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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 287–314.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Rudolf Mrázek This is not a comparison between the colonial isolation camp for the Indonesian Communists and Nationalists at Boven Digoel, New Guinea, and the Nazi concentration camp for the European (including Dutch) Jews in Terezín, Bohemia. It is an effort to place both camps, as two working...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 555.
Published: 01 December 2009
... contained mistakes. 1. Incorrect reference: Mzarek, R., & Kim, S. (2009). Boven Digoel and Terezín: Camps at the Time of Triumphant Technology. East Asian Science, Technology and Society: An International Journal. doi:10.1007/s12280-009-9099-0. Correct reference: Mrazek, R. (2009). Boven...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 March 2017
... colonial and postcolonial periods. One instance is Rudolf Mrázek's Engineers of Happy Land (2002) , which connects the presence of new technology to the emergence and spread of the nationalist consciousness in the Dutch East Indies that sparked a movement toward Indonesian independence. Mrázek...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 163–171.
Published: 01 September 2009
... same, their absence from our Singapore conference was regrettable. 2 Many of us wanted to prevent STS from dwindling into what Rudolf Mrazek called, in a later email to me (June 26, 2009), “a consultant archive for producers, marketers, corporations”—hence, the emphasis on critical studies...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 547–549.
Published: 01 December 2009
... period is usually associated with high modernism and the view that the introduction of new technologies will lead to a better society ( Barker 2002 ; Mrázek 2002 ). What Moon shows is that the faith in technology to deliver a better society was here not generally associated with a commitment to large...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 503–518.
Published: 01 December 2018
... adaptation and change. Comparison of the work of Lewis Pyenson and Rudolf Mrázek illuminates most clearly this shift toward more “autonomous” histories. In the 1980s, Pyenson’s pioneering study of the “exact sciences”—that is, physics and astronomy—in the Dutch East Indies concluded that local history and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 91–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Doublehelix approach to the problem of illegality in the timber industry was reminiscent of colonial biopolitical approaches to the human population in the then Dutch East Indies. As Rudolf Mrázek (2002) has shown (see also Barker 1999 ), toward the end of the colonial era Dutch authorities fantasized...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 541–547.
Published: 01 December 2018
... regimes and local societies. Colonial medicine had to adapt to local conditions even as they established hierarchies of hygiene and modern medicine. This widens the realm of agency and domination beyond the colonial and nationalist models. He cites Rudolf Mrázek to the effect that technology in the Dutch...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 231–256.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Monnais. For examples of “colonial heterotopias,” see Chang and Mrazek. For contemporary spaces of concentrated modernity, see Waldby. All papers were presented at the conference on Emergent Science and Technology Studies in Southeast Asia, 14–15 January 2009, National University of Singapore. In...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 315–342.
Published: 01 September 2009
... concentrated modernity (see Mrazek and Kim 2009 ), metal signs on stakes identified the local varieties and the new varieties. Farmers were requested to weed all plots symmetrically and maintain fences to keep marauding animals out. And because many years of Indonesian agricultural extension had accustomed...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 65–85.
Published: 01 November 2014
... 1999 ; Mrázek 2002 ). Influenced by such factors as the perceived success of Japanese modernization after the Meiji Restoration in Japan and the rapid industrialization of Russia following the installation of a communist state, as well as shaped by the opportunities and capital available during the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 9–34.
Published: 01 March 2017
... concentrate on early electrification efforts, in the colonial period (e.g., Mrázek 2002 ; Protschky 2012 ; Rao and Lourdasamy 2010 ; Chikowero 2007 ). This article also adds a new dimension to one of the most studied areas of Indonesia by foregrounding the study of one of its sociotechnical systems...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 465–485.
Published: 01 November 2012
... from the view of postcolonial studies.) Vol. 2, No. 1 (2008) Liu, S. Vol. 2, No. 3 (2008) Kim, S. Vol. 3, No. 2–3 (2009), Special Issue on Emergent Studies of Science and Technology in Southeast Asia Pols, H. Liew, K. K. Aso, M. Monnais, L. Mrázek, R. 1.4 The politics of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 173–208.
Published: 01 September 2009