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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 531–537.
Published: 01 December 2009
... of biology and identify shifting trends in the historiography. 2 A more detailed discussion of Darwin commemorations in Japan is argued in Setoguchi ( 2009b ). I will focus on the discourses of the introduction of Darwinism into Japan. It is well known that it was Edward Sylvester Morse, an American...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 325–327.
Published: 01 June 2013
... (107). He had graduated from the Ministry of Communications' own training school before passing a demanding civil service examination. In addition to such credentials, according to my own historical research about him, he was widely admired among operators because he had remarkable Morse telegraphing...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 167–181.
Published: 01 December 2007
... problem of insect pests in Japan. Edward Morse (1838–1925), the founding professor of the Department of Zoology at the University of Tokyo complained that “[f]leas are the one fearful nuisance of the country” ( Morse 1917 ). Charles Marlatt (1863–1954), an American entomologist who came to Japan in the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 285–292.
Published: 01 June 2017
... to Morse code. Over the following decades, Chinese telegraph code would be reformed by numerous people experimenting with ways of mediating the Chinese language, in much the same way that contemporary Chinese computer users rework ASCII characters to mediate information in Chinese. The final five...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 321–334.
Published: 01 September 2012
... neurolaw were invited to Taiwan to stimulate interest in neuroethics. Included were Neil Levy, Patricia Churchland, Owen Flanagan, Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, and Stephen Morse. More than one hundred local scholars attended each of the forums at which these scholars spoke. In addition, under the leadership...