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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 461–478.
Published: 01 August 2014
.... 08 7 2013 07 5 2014 © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2014 Traditional medicine archives databases of traditional knowledge history of minority nationality medicines in China China is a multinational, multicultural country, and in China's thousands of years of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 417–437.
Published: 01 August 2014
... several levels of administrative responsibility. Our entry into the national movement for salvaging and sorting China's minority nationality medicines was by way of a multiyear national project overseen by the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine (SATCM) in Beijing. Leaders at SATCM helped...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 465–484.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Elisabeth Hsu This introductory article provides an overview over the history of Chinese medicine, as it evolved in the People's Republic of China over the last 60 years. In particular, it highlights how Traditional Chinese Medicine ( zhongyi ), as invented in the 1950s during a period of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 429–432.
Published: 01 September 2011
... LIU SHAO-HUA , Passage to Manhood: Youth Migration, Heroin, and AIDS in Southwest China Stanford: Stanford University Press , 2011 . 246 pp $22.95 . 24 01 2011 24 01 2011 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2011 This review of Passage to Manhood is an intriguing...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 185–207.
Published: 01 June 2017
... this national history as a constitutive element of the world ( shijie 世界) history of legal medicine. These changes in Song Ci's image coincided with new historical circumstances in which there was greater optimism about the pace of China's medicolegal reform, a situation drastically different from...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 257–285.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Laurence Monnais In the decade between 1935 and 1945, the discovery and diffusion of sulfonamides, commonly known as sulfa drugs, new medicines capable of controlling bacterial infections, launched a true therapeutic revolution. Predating antibiotics, these “first miracle drugs” to quote the title...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 93–121.
Published: 01 March 2008
... entering Nagasaki from China. These new, critical currents of Chinese medicine in Japan provided the impetus later for growing Japanese interest in Dutch Learning and modern Western medicine. This article is dedicated to Nathan Sivin for his contributions to the History of Science and Medicine in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 219–223.
Published: 01 June 2018
... scientifically minded Viet Minh came to incorporate traditional Vietnamese medical healers into their ranks. In her conclusion, Thompson returns to the question of Vietnamese medical inheritance from China and of Vietnamese medical agency. She quotes several Vietnamese sources that depict Vietnamese medicine...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 107–139.
Published: 01 March 2014
.... Historians and anthropologists in China and the West have documented the history of these transformations in great detail ( Andrews 1996 ; Hsu 1999 ; Karchmer 2010 ; Scheid 2002 ; Taylor 2004 ). They show that the status of zheng as “the unique core of traditional Chinese medicine” is not a self...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 275–301.
Published: 01 June 2010
... popularization of medicine in Korea, China, and Japan is beyond the scope of the current study, since research into the social history of medicine is still in its early stages in all three countries. The purpose of this paper is to verify the expansion of medicine that took place on a national level in late...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 125–143.
Published: 01 March 2013
... individual choice and responsibilization, I maintain that political strategies, older notions of scientific progress, and nation-state ideologies continue to play major roles, too. In the assessment of China's collaborative research capacity, China's political, academic, and social institutional history is...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 525–543.
Published: 01 December 2008
... complexities. In Britain (as in China), at the start of the twenty-first century, taijiquan is mostlypracticed with therapeutic and meditative aims, and its naturalistic perspective on human well-being and ageing resonates with current debates in preventative medicine and public health. As a ‘traditional...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 43–56.
Published: 01 March 2014
... gardens maintained by rural health clinics. Yet there is another peculiarity shared by Vietnam, China, and the Republic of Korea: the fact that during the twentieth century, medical traditions in these countries came to be referred to both as “national medicine” ( y học dân tộc in Vietnam, minjok...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 185–196.
Published: 01 June 2018
...-political Roots of Boris Hessen: Soviet Marxism and the History of Science .” Social Studies of Science 15 , no. 4 : 705 – 22 . Hsu Elisabeth ( 2008 ). “ The History of Chinese Medicine in the People’s Republic of China and Its Globalization .” East Asian Science, Technology and Society 2...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 255–258.
Published: 01 December 2007
... publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Ever since Joseph Needham published the first volume of Science and Civilisation in China in 1954, many important works have been produced on East Asian science, technology, and medicine in the pre-modern period. The history of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 313–327.
Published: 01 September 2011
.... Although clinical pharmacology with non-Chinese medicines has been practiced in China since the late 1960s, only recently has a surge in the number of multinational, multisite clinical trials been undertaken on behalf of the large North American and European pharmaceutical companies. China, along with...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 213–231.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Company. In this respect, Britain was no exception. Natural history was equally popular in other major scientific nations and imperial powers, such as France and the Netherlands. In order to understand British scientific research in China, two aspects of this phenomena deserve special consideration: first...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 133–136.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Shang-Jen Li Nianqun Yang , [ Remaking “Patients”: Politics of Space in the Conflicts between Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine, 1832–1985 ] Peking : China Renmin University Press , 2006 18 3 2009 18 3 2009 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2009...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 101–104.
Published: 01 March 2016
.... Chapter 2 traces the development of Sowa Rigpa in the People's Republic of China from the 1950s onward, giving a detailed comparison of the sometimes parallel, sometimes divergent history of Chinese medicine (including the development of “Traditional Chinese Medicine,” or TCM). Chinese medicine's direct...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 159–167.
Published: 01 March 2019
... debates over human origin theories and Japanese origin theories in Japanese-language anthropological journals. Interest turned to archaeological discoveries of early human remains, including the 1920s excavation of the “Peking Man” in China and what in 1931 was dubbed the “Akashi man” ( Akashi genjin 明石原...