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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 453–464.
Published: 01 November 2012
... assemblages East Asian distinction harm reduction HIV For the fledgling East Asian science, technology, and society (STS) community, the appearance of a journal devoted to the region was a significant event that both enhanced communication and exposed controversies. The present article is a...
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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 March 2009) 3 (1): 5–26.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Topknot Act (斷髮令). According to this decree, there were two main reasons for cutting off topknots: hygiene and convenience. Underlying them is the idea that long hair harms political reform and national enrichment. Indeed, this legislation had served as the battleground for a fierce war between modern...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 377–392.
Published: 01 December 2018
... as the most recent project in the shaping of modern social and political power through the technologically mediated intersection of the law and the body. Key moments of technopolitical reduction of the physical body—fingerprinting, DNA tests, brain scans, polygraphs, and truth serums—become turning...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 487–491.
Published: 01 November 2012
... HIV harm reduction policy of Taiwan. He convincingly shows that this particular approach works better to explain the case study than does another theory of a similar origin (Latour's actor network theory, or ANT). The concept of assemblages proves to be a useful perspective on the harm-reduction...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 441–443.
Published: 01 November 2012
... should have a single East Asian STS theory or more than one. In the second article of this special issue, “Rethinking the East Asian Distinction: An Example of Taiwan's Harm Reduction Policy,” Jia-shin Chen seems to express an ambiguous attitude toward this question, because he introduces an assemblages...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 February 2015) 9 (2): 117–126.
Published: 01 February 2015
... ). Rethinking the East Asian Distinction: An Example of Taiwan's Harm Reduction Policy . East Asian Science, Technology and Society 6 , no. 4 : 453 – 64 . Chen Ruey-Lin 陳瑞麟 ( 2012a ). Discovering Distinctive East Asian STS: An Introduction . East Asian Science, Technology and Society 6 , no...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 343–353.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Area Studies: A Social Network Perspective . East Asian Science, Technology and Society 2 , no. 3 : 439 – 44 (DOI: 10.1215/s12280-008-9058-1 ) . Chen Jia-Shin ( 2012 ). Rethinking the East Asian Distinction: An Example of Taiwan's Harm Reduction Policy . East Asian Science...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 211–227.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Difference . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press . Chen Jia-shin ( 2011 ). Studying Up Harm Reduction Policy: The Office as an Assemblage . International Journal of Drug Policy 22 , no. 6 : 471 – 77 . Chen Jia-shin ( 2012 ). Rethinking the East Asian Distinction: An...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 35–67.
Published: 01 March 2013
... (biomedicine, epidemiology, psychology), forms of social organization (the “civil society” self-support group), and bodily disciplines that stress individual risk calculation (i.e., safe sex, harm reduction). Elsewhere, I have written about how individuals, regardless of their serostatus, have come to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 109–120.
Published: 01 June 2016
...? The Case of the Dutch East Indies. Paper presented at European Association for Southeast Asian Studies, University of Vienna, 12 August . Chen Jia-Shin ( 2013 ). Rethinking the East Asian Distinction: An Example of Taiwan's Harm Reduction Policy . East Asian Science, Technology and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 401–414.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Global Electronics Industry Philadelphia : Temple University Press 170 – 80 . Chen, Jia-shin (2009). Assembling Harm Reduction Policy in Taiwan. PhD diss., University of California, San Francisco . Chen, Shu-juo (2008). How Han Are Taiwanese Han? Genetic Inference of Plains Indigenous Ancestry...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 409–415.
Published: 01 September 2011
...: No matter who criticizes us, we have confidence. There is a story that a barley seed must be destroyed to bear fruit. We know the harmful effect of excessive radioactivity, which may shorten man's life, cause deformities, and even affect the next generations. But we would rather choose a short and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 81–106.
Published: 01 March 2014
... fixed in a particular cosmology and order ( Douglas 1966 ). Danger is propagated through social education. “Cultural notions tell us intuitively what is potentially dangerous and harmful and what is not” ( Boholm 2003 : 161). Although much of the risk literature locates the unknown in the future, danger...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 563–588.
Published: 01 December 2017
... relationships. It defies standard developmental models that suggest homogeneous effects on populations and insists, rather, on attention to those who are either ignored or harmed by such efforts. Even as literature on postcolonial STS has grown, it remains secondary to studies that seek to understand...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 February 2015) 9 (2): 167–186.
Published: 01 February 2015
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 335–359.
Published: 01 September 2008
... addition of “crime of abortion” in criminal law which was later systematized in the Criminal Code in 1907. Significant regulations on birth control include the 1930 “Ordinance Regulating Harmful Contraceptive Devices” and its amendment in 1936. ( Frühstück 2003 , 120–121) 9 This was the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 235–255.
Published: 01 June 2019
... frontline communities (about harms to health, systemic danger, and disrespect) can serve as an essential hermeneutic resource for making sense of air-quality data. The discussions broaden our understandings of citizen science that involves not only data generation but also strategic interpretive capacity...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 9–26.
Published: 01 March 2008
... military regime put birth control policy into practice. The purpose of this policy was the reduction of the population growth rate, which would contribute indirectly to economic growth. There was no particular concern for women's health or family life (see Fig. 1 ). Medical intervention, such as a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 161–182.
Published: 01 June 2016
... was his ability to cultivate government and popular support for his assertions, seeking to demonstrate, for example, that psychology could help in ridding Japan of harmful superstitions, for which real Buddhism had no time and bore no responsibility. 4 He and his colleagues also realized that...