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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 541–561.
Published: 01 December 2017
... 04 4 2017 © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017 Vietnam War Korea venereal diseases military medicine subimperialism Cold War I got a hint when reading about Japanese soldiers' rape of women in the southern front line in Southeast Asia. Japanese soldiers...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 161–183.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Keiko Daidoji; Eric I. Karchmer This article explores the founding of the Suzhou Hospital of National Medicine in 1939 during the Japanese occupation of Suzhou. We argue that the hospital was the culmination of a period of rich intellectual exchange between traditional Chinese and Japanese...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 133–136.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Shang-Jen Li Nianqun Yang , [ Remaking “Patients”: Politics of Space in the Conflicts between Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine, 1832–1985 ] Peking : China Renmin University Press , 2006 18 3 2009 18 3 2009 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2009...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 403–407.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Chang-Chuan Chan; Ya-mei Chen C.-C. Chan Institute of Occupational Medicine and Industrial Hygiene, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan e-mail: ccchan@ntu.edu.tw Y. Chen Institute of Occupational Medicine and Industrial Hygiene, College of Public Health...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 433–435.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Yanhong Li Y. Li Academy of Military Transportation, Tianjin, 300161, P.R. China e-mail: jjxylyh@yahoo.com.cn DAQING ZHANG 張大慶, Zhongguo jindai jibing shehuishi (1912–1937) 中國近代疾病社會史 : 1912–1937 [ A Social History of Disease in Modern China: 1912–1937 ] . Jinan: Shandong jiaoyu...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 57–75.
Published: 01 March 2019
... purposes. This paper attempts to consider Japanese military medicine as an example of where science and the military encountered each other and focuses especially on military psychiatry during the Asia-Pacific War (1931–45). 4 Japanese military psychiatry confronted the issue of psychological trauma...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 401–422.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Kayo Sawada This article explores the Cold War geopolitics of population and reproduction in Okinawa under US military occupation from 1945 to 1972. Okinawa has been hailed as a “reproductive paradise,” owing to having the highest birth rate in Japan. However, its high birth rate reflects the Cold...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 257–285.
Published: 01 September 2009
... of John Lesch's latest book (The First Miracle Drugs. How the Sulfa Drugs Transformed Medicine, OUP, 2007), met with huge successes in both civilian and military applications, thus stimulating a rapid expansion of pharmaceutical research and production, raising expectations of medicine in general and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 465–484.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Elisabeth Hsu This introductory article provides an overview over the history of Chinese medicine, as it evolved in the People's Republic of China over the last 60 years. In particular, it highlights how Traditional Chinese Medicine ( zhongyi ), as invented in the 1950s during a period of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 469–475.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Cold War protectorate of US neoimperialism. This special issue draws on theoretically robust and empirically weighted approaches to examine this shared but contested past. Though the respective histories of medicine in postcolonial Taiwan and Korea have become vibrant sites of scholarly dialogue, there...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 325–327.
Published: 01 September 2016
... scientific medicine. But according to Andrews, it was not. Rather, this book emphasizes that it was the political imperative to defend Chinese sovereignty in the face of superior Western economic, technological, and military power that drove Chinese intellectuals, doctors, and politicians to facilitate...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 47–71.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Shiyung Liu Because the medical modernization of Meiji Japan has been identified with progress in Asian societies, Japanese colonial medicine has been viewed as a carefully planned project. Colonial propaganda capitalized on this image in bringing “civilization to colonies.” In postwar scholarship...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 173–208.
Published: 01 September 2009
... indigenous herbal medicine Botany Medicine European colonial powers viewed Western medicine as a tool of empire. Initially, medical care was seen as necessary for reducing the high mortality rates in the military forces and colonial settlements. Later, medicine came to be seen as an ideal method of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 255–258.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Japanese military defeated the Chinese army and navy in 1894–1895, and also vanquished Russian forces on land and at sea in 1904–1905. Japanese science, technology, and medicine left a long-lasting influence on China, Korea and Taiwan. Japan indeed became the model for other Asian countries who were...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 113–117.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Koichi Mikami Mima Tatsuya , Risuku ka sareru shintai—Gendai igaku to touchi no tekunorojī リスク化される身体 —現代医学と統治のテクノロジ [Body as Risk—Modern Medicine and the Technology of Governance] Tokyo: Seido-sha , 2012 . 250 pp. ¥2400 . © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 93–121.
Published: 01 March 2008
... (Fujiwara Seika 藤原惺窩, 1561–1619, Hayashi Razan, Yamazaki Ansai) or ex-samurai (Nakai Tōju 藤樹中江, 1608–1648), masterless samurai (Kumazawa Banzan), practitioners of medicine or the military arts or their sons (Hayashi Razan, Yamaga Sokō,Asami Keisai,Ogyū Sorai 荻生徂徠,1666–1728), or townsmen 町人 (Itō Jinsai 伊藤仁斎...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 5–26.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Shin Dongwon Modernity in relation to medicine and the body is central to discussions on modernity in Korea. I have chosen to write this paper I have already penned several writings that are related to the topic: modern hygiene, cleanliness, medical service, and medicine. First topic is about the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 275–301.
Published: 01 June 2010
... physicians from among technical officials because, first and foremost, they were Confucian literati and civil or military officials. Before the sixteenth century, there was no class of non-aristocratic technical officials or local government functionaries specializing in medical services so that medicine was...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 503–518.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Warwick Anderson Abstract This article offers an overview of science and technology studies (STS) in Southeast Asia, focusing particularly on historical formations of science, technology, and medicine in the region, loosely defined, though research using social science approaches comes within its...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 487–504.
Published: 01 September 2013
... China in 1961, the border region of Aksai Chin, which lies to the north of Ladakh, was claimed by both India and China. Because of the political sensitivity of the area, Ladakh remained closed to outsiders until 1972 and still hosts a large Indian military presence. The origin of amchi medicine in...