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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 359–376.
Published: 01 December 2018
... long genealogy of “human” and “humanity” and the more recent history of ICTs in Asia. Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2018 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. information and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 459–478.
Published: 01 December 2018
... and the alpha human. The Korean is one whose rights can be infringed, renounced, and reclaimed within specific political, social, and economic situations, whereas the alpha human has only attributes that transcend temporal and spatial boundaries. The alpha human knows no rights to enjoy or to give up...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 495–501.
Published: 01 December 2018
... unfold it. This idea of the social collective, which comprises body parts conjoined with instances of social relation as well as discourses of rights and culture, allows Abraham to coin the phrase—essential to the special issue— human network . The interfaces that are applied to the social collective, to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 527–532.
Published: 01 November 2012
... used to build a system of safeguarding human rights and a system of emergency administration full of Chinese characteristics. Other mainland scholars understand and interpret the forming of a discipline via paradigm, and some of them succeed. They think it is necessary to build a paradigm for a new...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 77–97.
Published: 01 March 2010
... [Osaka ed.]: 8), but never after 1995. In addition, discourses also took up the matter of patients' rights ( DNA Mondai Kenkyukai 1994 ). At the beginning, gene therapy was associated with recombinant DNA technology rather than with basic human genome research. Over time, this changed. To understand...
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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 2010) 4 (4): 629–633.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Yu-Lin Chen Schmalzer Sigrid , The People's Peking Man: Popular Science and Human Identity in Twentieth-Century China . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2008 . 336 pp. ISBN: 9780226738604 . Zhang jian 張劍 , kexueshetuan zai jindai Zhongguo de mingyun: yi...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 291–311.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., more important, the right to be human—emerges not as a stable, self-explanatory point of reference for privatized social responsibilities or liberal humanistic discourses, but rather is relationally constituted and fiercely contested in everyday biopolitics and across discrepant sites. Yihuan...
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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 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 March 2014) 8 (1): 57–79.
Published: 01 March 2014
... appropriation and protection, which have not only gained central stage in the country but also influenced international regulatory bodies. This article seeks to explore the way in which the “reformulation regime” has fostered the emergence of alternative models of property rights, and their global acceptance...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 359–374.
Published: 01 September 2011
... interventions. (Acceptable: Corresponding to medical treatments whose effectiveness is guaranteed. ) Basically, disease treatment is all right…. We can consider that kind of treatment if we are certain it's safe. Table 3 Acceptable and prohibited interventions in human mental abilities (percent agreement...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 273–277.
Published: 01 June 2011
... perspectives, which are based on the concept of human rights, tend to play a critical role in national birth control in China and attitudes of the Chinese toward abortion. In general, the two relevant human rights regarding abortion are women's reproductive rights and the fetus's right to exist. In other words...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 485–487.
Published: 01 December 2016
... originally presented at the International Forum for Securing Women's Human Rights in the Age of Biotechnology, organized by Korean Womenlink in 2006. The so-called Hwang affair brought bioethical issues to the surface in Korean society: not only ethicists but also humanities and social science scholars came...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 183–205.
Published: 01 June 2016
... of psychiatric epidemiology at local to global scales to conform to the central dogma of the World Health Organization (WHO), which envisioned health as a basic human right of all “world citizens,” before this ideal was absorbed into global developmentalism. Scientists have continually debated the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 251–254.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Science Council, Taiwan 2008 2008 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. The Asia-Pacific War caused by Imperial Japan in the first half of the twentieth century is an important topic for the East Asian STS studies. It...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 397–412.
Published: 01 December 2015
... under regulatory control. In 2003, the guideline titled Ethical Guiding Principles for Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research was promulgated jointly by the MoST and the MoH. 1 In the face of debate abroad regarding human embryonic stem cell research, the basic stance of China's government has been to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 169–176.
Published: 01 March 2019
... as well as the book itself in their reviews. While each review is informative and enjoyable in its own right, they together represent the vibrant and diverse disciplinary cultures of science studies in the country. From the point of view of the philosophy of science, Yoichiro Murakami is an...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 417–437.
Published: 01 August 2014
... is changing the rights that nonelite “untrained” healers have enjoyed to practice their traditional skills, at least in the long term. Activists exert pressure toward formal training, examinations, and licensing and certification regimes. This is an orientation that pushes certain kinds of healers...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 299–315.
Published: 01 June 2019
...; it lies in the emotional relationship or the time spent together, consistent with the norms of the modern family. 6 The story of Mr. Kato had appeared in the media in Japan. He had insisted on the right to know his own genetic roots, and Japanese people who have received gametes will...