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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 429–432.
Published: 01 September 2011
... LIU SHAO-HUA , Passage to Manhood: Youth Migration, Heroin, and AIDS in Southwest China Stanford: Stanford University Press , 2011 . 246 pp $22.95 . 24 01 2011 24 01 2011 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2011 This review of Passage to Manhood is an intriguing...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 257–275.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Takashi Nishiyama Abstract This article examines how frontier zone expansion and the migration of Asian professionals reinforced each other in complex and indirect ways. It focuses on Hawaii as a microcosm of transnationalism in medicine, analyzing its role as a host for licensed physicians from...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 499–518.
Published: 01 December 2017
... migration to the United States and Europe was enhanced by changes to immigration law in and following 1965. Even before this change, however, Korean nurses began traveling abroad for further education and professional development, with the Korean War opening up numerous opportunities consistent with such...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 525–543.
Published: 01 December 2008
... and nation building. In the mid-twentieth century, taijiquan migrated West, becoming aligned in the 1960s and 1970s with Western interest in holistic health, Asian meditative systems and Chinese martial arts, but its martial techniques were little known until the 1980s and 1990s. British taijiquan...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 135–172.
Published: 01 June 2011
... rural Taiwan, affecting social norms no less than it did the landscape. The authors of this article look at how the Green Revolution legacy affected an organic rice cooperative in Meinung, Taiwan. Decades of rural-urban migration have made agricultural machinery a necessity for most farmers. A tight...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 283–309.
Published: 01 June 2013
... narrative of the shared ethnic origin and genetic unity of the region. Biochip data, probabilistic clustering algorithms, and computer simulations in the hands of Asian scientists calculated that the region was most likely populated as a single wave of historical migration. This overturned the dominant...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2015) 9 (3): 275–293.
Published: 01 June 2015
... transnational collaboration migration immigrant faculty Since World War II, research collaboration has been increasing in most science and engineering (S&E) fields ( Gazni and Didegah 2011 ). This is mostly due to the complexity of research problems, growth in specialization across disciplines, the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 249–258.
Published: 01 June 2012
... globalization in the late twentieth century be not so new after all? They noted the changes, but they were also interested in the continuities, contingences, influences, and legacies over time ( Hopkins 2002 ). After all, people and societies have been migrating, trading, and transmitting knowledge and material...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 329–332.
Published: 01 September 2016
... of both general and clinical labor, and spares commercial enterprises from managing them (32). As a multisite study, this book also maps the geographical configuration of the reproductive industry and drug trials by outlining how ideas and practices from the global North migrate to, and are...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 627–628.
Published: 01 December 2010
... human rights, about education and human capital, about the large-scale rural–urban migration and mobility of the population, employment, the internet, and so on. The empowerment of people not only enhances the micro-power of the individual and changes the power structure—it also improves the quality of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 481–483.
Published: 01 December 2016
... issues that straddle national borders, such as food, land, resources, security, and migration. These works have also identified how Asia's “overpopulation” has surfaced as a contested theme in international politics during the mid-twentieth century, when demographic transition theory, implying the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2015) 9 (3): 323–326.
Published: 01 September 2015
... dignity” (165). In this chapter we also learn more about Li Siguang's very different political approach, and specifically his efforts to serve the national war effort without becoming a mere tool of the Guomindang state: Li defied orders to migrate with Chiang Kai-shek's government to Chongqing, instead...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 69–85.
Published: 01 March 2013
... an imagined ecosystem within digital associations that can link human genetic variations, migration flows, and disease variability, that is, crucial information that is foundational to the development of personal medicine. From the vantage point of Singapore, the chosen field of practical application...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 161–164.
Published: 01 March 2010
... parties in an environmental dispute with a Greenpeace international expert arguing the case for localism, and local Chinese experts using universalistic standards to impose solutions on unwilling villagers (the story is complicated also by tenancy, lineage, and migration issues). It is precisely the kind...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 137–141.
Published: 01 March 2012
... of Daoist healing. Lin's epidemiological study identifies the primary cause of late Han Dynasty and early Six Dynasties epidemics as a triple-pronged combination of warfare, famine, and mass migration. In combination with other essays, such as those on the ideology of the Taiping jing and its...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 429–433.
Published: 01 December 2015
... addresses this interaction in the most systematic manner yet seen, leading the editors to consider “China” or “Chinese” as a “flexible idea rather than as an objectively continuous entity” (3). In the course of its exportation throughout the world, from Chinese migration in the nineteenth century to the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 163–171.
Published: 01 September 2009
... northeast Asia passed along the southern coasts, through a region known as Nanyang or Nampo, on their way to shrines in South Asia. Local potentates in what became Southeast Asia sent missions northwards into China. Traders from southern China migrated toward equatorial lands, sometimes marrying into...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 361–379.
Published: 01 September 2008
... based primarily upon a fiercely anti-Communist rhetoric, while also holding out the future possibility of reunification with its neighbor to the North. 7 7 Morris-Suzuki 2007 . This work, concerning the curious decision of many Koreans to migrate to North Korea in the late 1950s, captures the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 109–120.
Published: 01 June 2016
..., Weindling, and Westwood (2010) , historians began to emphasize the exchanges between psychiatrists based in Germany, Britain, and the United States during the first half of the twentieth century, with special reference to the transfer of ideas and practices and the migration of medical practitioners across...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 March 2008
... poverty and internal migration on the part of the rural poor, most of whom have been simultaneously divested of public health insurance and affordable medical care. In the Chinese context, it is the `floating population' of transient workers, with their limited rights to urban residency, who are most...