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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 9–34.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Anto Mohsin The article explores the sociopolitical history of electrification in Bali in the so-called New Order period of Indonesia (1966–98). It discusses the intertwining factors that drove electrification on the island to move more quickly than in other areas in Indonesia, culminating in the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 211–234.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Xiujie Wu Based on a field study in a village in the northern plain of China, this paper reviews three different types in how Han-Chinese rural people have coped with domestic electrical appliances during the last 40-odd years of electrification. The aim of this paper is to offer an ethnographic...
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Published: 01 June 2008
Fig. 1 One typical imagination of gender roles in coping with electricity use is reflected in the enlightenment booklets in the early phase of electrification: a woman conventionally uses water to clean wires and light bulb. The way of coping with electricity means a serious risk of life. Source More
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Published: 01 June 2008
Fig. 2 One typical imagination of gender roles in coping with electricity use is reflected in the enlightenment booklets in the early phase of electrification: a man repairs lighting appliance with scissors. The way of coping with electricity means a serious risk of life. Source: Nongcun More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 91–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
..., challenged, or subverted now that the state's role has been diminished? Mohsin's article on electrification in Bali is a helpful entry point for understanding patterns of infrastructure innovation during the New Order period. This was a time when Jakarta was building out core infrastructures—paved...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 March 2017
... with a historical analysis of rural electrification in Indonesia as undertaken by the New Order regime. Focusing on the beautiful island of Bali, Mohsin seeks to reveal the process of electrification as a technopolitical transformation. Drawing on archival research as well as oral history, he discovers...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 397–400.
Published: 01 September 2009
... language training or education, more generally? The missionary work of Catholic and evangelical groups? The building of roads or electrification networks? Or even the transformation of agricultural and other economies on the island? As such, the reader has little understanding of the broader context within...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 73–90.
Published: 01 March 2009
... in a mixture of evolutionary and revolutionary tones that after the electrification, home appliance and living environment are increasingly connected to the internet (E化, cyberalization 1 ) and embedded with artificial intelligence (智慧化). The proposal writes, “the electrification of bathroom...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 457–460.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Ohm's law (resistance = voltage/electric current) and the consideration of the copper string's high cost. This example shows that only by finding out the key component of technology can we get the logic of technology development. (See Hughes, Thomas. “The Electrification of America: The System-Builder...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 417–422.
Published: 01 September 2011
... 2009 . Atoms for power? The Atomic Energy Research Institute (AERI) and South Korean electrification (1948–1965) . Historia Scientiarum 19 : 170 – 83 . DiMoia John 2010 . Atoms for sale? Cold War institution-building and the South Korean atomic energy project, 1945–1965...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 409–415.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., particularly if the South Korean voters think that nuclear issues may directly influence the future of the country, as well as their own lives and fortunes. This research was supported by the Korean Research Foundation Grant on the electrification of the Korean society (NRF Project No. 2009–0084888...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 151–165.
Published: 01 June 2008
... this ethos of frugality back through the initial production-centred phase of communal electrification to the days when kerosene for lamps was a heavy financial burden for most peasant families. Water, on the other hand, was formerly free, even though it took hard labour to raise it from the well, and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 March 2018
... of technological policy. Attention to this dynamic allows us to adopt the systems approach developed by the historian Thomas P. Hughes (1983) , which focuses on the interaction of a technological system with politics, law, economy, and society. In his study of electrification in the United States...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 51–72.
Published: 01 March 2009
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 91–131.
Published: 01 March 2009
... provided by professor Sufen Chan 13 The Ten Major Construction Projects include National Highway No. 1, Taoyuan International Airport, Nuclear Power Plant, Suao Port, Taichung Port, China Shipbuilding Corporation Shipyard, Electrification of Western Line Railway, Oil Refinery, and North-Link Line...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 343–366.
Published: 01 September 2009
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 265–288.
Published: 01 June 2008
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 479–504.
Published: 01 December 2011
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 135–172.
Published: 01 June 2011
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2010) 4 (3): 383–418.
Published: 01 September 2010