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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 577–580.
Published: 01 November 2012
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 261–264.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Jakob A. Klein Zhang Everett Kleinman Arthur Weiming Tu , eds., Governance of Life in Chinese Moral Experience: The Quest for an Adequate Life New York : Routledge , 2011 . xv. +278 pp . $155 (hardback); $54.95 (paperback) . 08 1 2013 08 1 2013...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 225–230.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Michael M. J. Fischer Ong Aihwa , Fungible Life: Experiment in the Asian City of Life Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2016 . 284 pp. $94.95 hardcover, $25.95 paperback. Thompson Charis , Good Science: The Ethical Choreography of Stem Cell Research Cambridge, MA...
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Published: 01 June 2013
Fig. 5   The Pan-Asian SNP Consortium as a phylogenic tree of academic life based on publishing affinities Fig. 5 . The Pan-Asian SNP Consortium as a phylogenic tree of academic life based on publishing affinities More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 97–100.
Published: 01 March 2018
... sixteenth centuries). The Treasured Mirror was a national academic project commissioned by the Joseon government and was completed at the turn of the seventeenth century, when it was at war with invading Japanese forces. Shin observes that the book emphasizes the “life nourishment” and the body, rather...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 147–151.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Kae Ishii Ito Mizuko Okabe Daisuke Matsuda Misa (eds.), Personal, Portable, Pedestrian: Mobile Phones in Japanese Life Cambridge, MA : The MIT Press , 2005 Japanese Version : Ito Mizuko Okabe Daisuke Matsuda Misa (eds.), The Landscape of Keitai: The...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 367–383.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Catherine Waldby In late 2003, the Singaporean government launched Biopolis, a life sciences technopole that brings key Singaporean biomedical research institutes together with global and local biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies and governance bodies. The government has allocated generous...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 389–392.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Aya Homei Kawagoe Osamu Tomobe Ken'ichi , eds., [ A Risk Called Life: Reproductive Strategies of Twentieth-Century Society ] Tokyo : Hosei daigaku shuppankyoku , 2008 . 318 pp. ¥3,570. 8 10 2008 8 10 2008 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2009 2009 This...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 141–142.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Kai Khiun Liew Rajan Kaushik Sunder , Biocapital: The Constitution of Postgenomic Life Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2006 . 343 pp . $94.95, hardcover; $25.95 paperback . 15 09 2012 15 09 2012 © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2014 In a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 25–42.
Published: 01 March 2014
... students around the globe grapple with multiple translations. In an effort to convey some of these diverse experiences of standardization and plurality of translations, this article offers four “snapshots” in the life of language standardization in Chinese medicine. These snapshots are derived from...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Ying Zhang 陳秀芬 Hsiu-fen Chen , Yangsheng yu xiushen: Wan Ming de yangsheng wenhua yu wenren shenghuo 養生與修身:晚明的養生文化與文人生活 [Nourishing Life and Cultivating the Body: Writing the Literati's Body and Techniques for Preserving Health in the Late Ming] Taipei : Dawshiang , 2009 . viii +247...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2015) 9 (3): 311–314.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Krista Sigurdson Dumit Joseph , Drugs for Life: How Pharmaceutical Companies Define Our Health Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2012 . 280 pp . $23.95 paperback, $84.95 cloth © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2015 What Joseph Dumit calls “drugs for life” is...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 381–400.
Published: 01 September 2008
... ART affects women's decision making about their lives. Through life histories of women who underwent infertility treatment, I explore the factors which cause their suffering and conflict—that they cannot give up on having children even though they want to give up—as follows: (1) The models of their...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 401–430.
Published: 01 September 2008
... biological terms as ci (“biological femaleness”) and xiong (“biological maleness”) that acquired an unprecedented scope of cultural discursiveness in China only alongside the arrival of Western biology, which replaced classical learning and natural studies as the authoritative field of inquiry about life. I...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 433–438.
Published: 01 September 2008
... powerful without. Following EASTS' lead, perhaps we can destabilize this. My forthcoming book, Good Science , considers empirical developments in the contemporary biomedical and life sciences, and engages bio-political theory. I investigate different scientific and ethical genealogies and their...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 359–374.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Jin Higashijima; Kitetsu Takahashi; Kazuto Kato Because of its importance to society, the science of mind and behavior is an academic field in which ethical and social considerations are vital. When examining these issues, the opinions of life-science researchers must be considered. In this article...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Biopoleis: Practice, Place, and Life,” is also the name of a research initiative under way at the National University of Singapore (NUS) since 2010, and is the theme of this issue. 1 The NUS project is likely the first comprehensive social science and humanities research collaboration, housed at a major...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 69–85.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Aihwa Ong Contrary to claims that view the life sciences as having similar effects everywhere, I draw on research in the Biopolis of Singapore to examine how an assemblage of global and situated elements engenders conditions that crystallize scientific inquiries and orient social effects in the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 269–271.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Wen-Ching Sung Farquhar Judith Zhang Qicheng Ten Thousand Things: Nurturing Life in Contemporary Beijing New York : Zone Books , 2012 . 352 pp . $34.95 . 13 3 2013 13 3 2013 © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2014 The book Ten Thousand Things...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 613–616.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Yamoi Pham Tsing Anna Lowenhaupt , The Mushroom at the End of the World: On the Possibility of Life in Capitalist Ruins Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press , 2015 . xii+352 pp . $29.95 hardcover . © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017 In the face of a...