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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2010) 4 (3): 433-455.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Yu-yueh Tsai Taiwan as an island country is an immigrant society where interethnic marriages have been common. In the past centuries, it has not been unusual that people in Taiwan change their ethnic identities for various reasons. Its “four great ethnic groups” ( sida zuqun )—the Hoklo, Hakka...
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Published: 01 December 2011
Fig. 1   Ethnic Korean farmers harvesting northeast rice in Heilongjiang province. Photograph by the author Fig. 1 . Ethnic Korean farmers harvesting northeast rice in Heilongjiang province. Photograph by the author More
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Published: 01 September 2012
Fig. 1   Classification of intrinsic and extrinsic ethnic factors in the ICH E5 Fig. 1 . Classification of intrinsic and extrinsic ethnic factors in the ICH E5 More
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Published: 01 March 2009
Fig. 2 Correspondence analysis of “Taiwanese” with other ethnic groups. Bold arrows indicate the distance between the Taiwanese (MN and HK) and Caucasians and Blacks. Source: Lin et al. ( 2001 ), Fig. 3. Arrows are added by the author Fig. 2. Correspondence analysis of “Taiwanese” with More
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Published: 01 September 2010
Fig. 2 The complex historical changes in Taiwan's ethnic categories. Source: Wang 2008 Fig. 2. The complex historical changes in Taiwan's ethnic categories. Source: Wang 2008 More
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Published: 01 September 2010
Fig. 3 The three areas from which blood samples from the “four great ethnic groups” will be drawn. Source: http://www.twbiobank.org.tw Fig. 3. The three areas from which blood samples from the “four great ethnic groups” will be drawn. Source: http://www.twbiobank.org.tw More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2012) 6 (3): 379-399.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Fig. 1   Classification of intrinsic and extrinsic ethnic factors in the ICH E5 Fig. 1 . Classification of intrinsic and extrinsic ethnic factors in the ICH E5 ...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2013) 7 (2): 283-309.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Philip S. Cho; Nathan Bullock; Dionna Ali The socially calculated Asian body is an abstract discursive space bridging early twentieth- and twenty-first-century Pan-Asianism across multiple scientific understandings of race and ethnicity. In the early twentieth century, the pan-Asian body was a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2014) 8 (4): 417-437.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Judith Farquhar; Lili Lai This article shows how a newly “salvaged” and “sorted” minority nationality medicine is being rendered as information, while attending to the dynamic emergence of new knowledge. After providing some historical background for the ethnic medicines movement and its Chinese...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2009) 3 (1): 51-72.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Fig. 2 Correspondence analysis of “Taiwanese” with other ethnic groups. Bold arrows indicate the distance between the Taiwanese (MN and HK) and Caucasians and Blacks. Source: Lin et al. ( 2001 ), Fig. 3. Arrows are added by the author Fig. 2. Correspondence analysis of “Taiwanese” with...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2009) 3 (2-3): 367-383.
Published: 01 September 2009
... particular the paper engages with the implicit utopian vision of a regenerative bioeconomy evident in the Biopolis project. Biopolis is a site which brings together local and imported scientific expertise with the biological productivity of the multi-ethnic Singaporean population, who are understood as...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2017) 11 (4): 563-588.
Published: 01 December 2017
... not easily resolved. For example, hard-won policies preventing the collection of Indigenous genetic samples may foreclose studies that might address pronounced health disparities. And the scope of a national biobank project aimed toward a global Chinese ethnic community is limited by competing claims...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2014) 8 (4): 461-478.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Zhen Yan; Hu Yingchong National and local projects to systematize ethnic or “nationality” medical systems are well underway in many parts of China. With colleagues in the China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, and in collaboration with scholars associated with various nationalities, we have...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2013) 7 (1): 69-85.
Published: 01 March 2013
... practices in the Biopolis: trans-Asian collaborations; Asian genetic databases; state funding and legitimacy; and genetic pride and hope, all components in forming an emerging space and style of biomedical research. “Asia” and “ethnicity” are often invoked in different registers of geography, nationality...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2016) 10 (1): 5-27.
Published: 01 March 2016
... such as antidoping science and other human regulatory sciences. 07 1 2014 16 2 2015 © 2016 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2016 race ethnicity genomics antidoping regulatory science personalized medicine Historian of science Nancy Leys Stepan (2003...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2018) 12 (4): 551-554.
Published: 01 December 2018
... medical treatment designed for an individual genetic map) and large-scale studies that are based on identifying medically significant genetic variations across populations defined by ethnic and racial categories (e.g., one of every thirteen African American babies is born with sickle cell trait). From the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2014) 8 (4): 479-481.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Digital Library (TKDL) and the Chinese drive to systematize ethnic knowledge confront immediate aporias. In order for the TKDL to do its work, it must assume categories recognizable by, in the first instance, the European Patent Office. For the Chinese project to succeed, overlapping heterogeneous modes...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2018) 12 (2): 225-230.
Published: 01 June 2018
... turn, focuses on Singapore, with an attached chapter on BGI in Shenzhen, 1 albeit through the narrow lens of her ethnicity concerns. She provides a meditation on popular affect about biotechnology issues and continues her speculations on exceptionalism and flexibility, both important notions, in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2010) 4 (1): 1-6.
Published: 01 March 2010
... ethnic group they belong to, profound ethical, legal, and social issues arise which require re-examination of research ethics as well as protection against privacy violation and social discrimination. Likewise, because the development of stem cell sciences often utilizes human embryos that enjoy special...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2012) 6 (2): 229-232.
Published: 01 June 2012
... with particular localities create or reify nationally, ethnically, geographically, or politically defined categories? Naming or invoking a category gives it power. Identifying a kind of knowledge or practice with a locality (both in space, e.g., East Asia or Asia, and in time, e.g., the “indigenous...