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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 105–107.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Ruth Rogaski Lei Sean Hsiang-lin , Neither Donkey nor Horse: Medicine in the Struggle over China's Modernity Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2014 . 381 pp . $35.00 . © 2016 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2016 Neither Donkey nor Horse is a tremendous...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 623–625.
Published: 01 December 2010
... to three. The first is to take in the history of equine medicine and its institutions against the context of the general management of horses. The second is to describe the same subjects against the broader backdrop of all of veterinary medicine. The third is to depict the history of Korean equine...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 345–354.
Published: 01 June 2019
... characters than those in Healing Fukushima , depicting how a teen rocker, a media-savvy activist, the daughter of a horse breeder, a sextigenarian whose family has been there for sixteen generations, and a conflicted TEPCO engineer cope with the loss of their communities and the unseen danger of radiation...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 359–360.
Published: 01 June 2019
... an unexpected asset as the universal need to air grievance asserted itself with time and trust. I was humbled by my protagonists’ generosity with their stories, which often surprised me: a daughter sacrificing her career in the city—and her health—to help her horse breeder father; the ambiguous...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 325–327.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Sean Hsiang-lin Lei's new book Neither Donkey nor Horse: Medicine in the Struggle over China's Modernity (2014), which contextualizes medical reform in Republican China in the process of state building and largely the epistemological and political struggle for “China's modernity.” Compared with these...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 543–546.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Movement of the late 1950s and its relationship with science and technology in North Korea. Briefly put, the Ch'ŏllima Movement, named after the mythical Korean winged horse who could fly 1,000 li (400 km) in 1 day (“Thousand- li horse” or “Chŏllima”), was a campaign launched in 1958 to mobilize North...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 585–589.
Published: 01 December 2011
... 6 2011 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2011 2011 In 1966, the birth rate in Japan plunged by about 25 percent as people avoided having girls in the year of Hinoeuma (fire-horse) in the East Asian calendar, as fire-horse girls were believed to be too aggressive. That year the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 475–480.
Published: 01 December 2016
... © 2016 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2016 Our congratulations go to EASTS 's Sean Hsiang-Lin Lei, whose book Neither Donkey nor Horse : Medicine in the Struggle over China's Modernity (University of Chicago, 2014) has been awarded the 2016 William H. Welch Medal by the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 157–160.
Published: 01 March 2009
... copyright infringement. The legal basis for his arrest was in his conduct that resulted in copyright infringement propagation. In 2005, Winny regained media attention and has prominence still today, as being a major vehicle for transferring computer viruses, especially malicious worms like Trojan horses...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 211–214.
Published: 01 June 2018
...), was highly admired in nineteenth-century Europe and America. Cuvier invoked the story of Zadig, the wise man who is able to identify the track of the king’s escaped horse in Voltaire’s eponymous fiction, to describe the feat of his method. Despite the law’s later challenge and eventual overthrow, the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 41–64.
Published: 01 March 2012
... ). One of the articles he wrote ( Wu 1959a ) aimed at a popular audience and included an introduction to game theory via the horse-betting story about Tian Ji and his adviser, Sun Bin, from the Records of the Historian (c. 90 BCE). 3 This seems interesting from a later perspective, as the first...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 577–580.
Published: 01 November 2012
... the same time, however, they considered menstrual fluid to be a therapeutically powerful substance. Particularly noteworthy is the fact that menses were used to treat the military injuries of men: arrow wounds, wounds from weapons, and wounds contaminated by horse blood (294). Lee observes that such...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society 7498275.
Published: 11 October 2019
.... The Politics of Preservation and Loss: Tibetan Medical Knowledge in Exile. East Asian Science, Technology and Society 10, no. 2: 135 59. Lei, Xianglin Sean. 2014. Neither Donkey Nor Horse. Medicine in the Struggle over China s Modernity. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Pordié, Laurent, and Jean...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 175–183.
Published: 01 June 2013
.... Farmers not only found the car a good substitute for horse wagons but used it as a power source for threshers and washing machines as well as a replacement for plow horses. Significantly, they started to alter the original Model T according to these new needs, thereby evoking the divide between rural and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 31–51.
Published: 01 March 2010
... the difference between life and death: Science is factual. But we also need creativity and imagination. But a horse is a horse and a cow is a cow. We should not mistake a horse for a cow. There is also a difference between a thing that is dead and a thing that is alive. Science should reflect upon...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 487–491.
Published: 01 November 2012
... stretch (the theories thus produced to other contexts). I like the idea of developing East Asian STS theories, but I am reluctant to echo Ruey-Lin's enthusiasm for “theory building.” It just sounds too much like putting the cart before the horse. To be sure, theories are never just theories or...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2019) 13 (3): 449–463.
Published: 01 September 2019
..., cats, cows, horses, pigs, chickens, pigeons, parakeets, ducks, mice, rabbits, fish, and snakes) were targeted for systematic observation. Those who worked regularly with animals—farmers in the countryside, zookeepers in urban areas—could contribute to the Collective Monitoring, Collective Defense...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 137–145.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Konghwaguk also raises questions for future study. To leap onto a personal hobby horse, while clearly formative and important Seoul is not South Korea, is not even a proxy for South Korea. Elsewhere in the country, apartment complexes have sprung up at the margins of regional cities and in rural towns where...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 91–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
... like a Trojan horse for a low-cost, low-risk expansion of privatized water systems (and epistemologies) into poor settlements in preparation for their gentrification. Advocacy groups, in contrast, have a very different role. Rather than being co-opted by a new technical and financial regime, these...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 275–301.
Published: 01 June 2010
.... Of these, 223 concern patients. A breakdown of these entries is as follows: sixty-nine on Yu Hŭi-ch'un's own illnesses; fifty-one on his immediate family; eighty-four on his extended family and close friends; five on his slaves; six on his horses; and eight on others. Included here are forty-five...