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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 353–357.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Regina Huebner Federico Marcon , The Knowledge of Nature and the Nature of Knowledge in Early Modern Japan Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2015 . xi + 414 pp. $45 hardcover, $35 paperback. Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2018 This study...
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Published: 01 August 2014
Fig. 4   Original source of prior art (previous knowledge) detailing the wound-healing uses of turmeric in Urdu by Hakim Maului Noor Kareem from 1879 Fig. 4 . Original source of prior art (previous knowledge) detailing the wound-healing uses of turmeric in Urdu by Hakim Maului Noor Kareem from More
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Published: 01 June 2015
Fig. 4   Prescriptive points for knowledge leadership Fig. 4 . Prescriptive points for knowledge leadership More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 231–256.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Indochina, Daniel Hémery suggests in passing that the transformation of Vietnam's environment with the aid of science involved “a transfer, limited but real, of the technical systems and scientific knowledge of industrial societies, essential to the functioning of the colonial economy ( Brocheux and Hémery...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 February 2015) 9 (2): 117–126.
Published: 01 February 2015
...) , Sandra Harding (2008) , and Helen Verran (2001) have reminded us that the celebration of the end of modernity and the powerful STS tool of analytical symmetry are both drawn from the specific historical, social, and knowledge contexts of Western Europe and North America. The caution is clear...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 February 2015) 9 (2): 127–149.
Published: 01 February 2015
... inputs and selected, high-yielding crop cultivars, and socially oriented practices that utilized grassroots methods of knowledge collection and dissemination. The Taiwanese emphasized their successes in both high technology and social reformist approaches when implementing development in the Global South...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2015) 9 (3): 233–252.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Fig. 4   Prescriptive points for knowledge leadership Fig. 4 . Prescriptive points for knowledge leadership ...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 93–96.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Regina Huebner Jannetta Ann , The Vaccinators: Smallpox, Medical Knowledge, and the “Opening” of Japan Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2007 . xviii + 245pp . $35.00 hardcover, $24.95 paperback . © 2016 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2016 Although this...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 377–399.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Yu-Ling Huang Like many developing countries in the 1950s and 1960s, Taiwan experienced a social process of constructing and controlling population that relied on demography and fertility studies as essential governing tools. This article investigates population politics and biopolitical knowledge...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 265–288.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Mareile Flitsch Knowledge organisation, embodiment of knowledge and knowledge representation are important issues for an anthropology of technology, which seeks to explore the ways in which people find and shape everyday solutions to social and technical challenges. This article discusses the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 289–293.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Hsien-chun Wang Bray Francesca Dorofeeva-Lichtmann Vera Metailie Georges (eds.), Graphics and Text in the Production of Technical Knowledge in China: The Warp and the Weft Leiden , Brill , 2007 , 772 pages +xiii 5 6 2008 5 6 2008 © National Science...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 179–183.
Published: 01 June 2010
... the Scientific Revolution ( Shapin and Schaffer 1985 ; Biagioli 1993 ; Dear 1995 ). By studying the topics and aspects like the political dimension of science, the “local” science, patronage, knowledge vs. action, practice (experiment) vs. theory, scientific “space,” disciplines—“disciplinary maps...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 185–205.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Jacob Eyferth How did artisans in late imperial and Republican China reproduce technical knowledge, what role did writing play in knowledge reproduction, and to which extent did literate and oral knowledge cultures meet? This article looks at these questions from two angles: it reconstructs tacit...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 207–228.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Yung Sik Kim In this essay, I will provide a preliminary overview of the relation between the Confucian scholars and the specialized scientific and technical knowledge in traditional China. I will begin by analyzing various elements in the historical background of traditional China that had various...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 255–273.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Ya Zuo This paper is designed to place technical knowledge within a context of less technical ideas. Shen Gua (1031–1095), a literatus and statesman who lived under the Northern Song (960–1127), possessed a strong interest in technical knowledge. In examining the category “Particular Skills” ( jiyi...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 423–428.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Jinbang Song J. Song 11 Shunhe Rd., Zhengzhou City, Henan Province, People's Republic of China, 450004 e-mail: songjinbang@163.com BRAY FRANCESCA DOROFEEVA-LICHTMANN VERA MÉTAILIÉ GEORGES (eds.), Graphics and Text in the Production of Technical Knowledge in China: The...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 519–540.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Health Concepts). The latter article asserted that superstition and tradition were sources of incorrect knowledge that will “not stand the trial of medical researchers' thorough investigations” ( Lin 1963 ). 2 As early forays into menstruation education in Taiwan, these two articles possess two...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 459–462.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Kuang-chi Hung Chen 陳恒安 Heng-an , Ershi shiji houbanye Taiwan yanhuaxue pujizhishi de siweiyangshi 20 世紀後半葉台灣演化學普及知識的思維樣式 [ The Thought Styles in Popular Evolutionary Knowledge in Taiwan in the Second Half of the Twentieth Century ] Taipei 臺北: Jiyigongcheng 記憶工程 , 2009 . 233 pp...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 463–466.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Chen-Pang Yeang Chemla Karine and Keller Evelyn Fox , eds., Cultures without Culturalism: The Making of Scientific Knowledge Durham, NC: Duke University Press , 2017 . 424 pp . $104.95 hardcover, $29.95 paperback . © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 February 2015) 9 (2): 187–211.
Published: 01 February 2015
... knowledge in judging the constructed agency of robot actors and their contribution to knowledge of human-robot interaction. Theater is used in both cases to demonstrate technology for the public. However, a comparison of the two cases demonstrates that, beyond that purpose, in which the public assumes a...