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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 321–324.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Claudio Gutierrez Medina Eden , da Costa Marques Ivan , and Holmes Christina , eds., Beyond Imported Magic: Essays on Science, Technology, and Society in Latin America Cambridge, MA : MIT Press , 2014 . 396 pp . © 2016 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2016...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 363–365.
Published: 01 April 2014
...), Singapore (Law Yuen Han), Republican China (Xi Gao, Bridie Andrews) and Taiwan (Michael Shiyung Liu). The remainder of the chapters examine the role of the Rockefeller Foundation in the development of public health in Asia, providing a welcome balance to the many studies of this organization in Latin...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 5–6.
Published: 01 March 2019
... percent in Korea, Japan, or China, 20.5 percent in the UK or Europe, 8 percent in Southeast or South Asia, and 2.5 percent in Latin America or Australia. This all affirms our dedication to bringing together a global community of science and technology studies at both the authorship and readership levels...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 317–318.
Published: 01 June 2013
... borders, but all efforts at disease control take place within a political context. Mariola Espinosa, a history professor at Yale, studies the role of disease and public health in the history of Latin America and the Caribbean. In this very readable book, Espinosa demonstrates how trade, epidemics, and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 233–236.
Published: 01 December 2007
... willing to adopt the dependency theory of Latin America, argued that Korean science and technology would not develop much, but would permanently remain stagnant due to its dependency. But even at that very moment, Korean science and technology was being advanced rapidly. Of course, we naturally think...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 225–227.
Published: 01 September 2016
.... Thus we will soon be publishing the first Indonesian STS special issue, and might have a mining story from Latin America with Asia as its method. Former associate editor Shang-Jen Li once posted a spoof news article on his Facebook page—“US Census Bureau to Reclassify Filipinos from ‘Asian’ to ‘Pacific...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 155–157.
Published: 01 March 2019
... of edible and crop plants with names provided in premodern and modern Japanese, Latin, English, German, and French; a list of traditional measures used in Japan and East Asia; a chronological table that explains the book’s timeline; a seventeenth-century agricultural calendar from one of Japan’s...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 469–474.
Published: 01 December 2016
.... In 1950, Asia (East, South Central, and Southeast) made up 54.2 percent of the global population, and those numbers were growing rapidly. By comparison, Africa represented 9 percent of the world's population, while Latin America and the Caribbean accounted for a mere 6.5 percent ( US Census Bureau...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 445–451.
Published: 01 November 2012
... as metropolitan [Euro-American] social thought, and more political relevance” (xii). “The majority world,” she argues, “does produce theory ” (ix). Thus, East Asia, however imagined, would not be alone in making this claim. Not surprisingly, many Latin American scholars have anticipated this...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 267–272.
Published: 01 June 2011
... Africa, East Asia, and Latin America. Thus, the STEP concept needs to be broadened, networked, and globalized. The STEP network 4 consists of a handful of academic innovators who have managed, in their marginal time, to set up an interesting series of biennial conferences over the past decade...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 219–223.
Published: 01 June 2018
... reader step by step through complicated material. Thompson draws on sources written in Chinese, Han-Nom (Chinese characters used to transcribe spoken Vietnamese), quoc ngu (Latin characters used to transcribe Vietnamese), and several Western languages to construct her arguments about the evolution of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 237–241.
Published: 01 December 2007
... `actual' is, of course, very different from its current use. I use the term in its traditional sense. I argue that this is much more useful in order to understand `actuality' in society. Actuality should be `real' in its Latin sense, which derives from `res'. 5 The term, coined by Steve Fuller...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 243–247.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Latin America in the 1960s and 1970s, subaltern studies from South Asia in the 1980s and 1990s, and STS approaches developed in northern Europe in the 1980s and 1990s, all of which started out addressing problems in their own social, cultural, and political environments. In so doing, they challenged...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 173–208.
Published: 01 September 2009
... affordably with material that was locally available. For all plants listed, Waitz provided both the local (Malay) name, essential to buy the plant at the local market or to ask one's indigenous servants to fetch them, as well as the Latin name, which gave his work medical legitimacy and provided useful...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 115–136.
Published: 01 March 2019
... of labor in which innovation and design come from Euro-America, manufacture and assembling are done in Latin America and East Asia, and e-Waste goes to Africa ( Smith, Sonnenfeld, and Pellow 2006 ; BASEL Convention 2015 ). Such accounts of distortion may be Marxist inspired, distinguishing...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 313–327.
Published: 01 September 2011
... India, Latin America, and the former Soviet Union, has become one of the critical nodes in a global production chain of clinical development, with the emerging economies serving as cheap labor suppliers, potential new consumer markets, and aspiring competitors in biomedical innovation ( Thiers, Sinskey...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2010) 4 (3): 367–382.
Published: 01 September 2010
... in order to develop herbal pharmaceuticals in the forms of pills, tablets, capsules, and powders extracted from the herbs” (KPA 1980: 1). With the drawers labeled with the Latin names of the herbs, the new model ( Fig. 1 ) was designed to accommodate traditional herbal compounds as well as...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 9–15.
Published: 01 March 2012
...://www.spc.jst.go.jp/report/200610/Watcher.06102.html ) . Corning Gregory P 2004 . Japan and the Politics of Techno-globalism . Armonk, NY : Sharpe . Frank Andre Gunder 1967 . Capitalism and Underdevelopment in Latin America: Historical Studies of Chile and Brazil . New York : Monthly...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 433–438.
Published: 01 September 2008
... regions' relations with Europe, the United States, Latin America, the former Communist bloc and current post-socialist states, South and Southeast Asia, East Africa, the Gulf States, and so on, each leave legacies that are shaped by and in turn shape different aspects of science and technology. East...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 385–390.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., institutional, and linguistic—English replaced Latin, then French, and finally German as the international language of Western and now global science. It helps, certainly, that modern English is among the most stripped-down of all languages, supremely well adapted to expressing “entity realism.” Unlike other...