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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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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 279–297.
Published: 01 June 2019
... building. They design better platforms for public participation and policy discussion on science, technology, public health, and environmental issues. In the following pages, we’ll find out more about what they do and what their goals and concerns are. But first of all, a brief introduction to the civic...
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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 November 2012) 6 (4): 541–548.
Published: 01 November 2012
... also making HPS more relevant to contemporary science and technology controversies. Actually, something of the reverse could be happening. The strong Structure argument for a nonaccumulating, often ruptured history of science, plus incommensurability and the necessity of revolution, would constitute...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 525–530.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Gregory Clancey 15 10 2009 15 10 2009 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2009 2009 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. History of Technology History of Science STS Science, Technology, and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 503–518.
Published: 01 December 2018
... to the development of postcolonial intellectual history in Southeast Asia and secondarily to our understanding of the globalization and embedding of science, technology, and medicine. 04 01 2018 02 04 2018 Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2018 science...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 309–326.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Dong-won Kim 10 02 2017 08 11 2017 Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2018 In his foreword to The Physics of Star Trek , Stephen Hawking reflects on the value of science fiction for science: Science fiction like Star Trek is not only good fun...
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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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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 175–193.
Published: 01 June 2014
... activist groups involved in a critical reflection upon science and technology in the 1970s and the 1980s to the academic developments of the STS field in the 1990s. A focus on the activist roots of South Korea's STS counterbalances more institutional and less politicized histories of the field; it also...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 381–396.
Published: 01 December 2015
... and society was shown in a study of advanced civil engineering technology employed by both civic officials and professionals as an optimal solution to assure local residents that it could resolve serious environmental pollution derived from the large-scale construction of oil refineries along a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 305–329.
Published: 01 September 2017
... reviewed and analyzed descriptions of science-related public communication in the successive Japanese white papers on science and technology (S&T) from 1958 to 2015 with quantitative-qualitative hybrid approaches. Traditional enlightenment activities have always been given higher priority, even after...
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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 June 2013) 7 (2): 175–183.
Published: 01 June 2013
... negotiation and reordering around conflicting ideas of progress and development. Nowhere is it more evident than in the daily practices of living and working with old and new technologies. Scientists, mechanics, physicians, and farmers whom anthropologists encounter in the field see development, uniqueness...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 143–164.
Published: 01 June 2018
... ( Kim 2009 ). In the politics of hope, an unrealized future with collective hope, expectation, and promise constructs the present’s policies. The far-reaching effects of expectations and promises on technological development have long been noted in the sociology and history of technology ( Borup et al...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 425–428.
Published: 01 December 2015
... participation. Chapter 3 places the nanotechnology boom in the modern context of national science and technology, including global environmental issues, prioritization of research, and innovation strategies for industrial development. More detail follows in chapter 4, which reviews the nanotechnology boom...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 163–171.
Published: 01 September 2009
.... Our initiative in Singapore entered a field already densely populated with local and national historical studies of science, technology, and medicine. In recent years, the history of colonial medicine has flourished in Southeast Asia, providing us with multiple monographs on this variegated imperial...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 113–117.
Published: 01 March 2017
.... References Douglas Mary ( 1992 ). Risk and Blame: Essays in Cultural Theory . London : Routledge . Douglas Mary , and Wildavsky Aaron ( 1982 ). Risk and Culture: An Essay on the Selection of Technological and Environmental Dangers . Berkeley : University of California Press...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 129–136.
Published: 01 March 2010
... distribution cannot be self-contained in the sphere of knowledge alone since it is inextricably related to the allocation of responsibility for something collectively decided in the actual science-technology-society interface, for example environmental regulations, a guideline for bioethics, or a site...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 99–110.
Published: 01 December 2007
... to have a `sponsor', thus “in structural terms the sponsor of an engagement process may be regarded as its owner” (p. 25). References Agrawal A. ( 2005 ). Environmentality: Technologies of government and the making of subjects . Durham, NC and London : Duke University Press...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 629–632.
Published: 01 December 2013
.... Muscolino's Fishing Wars vividly describes the reciprocal interactions between the sea and the people who make their livelihood from it, social arrangements and institutions, the ecological system and state power. Environmental history, the history of local communities, fishery development, and the...