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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2015) 9 (3): 275–293.
Published: 01 June 2015
... scholarly work has examined how national origin affects international research collaboration in the United States. This article presents some findings from a National Science Foundation–funded study on the international research collaboration activities of fifty-one Indian immigrant faculty members from...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 555–558.
Published: 01 December 2018
... discuss the means and aims of this phenomenon. In chapter 7 María Inés Barbero clarifies the development processes of Argentinian firms through the transfer of foreign technologies from 1900 to 1930. The author also emphasizes the role of immigrants in Argentina’s early industrialization—especially of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 183–205.
Published: 01 June 2016
... encounters with Chinese immigrants. In his childhood, Lin was confused about whether his name was Japanese ( Hayashi ) or Chinese ( Lin ) because their characters are written in the same manner. As an adult, he identified himself as Chinese in response to Japanese colonialism. However, the conflict between...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 17–40.
Published: 01 March 2012
... selected faculty and graduate students on campus, allowing them to perform their work on-site without needing to travel. The rhetoric of national defense was a familiar one, and Dean Olpin had already used a similar appeal when explaining Lee's presence to US Immigration, even citing the specific...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 47–71.
Published: 01 March 2008
..., this view lends credibility to Basalla's diffusionist model of the spread of Western science. However, a factor in the spread of modern medicine from Japan to its colonies was the academic rivalry between Kitasato's pupils and Todai faculty between 1899 and 1914. Before medical modernization in Japan...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 499–518.
Published: 01 December 2017
... migration to the United States and Europe was enhanced by changes to immigration law in and following 1965. Even before this change, however, Korean nurses began traveling abroad for further education and professional development, with the Korean War opening up numerous opportunities consistent with such...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 433–438.
Published: 01 September 2008
... supra-national imaginaries such as that of the “global” and “the academy”. Given how central science educational diasporas are to East Asia, and how important East Asian students and faculty are to Western, especially US, scientific institutions' rankings, to fail to acknowledge these aspects of science...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2013
... its science cities—the STS clusters of NUS's Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and the Asia Research Institute thought it timely to begin generating insightful scholarship about bioscience/biomedicine from this corner of the world. While some fine articles and book chapters by North American...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 175–183.
Published: 01 June 2013
... as area studies might help to loosen up our comparative faculties” ( 2009 : 169, emphasis added). We tackle this challenge here through ethnographic means. But mind that we take the call literally. If the relation between comparing and traveling is regarded as one of dynamic flows and intensities, as...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 361–379.
Published: 01 September 2008
... immigrants have been able to purchase small businesses and homes in many countries, before repaying the loan to the group, allowing others to succeed in turn. In 1968, these local assistance groups furnished the basis for a new means of distributing birth control, with the emphasis on the oral contraceptive...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 439–460.
Published: 01 August 2014
... ). Among these registrants is Bikram Choudhury, the head of the profitable Bikram Yoga College of India franchise, headquartered in Los Angeles. Since immigrating from Kolkata over thirty years ago, Choudhury has built a multi-million-dollar yoga fitness empire based on his signature series of twenty-six...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 167–197.
Published: 01 June 2012
... informant's career. I have interviewed—both formally and informally—more than seventy faculties, students, business executives, and related staffs from the United States and China with transcription records. Some of my informants had more than one academic and/or business affiliation. Table 1a lists...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 303–326.
Published: 01 September 2008
... ethnic/racial composition. Deemed a “demographic emergency” in Italy, where the Italian birth rate has plummeted while that of immigrants has not ( Krause and Marchesi 2007 :350), the ethnocentrism of such concerns and policies can be very vivid across Europe (e.g., Shorto 2008 ). Vis-à-vis East...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 261–281.
Published: 01 June 2013
...-Mexican border zone. From the geneticists' field notes to DNA samples in the laboratory to the advertisement of diabetes drugs, the racial and social histories of Mexican immigrants living in the poorest regions of the American Southwest serve as both an explanation of and material for the understanding...