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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 459–462.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Kuang-chi Hung Chen 陳恒安 Heng-an , Ershi shiji houbanye Taiwan yanhuaxue pujizhishi de siweiyangshi 20 世紀後半葉台灣演化學普及知識的思維樣式 [ The Thought Styles in Popular Evolutionary Knowledge in Taiwan in the Second Half of the Twentieth Century ] Taipei 臺北: Jiyigongcheng 記憶工程 , 2009 . 233 pp...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 297–300.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Technology, Taiwan 2017 Ernst Haeckel (1834–1919), who is best known for his embryological principle that ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny, contributed not only to embryology but also to zoology, ecology, evolutionary theory and its application to human beings, and monistic philosophy and its social...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 531–537.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Mitsukuri and Koizumi's. He wrote: “Morse, who encouraged evolutionary thought... deserves high praise” ( Ueno 1960 ). However, during that same year, the second generation of historians of biology began to criticize Edward Morse. The first and most important of them was Satō Shichirō (佐藤七郎), a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 383–384.
Published: 01 September 2017
... the United Kingdom, plus the replies of Keller herself from the United States. Second, it is an interestingly heterogeneous group of commentators: a historian of mathematics, a historian of gender and technology, a philosopher of science and experimentation, a philosopher of biology and evolutionary...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 423–431.
Published: 01 September 2017
.... Because of my previous work, it seemed natural to focus on the effects of gender metaphors. I thought I would look at that part of evolutionary biology and ecology that was mathematical, with the idea that if I made my case there, within the hard core of ecology and evolutionary theory, my audience would...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 401–430.
Published: 01 September 2008
... institutional history of biology in twentieth-century China, the history of genetics and evolutionary biology can be seen as an example of “how modern science was transferred to China, how it was established there and diffused throughout culture and institutions.” 22 Indeed, numerous Republican Chinese...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 641–644.
Published: 01 December 2013
... metaphor. The term ecologies , despite its plural rather than singular form, tends to imply equilibrium and evolutionary change rather than contestation and domination, the core nature of politics. Without sufficient attention to institutional factors, Choy's ethnography resorts to a thin analysis of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 445–448.
Published: 01 September 2008
... edifice was built. Confronted with undeniable differences in capitalist industrialization and political development, especially in non-European areas, the great theorists rationalized their substitution of the particular for the universal by way of evolutionary metaphors. The use of a single case was...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 373–382.
Published: 01 September 2017
... appropriate theoretical framework may well be the need to construct a more appropriate linguistic framework, one that takes us beyond the paradigm of building the whole out of the parts and begins to accommodate the historical co-construction of parts and wholes that is so central a theme of evolutionary...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 557–578.
Published: 01 December 2013
... photosynthetic capacity. The evolutionary logic that underpins this experiment is based on the idea that C 4 has evolved more than fifty times, with approximately twenty-four of these times in the grass and sedge family ( Sage and Sage 2009 ). In all these cases, there were evolutionary changes associated to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 525–530.
Published: 01 December 2009
..., economic, and social theories. But the “technology” remains a black box in most such accounts, not humming, lighting up, breaking down, or taking inordinate amounts of daily time and creative energy. It “develops,” but often according to an evolutionary model which has little connection to lived reality...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 73–78.
Published: 01 March 2011
... science: A sociological pilgrimage . Bloomington : Indiana University Press . Nesse R. M. ( 2002 ). How selfish genes shape moral passions . In Evolutionary origins of morality: Cross-disciplinary perspectives , edited by Katz Leonard D. . Bowling Green, OH : Imprint Academic...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 549–554.
Published: 01 November 2012
... question of theory selection, similar to natural selection in evolutionary theory. According to him, it was a sociological process whereby the fittest theory in any given environment survives and becomes a paradigm (44–45). At the same time, Nakayama placed more emphasis on normal science than on...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 397–403.
Published: 01 September 2017
... throughout all life forms—especially within the same domain—various small differences have emerged during the long evolutionary history of life. As each cell is constructed in a way that optimizes the efficiency of endogenous gene expression, these slight differences may cause the inefficient expression of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 541–547.
Published: 01 December 2018
... different societies experience time differently. The advocates of Big History conceive historical time as embedded in processes of evolutionary complexity. National histories engage evolution with a telos of progress. But let us begin by asking what bodies, media, vehicles, and agencies allow us to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 283–309.
Published: 01 June 2013
... would define, was “the relatively unplanned or evolutionary emergence of an area of interaction and interdependence” ( Duara 2010 : 963). Especially after the 1985 Plaza Accord that depreciated the US dollar, Japan and later other Asian nations played a more active role in the regionalization of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 167–181.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Keio University in 1920. For the biography of Miyajima, see Miyajima ( 1943 ). 6 Koizumi is also a famous historian on evolutionary thought. The relationship between his evolutionary thought and the medical research remains to be explored. 7 For medical entomologists in Taiwan, see...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 11–26.
Published: 01 March 2011
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 163–171.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Colonial Malaya (1840s – 1941) . East Asian Science, Technology and Society: An International Journal . doi:10.1007/s12280-009-9097-2 . Macleod R. M. Rehbock P. F. (eds). ( 1994 ). Darwin’s laboratory: evolutionary theory and natural history in the pacific . Honolulu : University of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 185–196.
Published: 01 June 2018
... becoming an internationally open and inclusive community, we argue that a macrovision of STS research must be reestablished, so as to improve the modern S&T system through STS research. Once examined from the perspective of the evolutionary history of human civilization, and as one of the most...