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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 135–137.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Akihisa Setoguchi Kanamori Osamu : Philosophy of Genetic Modification Tokyo : Keiso Shobo , 2005 , Xiii +323 pp., index 2 10 2006 12 10 2006 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2007 2007 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be...
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Published: 01 December 2011
Fig. 1   New Zealand metropolitan newspaper reportage of the genetic modification debate from 1 January 1998 to 28 February 2002, by story volume (cm 2 ) Fig. 1 . New Zealand metropolitan newspaper reportage of the genetic modification debate from 1 January 1998 to 28 February 2002, by story More
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Published: 01 December 2011
Fig. 2   Major themes of the New Zealand genetic modification debate as a percentage of the total volume of reportage (cm 2 ) across the stages of the GM debate Fig. 2 . Major themes of the New Zealand genetic modification debate as a percentage of the total volume of reportage (cm2) across the More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 505–528.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Fig. 1   New Zealand metropolitan newspaper reportage of the genetic modification debate from 1 January 1998 to 28 February 2002, by story volume (cm 2 ) Fig. 1 . New Zealand metropolitan newspaper reportage of the genetic modification debate from 1 January 1998 to 28 February 2002, by story...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 565–583.
Published: 01 December 2010
... everyday decision making and not reducible to pejorative senses of ‘folk wisdom’ or ‘folk science’. Common sense Genetic modification of food Q methodology Subjective views Science and technology studies In 1994, Calgene, a California biotech firm, introduced its Flavr Savr tomato, which...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 87–101.
Published: 01 March 2013
... issues. The assumption is that as public understanding of science increases, so will people's acceptance of new technologies, including the genetic modification of organisms, a task that has become almost routine at BIOTEC in the past few years. But there is a difference between educating the people and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 359–374.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., the authors elicit and describe the opinions of sixty-one Japanese life-science researchers on the ethical and social issues surrounding the science of mind and behavior. The results reveal significant diversity of opinions, especially when the subject was the genetic “enhancement” and “medical...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 475–482.
Published: 01 December 2010
... for public engagement in science and technology issues in Australia, Japan and Aotearoa/New Zealand. It traverses issues relating to new energy technologies, food nanotechnology, the environmental impacts of dioxins, toxic waste disposal, genetic modification and the way scientists engage with the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 503–519.
Published: 01 December 2010
...). A small minority (some 13%) agreed with this statement: “My understanding of the science of genetic modification of organisms leads me to believe they pose sufficient threat to the ecosystem to warrant suspension of research endeavours” (25). There is only a small body of literature on New...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 101–112.
Published: 01 March 2019
... ) Naturalism and Its Discontents (2004) 自然主義の臨界 ( Shizen-shugi no Rinkai ) Archeology of the Scientific Thinking (2004) 科学的思考の考古学 ( Kagakuteki-shikou no Koukogaku ) Philosophy of Genetic Modification (2005) 遺伝子改造 4 ( Idenshi Kaizou ) History of Typhoid Mary (2006)* 病魔という悪の物語――チフスのメアリー...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 327–334.
Published: 01 September 2008
... . Setoguchi A. ( 2007 ). [Review of] Osamu Kanamori: philosophy of genetic modification . East Asian Science, Technology and Society: An International Journal , 1 ( 1 ), 135 – 137 . Sleeboom-Faulkner M. (Ed.). ( 2008 ). Human genetic biobanks in Asia: politics of trust and scientific...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 475–480.
Published: 01 December 2016
... member in 2007 and as an advisory editor from 2008 and will be remembered by those who attended the very first EASTS conference or read his review in the first issue of EASTS (1, no.1: 135–37) on the philosophy of genetic modification ( Gene Modification 遺伝子改造 2005), one of his many publications...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 77–97.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Project in 1990. The latter aimed to determine the human base sequence, not genes themselves. As was already known, most human diseases are not genetically determined, even though they are affected and controlled by many genes. In Japan, however, there was a perception that the Human Genome Project was a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 169–176.
Published: 01 March 2019
... transplantation and genetic modification, there are always choices in the frontier of science. He says the development of science has provided freedom of choice instead of depriving us of all others. This is quite a different view of science from that of Murakami. If we agree with this view, the role of history...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 March 2016
.... A common theme running through these articles is the complication and problematization of the idea of enhancement in relation to aesthetics, genetics and musculature, cognitive enhancement, and social institutions. With their investigations into the intersections between body and technology, the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 229–246.
Published: 01 September 2016
... . International Communication Association no. 49 : 103 – 22 . Shineha Ryuma , Hibino Aiko , and Kato Kazuto ( 2008 ). Analysis of Japanese Newspaper Articles on Genetic Modification . Journal of Science Communication no. 2 : 1 – 8 . Shineha Ryuma , Kawakami Masahiro...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 397–403.
Published: 01 September 2017
... and the other deriving from modern biotechnology. Today, the origin of the concept of the gene is considered to lie in the Mendelian factor from early genetics. In this context, a gene is considered as a particulate entity that is responsible for a certain phenotype and obeys the laws of segregation...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 19–51.
Published: 01 December 2007
... entire agri-food industry as `dependent' upon genetic modification techniques ( CEC 1993 ). As objective imperatives, technological determinism was linked with inexorable globalisation (cf. Barben 1998 ). This framework avoided accountability for its own normative choices and commitments. Under...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 483–501.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Agency; this group has carried out programs concerning food, medical, and environmental applications of nanotechnologies, but they have all focused on assessing technologies rather than conducting dialogues with the public. Other food technologies, such as the genetic modification of crops, have been...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 49–51.
Published: 01 March 2011
... power in contemporary society is accrued and materialized through representations (science) and modifications (technology) of the “natural world.” Typically, STS research looks at complex technoscientific issues where many different interests are at stake and where a range of competing scientific or...