinese Medicine: Disease and the Geographic Imagination in Late Imperial China, Needham Research Institute Series London and New York : Routledge , 2011 . xx +265 pp. £109.00 . 26 3 2012 26 3 2012 © National...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 293–295.
Published: 01 June 2012
... (fourth century bc ) to the recent past (the 1990s). Reviewing the history of a disease over two thousand years across a vast territory is a daunting challenge, but Leung has succeeded thanks to her effective strategy. Her account impresses the reader with its meticulous and eye-opening detail; I believe...