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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2015) 9 (3): 295–310.
Published: 01 September 2015
... nuclear engineering in the framework of models proposed by Togo Tsukahara. 09 02 2015 27 04 2015 © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2015 export of nuclear engineering human resources for nuclear engineering network of nuclear engineering Indonesia-Japan relations...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 409–415.
Published: 01 September 2011
... for celebration among Korean nuclear engineers and signaled the transformation of Korea from a nuclear-technology-importing to a nuclear-technology-exporting country. The dream of the first generation of Korean nuclear engineers seemed to be coming true. In the spring of 2011, twenty-one nuclear...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 601–623.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Christopher F. Jones; Shi-Lin Loh; Kyoko Satō The nuclear meltdowns at Fukushima in the spring of 2011, according to countless media and government analyses, were a failure of Japan: collusive ties between regulators and industry prevented proper enforcement, the nation's nuclear engineers embodied...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 47–64.
Published: 01 November 2014
... opens itself up to punishment at the national polls. A further concern is that the development of nuclear power is a prime example of the high-technology, high-value-added export-oriented industry so important to the continued success of a mature economy such as Japan's. Moreover, the Japanese...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 17–40.
Published: 01 March 2012
... nation, in this case, primarily at sites such as the Argonne National Laboratory in the Chicago suburbs, as well as at Penn State University and North Carolina State University, home to two of the first American programs in nuclear engineering. Lee's move to Utah played a significant part in this...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 65–85.
Published: 01 November 2014
.... A case in point is the liability law that has been passed with regard to new nuclear power stations. 1 For the most part, the new Indian legislation follows international standards by keeping the net liabilities of reactor operators very low and making it extremely difficult for potential victims...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 9–26.
Published: 01 March 2008
..., family has in many ways influenced Korean society. Although industrialization in Korea caused the growth of the nuclear family, the function of family is still very important in Korea ( Suh 2003 ; Song 2005 ). More and more young people today choose to remain single, but their lifestyle is not...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 309–326.
Published: 01 September 2018
..., technologically advanced nation, while the image of North Korea is that of a poor, backward one. In fact, neither images of Samsung cell phones and Hyundai automobiles nor those of nuclear bombs and long-range missiles are reflected in South and North Korean science fiction, respectively. The popular idea that...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 505–528.
Published: 01 December 2011
... about the use and governance of GM, especially in the area of food production, “is unlike that faced by any other country, with the possible exception of the United States, because of the New Zealand economy's heavy reliance on the export of primary products, especially agricultural products.” The...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 9–34.
Published: 01 March 2017
... island in 2012 to conduct fieldwork, PLN Eleventh Region engineer Nyoman Suriarsa informed me that a concerted effort was under way to realize the goal of connecting all of the banjar s in Bali to the grid, and the hope was that they would all be connected by the end of 2014 (interview with author in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 555–565.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Technicolor SA) in the 1990s. It set up its Taoyuan, Taiwan, plant in 1969, one of innumerable corporations that shifted labor-intensive manufacturing overseas, where cheap and unorganized labor was guaranteed by authoritarian, pro-business governments, and exported the product back to their home countries...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2009
...' ability to maintain its hegemony over the production and retention of new science and engineering professionals, which were themselves viewed as providing the United States with a competitive advantage over the rest of the world. The “America Competes Act”, legislation that would fund better educational...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 229–252.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Collins and Evans (2002: 236–37) , who initiated discussion of this issue and generated heated controversy, when technical decision making intersects with the political domain in such issues as eating British beef or preferring nuclear power, we confront the question of how far participation in technical...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 565–583.
Published: 01 December 2010
... numerous hurdles and cleared few. ‘Biotechnology overtook nuclear physics as the most controversial area of scientific endeavour’ ( Leitch 2008 ), a controversy played out in the market and policy spheres, even as scientific and technological investments continued. Many observers conclude that consumers...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 315–342.
Published: 01 September 2009
... attract foreign investment, with production geared toward export ( JICA 2002 ; World Bank 1999 ). Much of this push for privatization was covertly organized by international actors, in private negotiation with a few powerful East Timorese politicians and stake-holders ( Aditjondro 2001 ). It was...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 91–131.
Published: 01 March 2009
...: shipping needs, rural demands, and the transition of the sugar industry. 7 “Iron cattle” refer to reassembled cars that use single-cylinder motive power such as a water-pump motor, a cultivator prow, or a motorcycle engine. “Siqizai” refers to reassembled cars that use four-cylinder engines...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 331–352.
Published: 01 September 2017
... trust in the government and social institutions in Korea and in the United States. For example, because Korea was an importer of American beef, Koreans tended to perceive BSE exposure as a coerced and avoidable risk ( Bak 2012 ); because America was exporting its beef, Americans might have focused on...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 331–336.
Published: 01 September 2018
... government to promote the export of Japanese nuclear engineering and military technology. At the same time, the decommissioning and cleaning up of the Fukushima reactors has stagnated: not only do they remain in a state of dysfunction, but tons of contaminated water continues to pour into the Pacific Ocean...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 211–227.
Published: 01 June 2017
... of domination. For instance, we have learned about Indian nuclear power ( Abraham 1998 , 2000 ), sub-Saharan therapeutic inequalities ( Rottenburg 2009 ), the extractions of bioprospecting ( Hayden 2007 ), how broken-down European technologies achieve an afterlife in the global South ( Beisel and...