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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 39–55.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., after the war, head of the Green Cross Corporation, which was later found guilty in Japan’s HIV/AIDS scandal. The rise of animal experimentation into asymptomatic carriers had strong connections with human experiments and the murder of prisoners in Unit 731, especially from the late 1930s on. In...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 459–478.
Published: 01 December 2018
... figures of “beyond human” or superhuman bring together what is needed to constitute a human being as material-semiotic—scientific knowledge, technical systems, cultural tropes, and social and economic experiences. These figures are not there for us just to stare at. Rather, “we inhabit and are inhabited...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 225–230.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Michael M. J. Fischer Ong Aihwa , Fungible Life: Experiment in the Asian City of Life Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2016 . 284 pp. $94.95 hardcover, $25.95 paperback. Thompson Charis , Good Science: The Ethical Choreography of Stem Cell Research Cambridge, MA...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 269–290.
Published: 01 September 2016
... (Chongqing di'san ertong jiaoyangyuan)—this article demonstrates how for each the dynamics of experimentation were shaped not only by the physical bricks and mortar but also by space as an abode of human consciousness. On the surface, the Lester Institute and Chongqing No. 3 were strikingly different...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 299–315.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Chiaki Shirai Abstract As of July 2017 twenty-four women who became mothers after receiving donated eggs have participated in an interview study entitled “The Experiences and Attitudes of Mothers Who Have Received Donated Eggs.” Two of these women have been participating in the survey for more than...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 359–376.
Published: 01 December 2018
... to human communication. Specifically, she examines the tension between the enduring nature of “digital traces” with relation to the apparently impermanent nature of peer social interaction through examining Korean teenagers’ use and experience of online networks compared to Australian youths. Park’s...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 495–501.
Published: 01 December 2018
... of networks. The human arises in the form of an imaginary , an admittedly complex term that has evolved to describe kinds of community that do not exist as such, have no ontological status, but that nonetheless exert influence on experience, on the senses of self and other. And in the contexts with...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 23–45.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Lijing Jiang In 1988, the first human baby conceived through in vitro fertilization (IVF) technology in mainland China was born at the Peking Medical College Third Hospital in Beijing. The Chinese media soon celebrated the IVF achievement for its scientific modernity, as well as for its indigenous...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 161–182.
Published: 01 June 2016
... beings are comes what human beings do . How are we to judge the reliability, relative value, and need for restraint or development of our various capacities? Among the most intimate of these are immediate phenomenological experience and our interpretation of it, giving rise both to acute and to longer...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 77–97.
Published: 01 March 2010
..., the suggestion that gene therapy amounted to “playing God” has lost its force, and it has come to be seen instead as a concrete application of the findings of the Human Genome Project. Japan did not experience the rapid backlash against gene therapy that occurred in the USA in the late 1990s...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 291–311.
Published: 01 September 2011
... different kinds of humans and tenuous claims to humanness are produced through the entanglement of government policy, market experimentation, and subject formation. Beginning in the mid-1990s, China's socialist health-care system has been rapidly transformed into a set of highly marketized practices...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 571–575.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Yasumoto Fujita Sato Yasushi , NASA and Its Engineering Cultures: Human Qualities in Grand System Building () Tokyo : University of Tokyo Press , 2007 24 6 2008 24 6 2008 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2009 2009 This content is made freely available by the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 479–504.
Published: 01 December 2011
... rice technologies on the material world and the physical aspects of rice technologies (or the way they are made and used). The article's main theoretical goal is to develop an approach to technological transformation that brings the study of human-environment relations more firmly onto the study of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 January 2015) 9 (2): 217–219.
Published: 01 January 2015
... researchers multiple points of insight into food's significance to ancient Chinese philosophy, sacrifice, and sagehood. To explore these topics, Sterckx examines both “sacrificial food” and “sacrificial religion,” whose close correlation encouraged Chinese people to build up their sensory experiences as a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 495–497.
Published: 01 August 2014
... an example of practical activism and quite faithful to the book's concerns. Surely the book would have been more accessible if the authors had drawn more on their rich experiences in numerous street campaigns, connecting those experiences to their theories. ...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 429–432.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Jia-shin Chen J. Chen Department of Psychiatry, Shuang Ho Hospital, Taipei Medical University, No. 291, Jhongjheng Rd., Jhonghe, Taipei 23561, Taiwan Department of Medical Humanities, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan email: jschen1973@gmail.com...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 January 2015) 9 (2): 225–227.
Published: 01 January 2015
... discussion of zoo design and the use of steel and glass in the construction of animal dwellings offer insights into the human viewing experiences in new Japanese public spaces. As Miller argues, the design and construction of the zoo mediated one of the most important facets of ecological modernity, a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 359–374.
Published: 01 September 2011
... several reasons: mice are the primary experimental mammal in the life sciences, the experimental technology developed to study them is quite sophisticated, and they bear a certain genetic resemblance to humans. This guaranteed a large pool of frontline researchers to choose from. Furthermore, a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 183–205.
Published: 01 June 2016
... studies developed in the first half of the twentieth century and was designed to build a national medical discipline after World War II. This type of research corresponded to the visions of international scientific communities to deracialize human sciences and fulfill the pursuit of knowledge on the basis...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 397–412.
Published: 01 December 2015
... the government policies say they aim to do, and what state institutions do in practice. Also, there is ambivalence as to how patients experience the provided therapies, including their quality, pricing, and effects. Case B shows that when experimental SCT not allowed by the existing regulation...