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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 83–99.
Published: 01 March 2012
... figured. The main argument made here is that nationalism should be studied as a possible force of forming and developing international environmental regimes. This can pose a challenge to the widespread assumption that nationalism is generally at odds with globalization. When applied to the international...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 629–632.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Szu-hung Fang Muscolino Micah S. , Fishing Wars and Environmental Change in Late Imperial and Modern China Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Asia Center , 2009 . 300 pp . $39.95 . 07 8 2012 07 8 2012 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2013 Micah S...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2010) 4 (3): 457–460.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Shih-Hao Kang Dayong Hong 洪大用 , ( The Growing Nongovernmental Forces for Environmental Protection in China ). Beijing : China Renmin University Press , 2007 . xi + 249 pp. ISBN 978-7-3000-8039-0 1 8 2010 1 8 2010 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2010 2010...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2015) 9 (3): 315–318.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Szu-hung Fang Hathaway Michael J. , Environmental Winds: Making the Global in Southwest China Berkeley : University of California Press , 2012 . xi +258 pp . $27.95 paperback, $65.00 cloth © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2015 Environmental Winds is a book...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2015) 9 (3): 327–330.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Michitake Aso Zink Eren , Hot Science, High Water: Assembling Nature, Society and Environmental Policy in Contemporary Vietnam Copenhagen, Denmark : NIAS Press , 2013 . 304 pp . $80 hardcover, $30 paperback © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2015 Eren Zink's...
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Published: 01 June 2019
Fig. 1 Map of seven air-quality zones in Taiwan. Sources: Taiwan Environmental Protection Administration, Air Quality Monitoring Network website ( taqm.epa.gov.tw/taqm/en/PollutantMap.aspx ). Fig. 1 Map of seven air-quality zones in Taiwan. Sources: Taiwan Environmental Protection More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 483–485.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Japanese mainland. Furthermore, according to Kobayashi, since the discrepancies between the past and the present landscapes represent changes in land usage, this geographic information could contribute to environmental history research and might offer some hints to solve global environmental problems...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 449–453.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., such as the politician and ecologist Tanaka Shozo (1841–1913). This book is valuable to the study not only of Tanaka and of Japanese environmental problems but also of the history of ideas on the relationships among politics, society, the human body, and nature in a global context. The term bad...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 183–203.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Japan's expansion as far as Australia and New Zealand. We will examine his moral dilemma, how he wrote his work on tropical climate, and his interpretation of Huntingtonian environmental determinism. Through the analysis of Ogasawara's works, we are able to see at least one aspect of Japan's colonial...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 521–540.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Virginia Baker; Jefferson Fowles; David Phillips In 2001, the New Zealand Ministry of Health (MoH) contracted the Institute of Environmental Science and Research Ltd. (ESR) to undertake a serum dioxin study to determine exposure (current and historical) to dioxins for residents living in close...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 555–565.
Published: 01 December 2011
... controversy: social-environmental consequences of the high-tech electronics industry, scientific causation in court, and the collective nature of epistemological causation vis-à-vis individualistic view of justice, to name a few. Members of the STS community, in collaboration with workers, activists, lawyers...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 March 2018
...に取り込まれていく端緒が明らかとなる。 Japanese colonialism sugarcane extension work environmental history of technology technological system 植民地統治 サトウキビ栽培 環境史 技術普及 技術システム This article tells the story of the extension of cultivation technologies by Japanese sugar companies in colonial Taiwan...
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Published: 01 September 2011
Fig. 1   Antinuclear power plant demonstration of the Korean Federation for Environmental Movements on 29 March 2011 ( www.kfem.or.kr ) Fig. 1 . Antinuclear power plant demonstration of the Korean Federation for Environmental Movements on 29 March 2011 (www.kfem.or.kr) More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 597–600.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Cai Ping HUIFANG HU 胡惠芳 , Huaihe zhongxiayou diqu huanjing biandong yu shehui kongzhi 淮河中下游地區環境變動與社會控制 , 1912–1949 [ Environmental Change and Social Control in the Huai River Basin, 1912–1949 ] Hefei : Anhui renmin chubanshe , 2008 308 pp. 26 10 2010 26 10 2010...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 329–333.
Published: 01 June 2013
... island's seventh naphtha cracker), and Ho Ming-sho is a sociologist who has established his reputation with studies of environmental politics and social movements. Based on archival documents, newspaper articles, and interviews (most of these conducted with activists), the book is written in the style of a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 143–145.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Kuokuang Petrochemical's attempt to build its eighth naphtha-cracking plant has become one of Taiwan's most controversial environmental issues in recent years. The original plan was jointly proposed in 2005 by the CPC Corporation, 43 percent of which is owned by the government of Taiwan, and a number of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 263–265.
Published: 01 December 2007
... redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Much recent scholarship in science and technology studies has focused on understanding the local dimensions of transnational environmental problems. How do environmental issues—which typically draw their strength from intensely local issues of resource use...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 455–457.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., the book explores what Francesca Bray calls the “local-global articulations” (4) of the political, economic, cultural, scientific, environmental, and biological forces that have shaped rice and its roles in society. This rich and wide-ranging analysis reflects the diverse scholarly backgrounds of the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 567–572.
Published: 01 December 2011
... all seventeen of Germany's nuclear plants by 2022, and the Swiss government aimed to decommission all of its plants by 2034 ( Lou 2011 ). By contrast, only a few small antinuclear demonstrations were organized by environmental groups in Taiwan. The Taiwanese government has announced that operations at...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 479–504.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., and forest resources. This abundant material on agricultural practices, as recorded in field notes, does not include many references to matters of environmental degradation. At the time, the local landscape of paddy fields and limestone mountains did not display major signs of environmental...