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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 185–204.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Anders Blok This article draws on ethnographic studies (conducted in Japan) into ongoing controversies over Japanese “research” whaling, in order to theorize what it might mean, in STS and elsewhere, to think comparatively about global connections, networks, and flows. Since the 1970s, Japanese...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 233–241.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Francesca Bray We might think that scholars in the fields of national, comparative, world, or global history of science and technology engage with each other in fruitful dialogue and see their works as part of a common cumulative project. But such is not usually the case. This article identifies...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 439–444.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Vietnamese immigrants back to their hometowns to study the effects of these original social linkages on their everyday lives in Taiwan. Second, “the global” can no longer be limited to Western influences on Taiwan's society; rather, the significance of Southeast Asia and East Asian connections must be...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 51–72.
Published: 01 March 2009
... international flow of pharmaceuticals is closely monitored and controlled. Following Gellner's description of modern world in which nation-states are its basic unit (1983:139–40), 4 it is easy to see the image of islets connected by bridges, nation-states in the era of globalization. Just as an isolated...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2015) 9 (3): 275–293.
Published: 01 June 2015
... scientists and engineers is increasingly global in nature ( Carayannis and Laget 2004 ). Scientists and engineers who collaborate internationally enjoy a greater variety of intellectual expertise for solving complex problems ( Bozeman and Corley 2004 ). Though studies on research collaboration in national...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 327–333.
Published: 01 June 2010
... businessmen were rather unentrepreneurial in their attitudes during this formative period; `Provincializing the first Industrial Revolution', Working Papers of the Global Economic History Network (GEHN) No. 17/06, 2006; available online at http://www2.lse.ac.uk/economicHistory/whosWho/profiles/pobrien...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 249–258.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Reill 1996 ; MacLeod 2000 ; Rozwadowski 2008 ). Then there was the influence from general history. New trends in general history—for example, the Atlantic world, “connected history,” the global history of European empires, and the inclusion of global/world history into college curricula—overflowed...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 247–267.
Published: 01 September 2016
.... In the workshops held to teach doctors about the software, the universality of both the problem and the solution is invoked. But closely connected to this is the performance of a shared identity between the senders and the receivers: both are invoked as part of a global community of scientifically...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 February 2015) 9 (2): 167–186.
Published: 01 February 2015
... trials and research. As promised by a KFDA director in charge of vaccines, the KFDA can leverage the efforts of both sides to meet global standards ( Kang 2013 ). One explanation for the respected position of the KCDC in interacting with local experts is that the KCDC has direct connections with...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 455–457.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Peter Lavelle Bray Francesca , Coclanis Peter A. , Fields-Black Edda L. , and Schäfer Dagmar , eds., Rice: Global Networks and New Histories Cambridge: Cambridge University Press , 2015 . 446 pp. . $99 . © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2015) 9 (3): 315–318.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Szu-hung Fang Hathaway Michael J. , Environmental Winds: Making the Global in Southwest China Berkeley : University of California Press , 2012 . xi +258 pp . $27.95 paperback, $65.00 cloth © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2015 Environmental Winds is a book...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 127–131.
Published: 01 March 2017
..., notwithstanding that the egalitarian-sounding “partnership” (149), as such a connection in global health might be referred to, has replaced “its predecessor fields of international health and tropical medicine, which are seen as having operated in a more top-down, paternalistic mode” (149). Paradoxically, the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 517–525.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Casper Bruun Jensen Riles Annelise , Collateral Knowledge: Legal Reasoning in the Global Financial Markets Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2011 . 312 pp . $27.50 . 28 6 2012 28 6 2012 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2013 Annelise Riles's Collateral...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 175–183.
Published: 01 June 2013
... with those of other species. In sum, the technoscientific object of the Super-Whale helps us to think comparatively about global connections on the move. In the last article of this issue, Gergely Mohácsi follows a hormone called adiponectin through the comparative practices of epidemiology and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 479–494.
Published: 01 December 2018
... appropriated not only by Singaporean “influencers” to engage a potentially global public ( Abidin 2014 ) but also by individual state figures to connect with Singapore citizens. In the case of influencers, an ongoing narrative of national self not only as consumer ( Chua 2003 ) but also as consuming...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 325–327.
Published: 01 June 2013
... relates to Western countries as well as Northeast Asia and Southeast Asia and tracing it to the latter part of the twentieth century. Yang's standpoint is clearly critical: “Even the new telecommunications technology does not simply ‘liberate,’ as global village prophets would like us to believe” (406...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 401–422.
Published: 01 December 2016
... political, economic, military, and subversive sense, global security and world order would be compromised by nonwhite populations in the developing world surpassing the populations of the developed world. Political and social anxiety quickly grew because of the increasing number of immigrants. Amid the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 71–90.
Published: 01 March 2017
... on infrastructure in urban water management is perpetuated globally through financing practices for infrastructure projects in cities of developing countries that are often dominated by large loans from development banks ( Carroll 2010 ). These loans come with exchanges of expertise and best...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 465–484.
Published: 01 December 2008
... nationalism marked by idealism and pride in China'sancient philosophy and cultural heritage, has evolved into a medicine that thrives on the contemporary global health market in a neoliberal climate. This latter form of Chinese medicine, which the author, in accordance with its Chinese promoters, calls...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 359–379.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., matters of concern, localizing the global, redistributing the local, and connecting sites, to tackle some of the problems caused by the dualisms of nature versus society and technology versus society. 7 Before the solar farms were set up, the central area of Ping-Tung in southern Taiwan was...