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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2015) 9 (3): 323–326.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Sigrid Schmalzer Shen Grace Yen , Unearthing the Nation: Modern Geology and Nationalism in Republican China Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2014 . 307 pp . $45.00 . © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2015 This is a subtle book. Its contribution lies almost...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 153–156.
Published: 01 March 2009
... community. (Note that the discipline “earth science” is roughly separated into geology and geophysics.) It is known that social context played an important role in this process, which is quite different from the process in other countries; however, there is little research focusing on this topic. Tomari's...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 255–258.
Published: 01 December 2007
... articles on the history of mathematics, physics, chemistry or geology. These fields were not only equally important during the Meiji period but also advanced enough to be recognized by Western scientists. Japanese physicists, for example, began to publish many quality papers in prestigious Western journals...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 613–616.
Published: 01 December 2017
... the entanglements among species—in which humans may or may not be included. Drawing from various studies of natural science, Tsing elegantly weaves the multiple temporalities of the geology of pine forests, the evolution of species, the developments of the Japanese and US economies, and the collective...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 211–214.
Published: 01 June 2018
... science, clergymen, hack writers, and show managers, borrowed familiar language from the Bible and modern poetry in their accounts of the prehistoric world. Such romantic depictions of a vanished ancient past hold a fascination for the public, hence the growing prestige of geology and paleontology...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 205–211.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Japanese scientists established global reputations quite early), but even in the case of disciplines with a stronger `local' orientation, such as geology, the development of research infrastructures could still be so impressive and intensive that the term `dependent' does not fit ( Shigeru 1974 ). If...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 267–272.
Published: 01 June 2011
... in terms of social history, the modernization process in Greece in the late nineteenth century, electrochemistry in various centers in Spain, and the twentieth-century reconstruction of geology in Portugal. It also included a study of biochemical sciences in the Belgian universities, academic reforms...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 65–82.
Published: 01 March 2012
...: “In order to deepen butterfly research, you should extend your inquiry into natural history, including geology and the earth sciences. Furthermore, once you have a basic understanding of physics and chemistry, which are the very opposite of natural history, you can position your research within the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 395–401.
Published: 01 September 2011
... position, this time couched in climate rather than geology, by calling the Japanese a “typhoon people.” The tempestuous and “wet” nature of the Japanese, Watsuji argued, had everything to do with the periodic violent storms that lashed their islands, and the moist lush climate those storms helped produce...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 269–290.
Published: 01 September 2016
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 213–231.
Published: 01 December 2007
... history (and, indeed, the history of many other field and environmental sciences) from the perspective of cultural encounter. I believe that if we want to better understand certain areas of scientific inquiry—for example, geography, geology, anthropology, archaeology, meteorology, and natural history— in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 195–213.
Published: 01 June 2019
... ( Lucier 2010 ). In early nineteenth-century British geology and natural history, for example, the prevailing hierarchy in scientific credibility and control cut across any putative amateur-professional distinction, dividing practitioners according to social class more than professional status ( Rudwick...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 533–555.
Published: 01 December 2013
... and the MAS. However in fields of study such as geology that prove useful to the mining industry, some research funding and scholarly communication support is available from private firms (which are themselves headquartered abroad), as well as from the government, where there is a reliance on resource...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 53–75.
Published: 01 March 2010
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 209–229.
Published: 01 September 2009
... William Napier of the Singapore Free Press and Mr. R.C Woods, both lawyers, the papers had subsequently employed pressmen from the United Kingdom. 7 Similarly, James Logan, the founder and editor of the Penang Gazette , was considered more of a “scientific writer” of ethnology and geology in Asia...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2015) 9 (3): 253–274.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Determinative Geology (G. J. Brush), and others Sugimura Jirō 杉村次郎 Sugimura Jirō 杉村次郎 1878 Elementary Geometrical Drawing Methods 小学幾何画法 Yamada Masakuni 山田昌邦 Yamada Masakuni 山田昌邦 1879 Geometry for Drafting 画用幾何 Shizuma Mitsu 静間密 Sakata Yasujirō 阪田保次郎 1879 A Handbook on the Hydrometer...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 255–273.
Published: 01 June 2010
... in a wide range of intellectual endeavors, including literary composition, Confucian classics, astronomy, mathematics, cartography, physics, music, hydraulic engineering, architecture, art criticism, and geology. On the one hand, this scholar personifies the cultural erudition of centuries of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society 8005053.
Published: 11 October 2019
... policy. The government-general of Korea introduced modern science and technology to Korea in order to develop the mining and railway industries, as part of colonial resource extraction. As a result, the colonial regime only promoted applied sciences such as geology, chemical engineer- ing, civil...