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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 139–141.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Young-Gyung Paik Myoung-kyu Park Ho-chul Seo : Colonial Authority and Statistics: the Statistics System of the Chosŏn Government-General and its Censuses (식민권력과 통계: 조선총독부의통계체계와 센서스 Singmin Kwŏllyŏk kwa T'onggye: Chosŏn Ch'ongdokpu ŭi T'onggye ch'egye wa Sensŏsŭ) Seoul, Korea : Seoul...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 February 2015) 9 (2): 187–211.
Published: 01 February 2015
... machines and the dehumanization of humans” ( Dixon 2004: 15 ). The ever-present gap between the bodily movements of humans and robots, and the artificiality of the latter, is used by artists to express their views toward robotics in particular and technology in general. In this line of performance, the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 381–394.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Yuko Fujigaki; Togo Tsukahara Y. Fujigaki Togo Tsukahara General System Studies, Graduate School of International and Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Tokyo, 3-8-1 Komaba, Meguro, Tokyo, 153-8902 e-mail: fujigaki@idea.c.u-tokyo.ac.jp T. Tsukahara Graduate School of International Cultural...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 9–26.
Published: 01 March 2008
..., we have to consider multiple contexts in which women's social practices were generated and performed. One of the most important contexts in which specific attitudes or thoughts of women are constituted is family. As a fundamental social institution, family has in many ways influenced Korean society...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 115–136.
Published: 01 March 2019
... implications for our argument because it also suggests that different practices enact not simply different social but also different material and spatial realities . The reason for this is that if practices differ, then rather than aligning to generate a one-world world, reality becomes a complex, multiple...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 143–146.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Shirley Hsiao-Li Sun; Jui-Chung Allen Li 林宗弘 Thung-Hong Lin et al., Beng shidai: Caituan hua, pinqiong hua, yu shao zinu hua de weiji 崩世代:財團化、貧窮化與少子女化的危機 [ Generation of Collapse: Crises of Capital Monopoly, Poverty, and the Lowest Fertility in Taiwan ] Taipei : Taiwan laogong zhenxian...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 247–267.
Published: 01 September 2016
... through the very process of moving a technology from one setting to another—in our case, from a Danish diabetes hospital to Indonesian general practice. This is important for three reasons. First, as the global dissemination of technologies for health is steeply rising, it is increasingly important for...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 531–537.
Published: 01 December 2009
... a historian, he was succeeded by the first generation of historians of biology. In the 1930s, biologists who were interested in history began to publish detailed studies of the development of Japanese biology. One of those historian–biologists was Koizumi Makoto (小泉丹), a parasitologist at Keio...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 397–423.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Mingji Cuomu In the last ten years, there has been a dramatic reduction in medicinal plants in Tibet. This situation has attracted the attention of many researchers from different professional backgrounds, yet very few documents have been published on the general theoretical context and the actual...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 367–383.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Catherine Waldby In late 2003, the Singaporean government launched Biopolis, a life sciences technopole that brings key Singaporean biomedical research institutes together with global and local biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies and governance bodies. The government has allocated generous...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 341–357.
Published: 01 September 2011
... of any state to exploit the value of the future knowledge economy will be limited. In an era of globalization, state boundaries are inherently porous to flows of knowledge and finance, and the capture of the value generated by innovation is heavily dependent on ownership. In this context, the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 483–501.
Published: 01 December 2010
... industry at every level, from food packaging to the nutritional quality of the food itself. But the very newness of the field has had a significant impact on efforts to establish a dialogue between scientists and the general public on issues surrounding the commercialization of nanotechnology. In such a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 173–188.
Published: 01 June 2011
... from that of a new generation of scientists attempting to achieve a set of global research targets. S. Brooks Institute of Development Studies at the University of Sussex, Brighton, BN1 9RE, UK e-mail: SBrooks2@ids.ac.uk 13 07 2010 20 01 2011 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2011...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 9–34.
Published: 01 March 2017
... improve people's welfare. Their criticisms shared the same sentiments of some critiques of New Order Indonesia's development efforts in general. 09 3 2015 17 11 2015 © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017 Bali Indonesia electrification New Order ASEAN OPEC On Friday, 11...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 541–563.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Richard Hindmarsh In late 2007, after signing the Kyoto Protocol, a new Australian federal government committed to generating 20% of Australia's electricity from renewable energy by 2020, for a transition to a low-carbon economy. With wind energy the most viable technology for such expansion...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 335–351.
Published: 01 September 2013
..., suggesting that these open up important questions for medicine in general regarding the relationship between “subjective” and “objective” aspects of the healing process. The political economy of Sowa Rigpa is considered, including questions of access, of the production of medicines, and the impact of new...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 353–379.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Colin Millard This article examines forms of knowledge and medical practice in three generations of Bon medical practitioners in Tibet. A key component of the discussion is the way in which Tibetan medicine, and particularly the two principal texts of the Bon and Buddhist medical tradition, serves...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 261–281.
Published: 01 June 2013
... with each other in their differences through a series of comparative practices, such as linkage analysis, haplotyping, or clinical trials. Such comparisons across populations, markets, disciplines, and disease entities require and generate a permanent traffic between genetics and epidemiology...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 439–460.
Published: 01 August 2014
... culture-as-resource. The discussion focuses on the complexities of fashioning contemporary cultural stewardship claims with respect to South Asian classical medicine, generally, and yoga, specifically. I examine the emergence of a particular understanding of cultural stewardship that enables certain...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 347–362.
Published: 01 April 2014
... believed that the two methods were identical. After he studied the newly recovered Siyuan shu , also originating in the Song-Yuan period, Nam realized that it could be seen as a generalization of the Tianyuan shu , thus enabling the “old” method to solve a wider range of problems than the “new” one...