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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 51–70.
Published: 01 March 2017
..., providing the context in which the third-party verification technology emerges. Data were sourced from public documents and interviews. Drawing on concepts of governmentality and biolegality within Andrew Barry's framework of “technological society,” the author argues that Doublehelix constructs the sense...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 91–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
.... In other words, they were incorporated into a new regime of governmentality. It would be interesting to know more about the business interests that underpinned the spread of electricity in Bali. In the case of the satellite, the government's discourse about infrastructure modernization and the...
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Published: 01 September 2018
Fig. 5 Different concerns among Taipower engineers, governmental planners, and the general public regarding power restriction Fig. 5 Different concerns among Taipower engineers, governmental planners, and the general public regarding power restriction More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 65–85.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Itty Abraham; Ashish Rajadhyaksha In this article we seek to nuance our understanding of the technologically mediated relationship of state and citizen, first, by framing these relations in terms of Michel Foucault's ideas about state power and governmentality, and, second, by using case studies...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 541–563.
Published: 01 December 2010
.... Analysis is informed by comparative cross-jurisdictional policy learning analysis featuring European participatory developments; policy analysis of current Australian governmental policy responses; and prior narrative analysis of the behavioural rationalities (the underlying beliefs, attitudes and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 367–383.
Published: 01 September 2009
... public investment in regenerative medicine and genomics. This paper will tease out what is at stake in the creation of Biopolis for the Singaporean state and population and what it can tell us about South East Asian governmentality and its bioeconomic and biopolitical aspirations and anxieties. In...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 379–399.
Published: 01 September 2012
... with what Latour has termed “matters of concern,” are techniques of governmentality that advance the nationalist agenda of the state in citizens' everyday lives, use pharmaceuticals as boundary objects and focal points of communication between researchers and policy makers in receptive environments...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 23–45.
Published: 01 November 2014
... of the final IVF design. Sociopolitically, state funding for IVF in the mid-1980s, a time of governmental promulgation of the one-child policy, was predicated upon melding eugenic motives into the IVF program as a rationalization for fertility treatment. Technologically, what was claimed to be...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 261–264.
Published: 01 June 2014
... ensure his own reign, and “governmentality,” in which the purpose of governance is the security and well-being of the population. To these he adds a third mode of power, “communist revolution,” a combination of dictatorship, mass mobilization, radical egalitarianism, and utopianism that contained...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 621–623.
Published: 01 December 2017
... governmental revenue. According to Chiang, the first system for ginseng collection was called Dashengwula and was overseen by the Dashengwula General Governmental Office, which dispatched men to collect ginseng. The second system was called the Eight Banners Collection System, which engaged in similar tasks...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 629–632.
Published: 01 December 2013
... manageable object and tradable commodity. The mainstream idea of “environmental governance” emerges either as “ecological modernization,” which seeks to solve environmental degradations through market mechanisms, or as “green governmentality,” which emphasizes the centralized control of the environment...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 233–236.
Published: 01 December 2007
... consequence, leading to an “alternative science or technology”. To discuss alternative technology in any meaningful way, however, we should first think about “alternative to what”? I will relate some Korean examples. The governmental R&D budget in Korea in 2007 is over 10 billion dollars; it is the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 259–265.
Published: 01 June 2012
..., chemical engineering, and geoengineering. In particular, from the mid-1980s, when the governmental scheme for supporting research and development (R&D) at universities began to be established and modernized, scientists began to emphasize a close connection among science, engineering and technology, and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 597–600.
Published: 01 December 2011
... an examination of the state organs responsible for environmental control. (In this systematic project, governmental entities play a leading role, with social forces making significant contributions.) During China's Republican period, before 1949, no environmental protection agency existed. Instead...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 219–221.
Published: 01 June 2016
... outcomes and influences of the bureau's twenty-year accomplishments in aspects such as medical education, governmental publishing, Confucian physicians, knowledge transfer, the business of medicine, and the medical theory of yunqi 運氣 (circulation of qi ). Specifically, Fan demonstrates that the bureau's...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 15–18.
Published: 01 December 2007
... ; Nishizawa 2005 ). Various new methods, including the science café, have been developed and presented at the 7th East Asian STS conference in Kobe and Osaka in 2007. In Taiwan, the road to consensus conference came from a governmental reform. In 2000, a group of scholars was organized by the Ministry of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 449–452.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Experience of Fieldwork in a Non-Governmental Organization for Science and Technology,” compares the situations surrounding the non-governmental organizations in Europe with those in Japan. First, the author outlines the rise and fall of science shops in Europe. Then, he presents the profile of a Japanese...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 495–497.
Published: 01 August 2014
... expert governmentality, numerical rationality, and the reflective capacity cultivated among ideal modern citizens. In addition to critically reviewing contemporary theories of emotions and their disorders, Ho and Ning propose an alternative explanation for the phenomenon they call minkun choucheng...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 111–133.
Published: 01 December 2007
..., Taipei to house a Mass Rapid Transit maintenance depot has led to the possible forced eviction of hundreds of elderly patients from their homes. The controversies and strong opposition created by this governmental action have been generating fierce debates over the priority of heritage preservation and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2010
... that threatens such values. Hence, governments in these East Asian countries face less controversy when they deal with human embryonic research that is critical for the development of stem cell science. Moreover, many of these initiatives are backed by governmental funding. Compared to Europe or...