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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 533–539.
Published: 01 November 2012
... thought “improper” for students with healthy thoughts to read. Thomas S. Kuhn's 1962 The Structure of Scientific Revolutions (or, more precisely, one of its translations) was among them. The reason was clear and simple: the title of Kuhn's book contains the word revolution , which during the 1980s was...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 541–548.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Daiwie Fu Correspondence to Daiwie Fu 15 8 2012 15 8 2012 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2012 2012 Although Kuhn's Structure of Scientific Revolutions was first published in 1962 , its entries to Taiwan are rather late and curious. Taiwan's martial law rule was...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 549–554.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Kenji Ito 10 8 2012 10 8 2012 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2012 2012 In this commentary, I examine early responses to Thomas Kuhn's ideas in Japan and show how Kuhn's ideas stimulated discussion in social studies of science in the 1970s and 1980s and their subsequent...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 561–567.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Marta Hanson 13 8 2012 13 8 2012 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2012 2012 What began as a simple question, in conversation with Ben Elman this past May, about when Kuhn's Structure was translated into Chinese and by whom, has turned into a complex historiography of the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 27–48.
Published: 01 March 2011
...社會現實。筆者認為,科技與社會的哲學辯論是一種特別的科 學哲學,因此這種質疑標誌了對科學哲學必要性的一般懷疑。本文爭論,科 學哲學可以對科技與社會研究的發展提供有用的模型;反過來說,它也能受 益於對方,只要科學哲學家能認真地回應科技與社會研究的挑戰。本文提出幾個回應的策略,並建議科學哲學在科技與社會研究的發展中,扮演關鍵的 角色。可是,這個建議引發一個質疑:科學哲學家會比技術哲學家更適合和 科技與社會研究者對話嗎? philosophy of science STS Taiwan Thomas Kuhn Paul Feyerabend 科學哲學 科技與社會 台灣 孔...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 555–559.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Mei-Fang Zhang 03 8 2012 10 8 2012 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2012 2012 In 1962, famous American historian and philosopher of science Thomas S. Kuhn published a book titled The Structure of Scientific Revolutions . This work led to a surge of “Kuhn's study fervor...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 527–532.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Bin Li; Dingcheng Ren 13 8 2012 13 8 2012 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2012 2012 Three years after Thomas S. Kuhn's The Structure of Scientific Revolutions was first published in 1962 , Chinese readers became aware of this book via a book review. After the academic...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 113–115.
Published: 01 March 2011
... Philosophy of Science: A Theoretical and Historical Introduction belongs to the second group. The organization reflects Chen's assessment of Thomas S. Kuhn's impact on the field. Kuhn's The Structure of Scientific Revolution divides the book into three periods: pre-Kuhn, Kuhn, and post-Kuhn. The first...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2018
... mainstream scholarship; meanwhile, it is sensitive to the applicability of these approaches, agendas, and philosophical grounds. Like the panel discussion it held on the semicentennial of the publication of The Structure of Scientific Revolution (vol. 6, no. 4), EASTS not only traces how Thomas Kuhn was...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 519–525.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Shigeru Nakayama 08 8 2012 08 8 2012 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2012 2012 Thomas Kuhn himself was obliged to withdraw his own term paradigm ( Kuhn 1970 ). After that, most academics dropped the use of Kuhnian concepts. Although mostly abandoned in the history of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 437–439.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Studies workshop held in 2008, and the recent “Kuhn's Structure 50: From HPS to STS” workshop held with the Taiwanese Journal for Studies of Science, Technology and Medicine in August 2012. As I worried from the beginning might happen, EASTS was in danger of becoming too international in its scope...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 237–241.
Published: 01 December 2007
... `society' was a reminder of Marxist orientation. But almost at the same time, another aspect of Americanism arrived in Japan, when Kuhn's Structure of the Scientific Revolutions was translated into the Japanese language in 1971 by Shigeru Nakayama (中山茂). During the 1960s, environmental pollution was...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 53–55.
Published: 01 March 2011
... than the following statement by Thomas Kuhn in a collection titled American Philosophers ( Borradori 1994 : 157): “ The Structure of Scientific Revolutions is addressed to philosophical readers …. Today I would consider it part of a discipline that at that time did not even exist: the sociology of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 391–395.
Published: 01 September 2017
... ontological scheme. From this grammatical point of view, modern written Chinese shares or presupposes the same ontological scheme that English does. This view is developed and extended from my interpretation of Kuhn's view on the lexical structure of scientific theories (see Chen 2000 ). After the 1970s...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 5–10.
Published: 01 March 2011
.... During the 1970s Thomas Kuhn's theory of scientific revolutions influenced and even dominated the third stage of Japanese STS, in large part due to the work of Shigeru Nakayama 中山茂, who had studied with Kuhn ( Nakajima 2007 ). In Taiwan several philosophers of science engaged in promoting the development...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 165–169.
Published: 01 March 2013
... surrendered the registers to the angry rural masses remained unharmed. Like Philip Kuhn's (1990) study of seventeenth-century China, Lam considers the “soulstealers” panic and anticensus riots as a form of political resistance from the bottom of society, the groups most vulnerable to the Qing's military...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 101–105.
Published: 01 March 2017
.... For STS scholars in East Asia, Professor Nakayama is best remembered as Thomas Kuhn's first Asian student at Harvard and the Japanese translator of his famous Structure of Scientific Revolutions (for Nakayama's account of this book and its influence on Japan, see EASTS 6, no. 4: 519–25). But...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 127–131.
Published: 01 March 2017
... drug resistance in Africa has had to be proved wrong so as to shift donors’ attention to a new and fundable paradigm ( Kuhn 1962 ). In chapter 1, reviewing varied and plentiful materials from the press, the World Bank, and leading medical journals such as the Lancet , Crane illustrates how rumors...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 263–265.
Published: 01 December 2007
... features of Kuhn's “paradigms,” Foucault's “epistemes,” Lakatos's “research programs,” and Joan Fujimura's “standard package”) for addressing acid deposition. However, problem frameworks extend beyond science proper, including facets of political and popular culture. It is therefore imperative to identify...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 417–419.
Published: 01 September 2017
... coexisting with older agendas. In fact multiple agendas have always coexisted in biology (as in many other fields), and to a degree that challenges the applicability to biology of both T. S. Kuhn's vision of a single coherent lexicon and his arguments about incommensurability (see, e.g., Keller, 2012...