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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 173–208.
Published: 01 September 2009
... mediators who could make indigenous medicine understandable to researchers. In the Dutch East Indies, these mediators were Indo-European women who had built up a medical lore with both European and Indigenous elements. The diminishing trust in the standard therapeutic measures created a window of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 377–392.
Published: 01 December 2018
... as the most recent project in the shaping of modern social and political power through the technologically mediated intersection of the law and the body. Key moments of technopolitical reduction of the physical body—fingerprinting, DNA tests, brain scans, polygraphs, and truth serums—become turning...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 33–56.
Published: 01 March 2018
... analyze how gender appears more or less noticeably in the discursive construction of CS professional identities depending on contexts. This study calls for more careful attention to the processes through which the constructed symbolic hierarchies of geek over nongeek are mediated by unequal structures...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 65–85.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Itty Abraham; Ashish Rajadhyaksha In this article we seek to nuance our understanding of the technologically mediated relationship of state and citizen, first, by framing these relations in terms of Michel Foucault's ideas about state power and governmentality, and, second, by using case studies...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 73–91.
Published: 01 March 2016
... with the techno-body complex) types of understanding of enhancement, and emphasizing a reappraisal of Vygotskian tradition for demarcating the role of mediating signs and tools in psychology, I compare two existing controversies regarding enhancement: the various disputes concerning technological...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 313–327.
Published: 01 September 2011
... potentially productive risks through the introduction of multinational clinical trials into the large urban hospitals. The article concludes with a reflection on the political limits of risk mediation in the Harmonious Society. M. Cooper Department of Sociology and Social Policy, School of Social and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 159–174.
Published: 01 June 2014
... article discusses the literature with attention to the reciprocal relationships between technoscience and political power mediated by the nationalist view of S&T. Next, this article evaluates the literature on the Biosafety and Bioethics Act, with emphasis on the interactions among diverse actors...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 235–264.
Published: 01 June 2008
... representation Rurality Modernity Peasant users Mediation junctions The peasantry is probably the last social category that researchers of technology and society readily associate with the use of high technologies such as the Internet. But in China recently, tens of thousands of peasant entrepreneurs...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 133–134.
Published: 01 June 2017
... social mediator in the political settings of war, exile, and a more engaged China. Additionally, after more than fourteen months of preparation, we are pleased to present a forum on an intellectually intense and emotionally taxing article by John Law and Wen-yuan Lin, two senior members of the EASTS...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 331–336.
Published: 01 September 2018
.... Unlikely to be committed to any social movement, they preferred to remain a neutral third party, trying to behave as if they were mediators in a conflict or communicators of conflicting issues. Second, Japanese STS-ers were not knowledgeable or fully informed enough to be involved and committed as a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 437–440.
Published: 01 December 2011
... example, material objects are seen explicitly as interacting with human beings or mediating between groups of actors that have different appreciations of objects or technologies. This capacity of material objects to mediate between or distinguish social and cultural systems is also a central theme in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 359–376.
Published: 01 December 2018
... 2015 ). Other scholars have examined controls on and censorship of technology-mediated networks across different types of regimes in Southeast Asia (see Liu 2014 ) and in specific contexts, such as South Korea (see Fish 2009 ) and China (see Xu and Feng 2015 ; Pan 2017 ). These sophisticated...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2018
... it should be considered more carefully, along with other determinants, by tracing how it mediates the symbolic hierarchies of geek over non-geek. Compared with the other articles, Tereza Stöckelová and Jaroslav Klepal’s engages directly with East Asian STS. Observing the spread of Chinese medicine...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 483–485.
Published: 01 August 2014
... transparent medium between human beings and space. It was an active mediator.” Cartographic practices, hand in hand with military operations, have drawn artificial and arbitrary boundary lines on the earth and divided national territories. To which nation-states do the inland seas and/or uninhabited rocky...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 423–428.
Published: 01 September 2011
... diagrams, and coroner's charts. Following Bray's “Introduction: The Powers of Tu ,” eighteen essays appear under two rubrics: “The Power of Order: Tu as Symbolic Mediation,” which focuses on “transformative,” diagrammatic tu ; and “Picturing Reality? Tu as Technical Illustration,” which focuses on...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 479–494.
Published: 01 December 2018
... mediate one-to-many, state-to-citizen relations, and users are imagined as citizens who are appropriately skilled, savvy, and equipped with key information (e.g., concerning how they are identified by the state). Yet this trajectory also reduces the degree to which a global Internet that is imagined in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 433–436.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Science as in Science Studies,” was also held at the National Yang-Ming University, an institution predominantly consisting of biomedical scientists. Keller emphasized her view that perceptions and interpretations of gender and the body are mediated through language and that, in our society, the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2014) 8 (4): 383–389.
Published: 01 September 2014
... knowledge domains, between information, databases, and archives. At one level, this is a question of process—how does information come to be a resource and a problem in science and technology, and in society and politics? 3 How is it managed and stored; what does it mediate, and how? 4 But at another...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 541–547.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Indies was not just a tool of colonial domination but enabled cultural translation and cognitive mediation among people. These observations lead us over the edge of the old paradigm of the diffusion of the telos of modern (national) progress to a wider horizon of inquiry that, with Fischer, we may call...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 189–209.
Published: 01 June 2008
... ( MacDonald 1996 ). Shades of traditional patriarchal communication still persist, “whereby fathers' contact with children is usually mediated by the `domestic person', the mother” ( Yoon 2003 : 334). As the position of Korean women improves, however, patriarchy is no longer unquestioned and the new family...