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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 261–281.
Published: 01 June 2013
... study of diabetes. By exploring three planes of the adiponectin research (genetics, epidemiology, and drug discovery), the analysis of this case study suggests that genes and populations, publics and scientists, cardiovascular disease and diabetes are not static objects of medicine but rather interfere...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 321–324.
Published: 01 September 2016
... under the Chilean dictatorship in the 1980s, and the hydropower generation policy of recent democratic governments. Ana Delgado and Israel Rodríguez-Giralt in “Creole Interferences: A Conflict over Biodiversity and Ownership in the South of Brazil” present the controversy over creole seeds and ownership...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 205–220.
Published: 01 June 2013
.... However, the relationship between comparisons and artifacts does not form one-way interference, for a particular relation of compared things enables a particular mode of comparison. And transformation of the former invokes the transformation of the latter. As anthropologist Marilyn Strathern (2004...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 295–297.
Published: 01 June 2008
... ownership. These concerns were established mainly to complement SOEs, received only limited foreign direct investment (with most funding going to the larger SOEs rather than to the minying ), and were subject to meddling and interference from the local government. Shanghai's case resembles Xi'an's more...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 49–51.
Published: 01 March 2011
...), I argue that today the philosophy of technology must above all deal with two problems. First, it must explain the dynamics of technological change, thus indicating ways in which we might interfere in “technological determinism.” Without an understanding of the origins of technological change, we can...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 233–236.
Published: 01 December 2007
... whatever the reason, STSers should think about very deeply how we should, and can, touch, intervene, or interfere with this whole process. You can call this intervention as you like: “science democratization”, “technology assessment”, “ELSI”, “citizen's participation in science and technology”, “critical...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 185–204.
Published: 01 June 2013
... manifestation of such global confrontation, no doubt, is the recurring protest rituals of Euro-American environmentalists, from Greenpeace or Sea Shepherd, trying to physically interfere with the activities of Japanese whalers in the faraway (non)place of the Antarctic high seas. In what amounts to a low-key...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 109–113.
Published: 01 March 2018
... the need to stabilize the party’s weak power base (146). Two extended narratives by Xue Pangao can both be read as appeals for greater freedom for scientists and scientific disciplines to grow without excessive political interference. Still, in terms of the book’s overall contribution, the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 December 2007
... think about very deeply how we should, and can, touch, intervene, or interfere with this whole process. You can call this intervention as you like: ...“citizen's participation in science and technology”... “alternative technology” and so on. More important than this naming is that we should make our...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 577–580.
Published: 01 November 2012
... attributed difficult labor to inappropriate interference by female birthing attendants, and he ordered the woman to go through labor in a room alone by herself. She then gave birth easily. With this startling (to modern eyes) story as a point of departure, Lee's subsequent chapters recreate the medical and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 339–343.
Published: 01 June 2019
... researchers by providing good treatment, and to allow research institutes to be operated autonomously by avoiding interference and control such as personnel management and complicated financial auditing” (154). Considered to be something almost unique to South Korea, and difficult to find in other countries...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 209–229.
Published: 01 September 2009
... health in the colony became one of the first topics in which newspapers tried to put the founding ideals of free trade into practice with minimal state interference and taxation. Nonetheless, a healthy trading environment is a premise upon a healthy (disease-free) environment for commerce and labor to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 31–51.
Published: 01 March 2010
... intellectual authority and career opportunities; denial of these resources to ‘pseudoscientists’; and protection of the autonomy of scientific research from political interference ( Gieryn 1983 : 781). In other words, to attract public resources a distinction is made between worthwhile scientific work...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 303–319.
Published: 01 September 2012
... “interference.” If a single brain region was used for two languages, language learning and processing were hindered: “For monolingual people, language areas in the brain are overlapping. Due to the interference effect, they can't be fluent in two languages. For bilingual people, there are two distinct areas in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 March 2008
... meet this criterion of replicability. PD Su-cheop suggested a possibility that Hwang's team intentionally gave them corrupted or insufficient sample DNAs to interfere with its DNA analysis. PD-Sucheop repeated again their claim that Hwang's stem cells should be tested in a third DNA testing laboratory...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 229–233.
Published: 01 June 2017
..., interference, and interaction” revealed through the studies of Law and Lin? This is a way of asking again how engaging with more dispersive logics could mess with notions of modernity, futurity, and progress ( Koselleck 1985 ; Chakrabarty 2000 , 2011 ). As François Hartog (2015: xviii) observes, “The West...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 169–176.
Published: 01 March 2019
... with some suggestions. Keiichi Noe criticizes Murakami’s historiography, questioning whether reconstructing the past can be possible without interference from our present knowledge of later developments. Noe is an active philosopher of history who has argued that historical narratives are constructed...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 385–390.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., refined, separated out into an essence. This form of purification has been a key element and a central goal of much scientific labor; I see its products as the equivalent of Keller's “nouns.” But purity also signifies something unspoiled, untainted by interference, in its original state: a virgin; an...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 73–90.
Published: 01 March 2009
... institutions. Secondly, a frame exists in the relational interactions and it is “located between actors, not in or above actors.” Finally, the multiple frames interfere each other and the consequent unfolding of practices is contingent on the contextual contest; as Bijker points out, “existing practices does...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 175–183.
Published: 01 June 2013
... our attention to the interference between disparate kinds of differences through the biopolitical work of comparison in three different locales: (1) between ethnic differences in adiponectin expression levels in the laboratory, (2) between individual and group differences in pharmacogenomics models...