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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2016) 10 (4): 337-339.
Published: 01 December 2016
... enjoyed nothing but food in all its glory. In the “Kitchen Stadium,” where not just chefs but also critics and commentators were invited by the host, Chairman Kaga, these “food fanatics” were pushing the boundaries of knowing what we are through food—cooking, eating, commenting, sharing. Looking back...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2016) 10 (4): 341-342.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Honghong Tinn 鄭芳芳 © 2016 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2016 Following on from Chia-Ling Wu's remark in EASTS (10, no. 3) that the journal resembles a kitchen, I can say the “independent kitchen” run by the EASTS book review editors has been a stimulating and provocative...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2016) 10 (3): 225-227.
Published: 01 September 2016
... the honor to serve as editor in chief, I did indeed experience editing work as a kind of collective cooking. I was in a privileged position to see how tremendous efforts have been put into the EASTS kitchens. STSers around the world have offered rich and diverse ingredients, with different cooking...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2019) 13 (1): 1-4.
Published: 01 March 2019
... . Haraway Donna . 1991 . “ The Biopolitics of Postmodern Bodies: Constitutions of Self in Immune System Discourse .” In Simians, Cyborgs, and Women: The Reinvention of Nature , 203 – 30 . New York : Routledge . Kuo Wen-Hua . 2016 . “ A Kitchen Named ‘East Asian STS’ (a.k.a. ‘Editing...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2018) 12 (1): 101-104.
Published: 01 March 2018
... innocuous utensils are arranged or used in a kitchen can say as much about a household and its members as the more decorative furnishings spread out in the drawing room, if not more. David Arnold seeks to make a similar point about India’s engagement with technology and modernity: He argues that a study of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2008) 2 (2): 265-288.
Published: 01 June 2008
... stove disconnected from the rest of the housing structure; (d) the separation of everyday spheres: hearth and kitchen, bed and bedroom, broader social space and living room. This opened the path to an entirely new design of rooms, which we witness all over China today. What did and does this mean for...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2008) 2 (2): 211-234.
Published: 01 June 2008
... it possible for her to move the light bulb herself from the living room into the adjacent kitchen if necessary, given that her husband was a primary school teacher and came home only at weekends. Certainly, such compromises seldom produced optimal lighting effects. On the other hand, women no longer...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2008) 2 (2): 151-165.
Published: 01 June 2008
... Sichuan; he would also expect to fly or take the train home two or three times a year on national holidays. If Du Fu were writing today, would his poems on intimacy still grapple with the anguish of separation, or would they playfully explore the tensions between the protocols of kitchen-table...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2009) 3 (1): 137-145.
Published: 01 March 2009
... better than these pages. For example, the dining room with its dining table and chairs and indeed the whole “living room–dining room–kitchen” complex of stabilized functional units at the center of apartments (surrounded by bedrooms) is often considered one of the most distinctive aspects of apartment...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2015) 9 (4): 331-358.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., bathroom and kitchen fittings, and so forth. . . . We subsequently took what we had learned from working with the bicycle industry and worked with other consumer product industries. A variety of new designs could be realized with this new technology and benefit from the flexibility this manufacturing...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2013) 7 (3): 467-486.
Published: 01 September 2013
... used to like reading stories about Gesar, the legendary Tibetan king—Dudul would give him chores to do around the house or set him to work in the kitchen cooking. He also remembers on one occasion Dudul became very angry with him when he noticed the appearance of his handwriting. Historically...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2014) 8 (3): 323-345.
Published: 01 April 2014
... manufacturer and distributor of chairs used by hairdressers and aestheticians, kitchen systems, and medical chairs and tables for dentistry, gynecology, urology, and ear, nose, and throat; company B, a manufacturer and distributor of OB/GYN medical tables; company C, the Japanese branch of a European...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2011) 5 (4): 441-459.
Published: 01 December 2011
... privilege productivity and consistency. These actors exert their respective influence on the various configurations of rice by demanding and transforming varieties, cultivation methods, and standards that suit their evolving needs on the farm, in the test plot, in the marketplace, and on the kitchen table...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2009) 3 (2-3): 173-208.
Published: 01 September 2009
... circulated between various individuals; similarly, it moved through a variety of places: gardens, remote European plantations, colonial urban centers, kitchens, Chinese pharmacies, doctor's offices, the botanical garden in Buitenzorg, and laboratories. In the process, herbs and plants acquired mobility...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2007) 1 (1): 111-133.
Published: 01 December 2007
... world, the implementation of a civilised mode of life seemed to be the best solution. In addition, the colony life had a complicated symbolic relationship to the world outside the institution. The place is laid out as a model village. Each cottage houses four patients, has its own kitchen and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2009) 3 (2-3): 287-314.
Published: 01 September 2009
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2017) 11 (1): 9-34.
Published: 01 March 2017
... was built to allow him to go straight to his hotel room without going through the main lobby. The operations manager of the hotel informed a foreign reporter, “The hotel will install bulletproof glass in the presidential suite, which includes two bedrooms, a lounge, study, dining room, kitchen, and a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2015) 9 (1): 23-45.
Published: 01 November 2014
... agricultural labor to “return to the kitchen.” In rural areas, the early 1980s witnessed the redistribution of communal lands to individual families and remade the family as the primary productive unit. Rural families could now decide what to do with their assigned land and divided the labor among family...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2015) 9 (3): 253-274.
Published: 01 June 2015
... sound housing; Allen noted in his introduction: The condition of the poor is, without doubt, unfriendly to mental culture and progress. . . . A family crowded into a single and narrow apartment, which is at once living-room, kitchen, bedroom, nursery, and often hospital, must, without great...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2016) 10 (2): 121-140.
Published: 01 June 2016
... patients would have preferred to work on a farm, which would also make the asylum more self-sufficient for its food. Small-scale vegetable cultivation was carried out at the Lunatic Asylum for a brief period in the late nineteenth century, and it had a little kitchen garden for vegetables and bananas in...