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Published: 01 December 2009
Fig. 4 An outline sketch of the medical landscape on the fringes of the empire Fig. 4. An outline sketch of the medical landscape on the fringes of the empire More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 153–165.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Boumsoung Kim Taking the global deployment of scientific activities in the contexts of colonies and empires into consideration, this essay discusses seismological practices on and in Taiwan, circa 1900. During the early years of Taiwan's colonization, the Japanese empire had to cope with the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 167–181.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Institute of the Government-General of Formosa (台湾総督府中央研究所衛生部) was reorganized to become the Institute of Tropical Medicine (熱帯医学研究所) in Taihoku Imperial University, the first institute of tropical medicine in the Japanese Empire. 15 In 1942, the Society of Tropical Medicine was established at Taihoku...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 183–203.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Masumi Zaiki; Togo Tsukahara This paper outlines some characteristics of the academic activity in the Japanese colonial setting, with special reference to meteorology on the southern colonial frontier of Japan's Empire, through the works of Ogasawara Kazuo at Taihoku Imperial University. We first...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 371–373.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Xiaoping Fang 李尚仁 Shang-Jen Li , Diguo de yishi: Wanbade yu Yingguo redai yixue de chuangjian 帝國的醫師 : 萬巴德與英國熱帶醫學的創建 [ A Physician to Empire: Patrick Manson and the Founding of British Tropical Medicine ] Taipei : Asian Culture Publishing , 2012 . 368 pp . NT$380 . 18 4 2013...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 January 2015) 9 (2): 225–227.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Lisa Onaga Miller Ian Jared , The Nature of the Beasts: Empire and Exhibition at the Tokyo Imperial Zoo Berkeley : University of California Press , 2013 . 349 pp . $58.50 . © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2015 Going to the zoo has become such an ordinary ritual...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 131–135.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Janice Matsumura MIMURA JANIS Planning for Empire: Reform Bureaucrats and the Japanese Wartime State Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 2011 . 229 + ix pp. $39.95 . 15 9 2011 15 9 2011 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2012 2012 Planning for Empire...
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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...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 621–623.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Chung-Hao Pio Kuo Chiang 蔣竹山 Chu-Shan , Renshen diguo: Qingdai renshen de shengchan xiaofei yu yiliao 人參帝國 : 清代人參的生產、 消費與醫療 [ The Empire of Ginseng: Ginseng Production, Consumption, and Medical Treatment in Qing China ] Hangzhou: Zhejian Daxue Chubanshe 浙江大學出版社 [Zhejian University...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 349–352.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Jung Lee Sakano Toru 坂野徹 , ed., Teikoku wo shiraberu: Shokuminchi fīrudowāku no kagakushi 帝国を調べる: 植民地フィールドワークの科学史 [ Investigating the Empire: A History of Science of Colonial Fieldwork ] Tokyo : Keisō Shobō 勁草書房 , 2016 . 256 pp. ¥3,400 Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 325–327.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Kae Ishii Yang Daqing Technology of Empire: Telecommunications and Japanese Expansion in Asia, 1883–1945 Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Asia Center , 2011 . xvii+446 pp. $49.95 . 02 5 2012 02 5 2012 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2013 The March 2011...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 483–485.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Boumsoung Kim 小林茂 Shigeru Kobayashi , Gaihōzu: Teikoku Nihon no Ajia Chizu 外邦図—帝国日本のアジア地図 [Pictures of Foreign Countries: Japanese Empire's Maps on Asia] Tokyo : Chūō-kōrōn , 2011 . iv + 282 pp . ¥860 . © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2014 In Gaihōzu...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 519–540.
Published: 01 December 2017
... striking features: the postcolonial configuration of knowledge transfer and the rhetoric of science as a liberatory force. The first article presents a model of science-based social progress from the new empire (United States) conveyed in translation via a piece of writing from the former empire (Japan...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 101–125.
Published: 01 March 2012
...-sufficiency for Japan's empire centered on providing indigenous tribes with food and education in exchange for their land and labor. This vision appealed to a wide range of actors, including police officials and government bureaucrats, who argued over how to civilize the aboriginal population; botanists and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 453–474.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Daniel Asen The Qing inquest was one function of the bureaucracy which administered justice throughout the empire. Concern over integrity of this component of judicial process fuelled development of standardized techniques to ensure quality of forensic determinations. A key method for determining...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 93–121.
Published: 01 March 2008
... practices ( Goseiha 後世派) based on Song interpretations of the Huangdi neijing 黃帝內經 (Yellow Emperor's inner classic). This group favored ancient treatment formulae and empirically based diagnoses, which drew on the Shanghan lun 傷寒論 (Treatise of Cold Damage Disorders) as a medical text and Zhang Zhongjing 張仲景...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2010) 4 (3): 383–418.
Published: 01 September 2010
... (HD) TV systems. Based upon this analysis, the paper concludes by showing that close empirical studies of demonstrations have much to tell us about the growth, (de) stabilization, and standardization of movements of innovation, including how their repertoire of founding stories, heroes, and standards...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 329–339.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Haidan Chen Cord-blood banking has become an important component in the development of stem-cell innovation and regenerative medicine, but this field is also characterized by acute uncertainty. This essay explores China's public–private banking model through an empirical case study of the Tianjin...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 229–252.
Published: 01 June 2014
... collaborative expertise to counter government logic. Conceptually, this article analyzes recent discussions of public participation in STS and then highlights the indeterminacy of its participation and the mutual process of constructing scientific claims shared by protesters and experts. Empirically, this study...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 381–396.
Published: 01 December 2015
... technology, including transferred and local technologies and Chinese medicine, and this article shows how this approach has framed the scope of the literature's interpretation of empirical findings in different ways. Although the latecomer thesis has to some extent become dominant in academic approaches to...