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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 June 2012) 6 (2): 249–258.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Fa-ti Fan This essay discusses the recent rise of interest in the global history of science. It first explains the central characteristics of this new scholarly development and distinguishes it from the earlier projects of studying science in a world-historical context pursued by George Sarton and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 257–260.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Hilary A. Smith Bretelle-Establet Florence , ed., Looking at It from Asia: The Processes that Shaped the Sources of History of Science Dordrecht : Springer , 2010 . xlvi +426 pp . €149.99 . 06 11 2012 07 11 2012 © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2014...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 349–352.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Jung Lee Sakano Toru 坂野徹 , ed., Teikoku wo shiraberu: Shokuminchi fīrudowāku no kagakushi 帝国を調べる: 植民地フィールドワークの科学史 [ Investigating the Empire: A History of Science of Colonial Fieldwork ] Tokyo : Keisō Shobō 勁草書房 , 2016 . 256 pp. ¥3,400 Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2019) 13 (3): 449–463.
Published: 01 September 2019
...Jia-Chen Fu Abstract Recent scholarship on the history of science in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) has provided new horizons for exploring questions about the nature and epistemology of socialist science, its epistemic virtues, its knowledge-producing practices, its geographical imagination...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 221.
Published: 01 June 2012
... © National Science Council, Taiwan 2012 Introduction Suzanne Moon Disengaging from “Asia” Carla Nappi Only Connect: Comparative, National, and Global History as Frameworks for the History of Science and Technology in Asia Francesca Bray Dangerous, Disruptive...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 543–546.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Charles K. Armstrong Ho-je Kang , [ History of Science and Technology in North Korea I ] Seoul : Sŏnin , 2007 . 440 pp. ₩26,000. 30 6 2009 30 6 2009 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2009 2009 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 223–227.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Suzanne Moon This essay introduces the forum "Engaging Asia," a set of essays drawn from a roundtable by the same name cosponsored at the 2011 Society for the History of Technology (SHOT) annual meeting by SHOT and the History of Science Society. The forum explores the history as both a method and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 503–518.
Published: 01 December 2018
... scope. I ask whether we are fashioning an “autonomous” history of science in Southeast Asia—and whether this would be enough. Perhaps we need to explore further “Southeast Asia as method,” a thought style heralded here though remaining, I hope, productively ambiguous. This review contributes primarily...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2019) 13 (3): 443–448.
Published: 01 September 2019
... new directions in the study of PRC-era science. Their focus on lived experience, local stories, and materiality provides rich and diverse perspectives on histories of science in the PRC by exposing the often contradictory ways in which the power and influence of science operated across society. The...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 267–274.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Projit Bihari Mukharji This paper is a slightly spruced-up version of a talk delivered at a roundtable cosponsored by the Society for the History of Technology and the History of Science Society at their annual conference in Cleveland. Asked to speak about the responsibilities and opportunities for...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 303–319.
Published: 01 September 2012
... transformed the results of such research into a more popular discourse about the English brain. Interactions among neuroscientific research, commercial strategies, and the media made the English brain a reality. 13 4 2011 02 12 2011 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2012 2012...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 519–524.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Morris Low The field of the history of Japanese science is at a crossroads. By working with STS scholars, promoting interaction with the Asian region and beyond, the field can be reinvigorated. This paper outlines the current situation and identifies key institutions and players who will lead the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 285–292.
Published: 01 June 2017
... central part of modern China's self-identification. New Perspectives on Chinese History: Science, Technology, and Chinese Society , edited by Ping-yi Chu, is a collection of essays on premodern Chinese science and technology written mainly by Chinese and Taiwanese scholars. In his introduction, Chu...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 541–548.
Published: 01 November 2012
... immediately after the publication of Structure 's Taiwan translation in 1985, which would constitute Taiwan's first development of a field known as history and philosophy of science (HPS), along with related fields like Foucauldian and feminist research. The third part of this essay briefly describes an...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 527–532.
Published: 01 November 2012
... silence caused by the Cultural Revolution (1966–76), the first complete Chinese translation of Structure was published in Shanghai in 1980. Since being introduced to the mainland, Kuhn's work has had a significant and lasting influence on the philosophy and history of science, and on the humanities and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 213–231.
Published: 01 December 2007
... of science in cultural encounter. It also urges STS scholars to pay more attention to the field sciences. Although the focus of the article is on science and British imperialism in nineteenth-century China, its conclusions address an important aspect of the history of East Asian science, technology...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 309–326.
Published: 01 September 2018
... of Stars ), and Sarajin haengeullaideo ( Hang-Glider Disappeared ). Kim I-Gu, a South Korean novelist and literary critic, calls Han “the only science novelist in the history of modern Korean literature who devoted his whole life to the creation and writing of science fiction” ( Han 2013: 544...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 181–193.
Published: 01 June 2019
... ideas of citizen and citizenship seriously in thinking about citizen science and that, precisely for this reason, it is necessary to take the history, genealogy, and political topography of citizen science seriously. Based on this premise, we shall categorize the usages of citizen science into four...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 143–145.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Peter C. Perdue Book: Elman Benjamin A. , A cultural history of modern science in China Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press , 2006 Reviewer: Perdue Peter C. Massachusetts Institute of Technology 9 2 2007 9 2 2007 © National Science Council, Taiwan...