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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 233–241.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Francesca Bray We might think that scholars in the fields of national, comparative, world, or global history of science and technology engage with each other in fruitful dialogue and see their works as part of a common cumulative project. But such is not usually the case. This article identifies...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 303–319.
Published: 01 September 2012
... transformed the results of such research into a more popular discourse about the English brain. Interactions among neuroscientific research, commercial strategies, and the media made the English brain a reality. 13 4 2011 02 12 2011 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2012 2012...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 101–125.
Published: 01 March 2012
... this vision of economic development in the name of the nation. The company holds a controversial place in the history of Japanese pharmaceuticals; it has been as well known for its patent medicines, chain stores, and educational legacy (in the form of Hoshi University) as it has been for a widely...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 189–215.
Published: 01 June 2011
.... Shepherd School of Culture, History and Language, ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, The Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia e-mail: cshepherd12@gmail.com A. McWilliam Research School of Asia and the Pacific, The Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia e...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 461–478.
Published: 01 August 2014
.... 08 7 2013 07 5 2014 © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2014 Traditional medicine archives databases of traditional knowledge history of minority nationality medicines in China China is a multinational, multicultural country, and in China's thousands of years of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 93–121.
Published: 01 March 2008
... his immediate followers clearly envisioned a sacred national polity ( kokutai 國體), but when Ansai's teachings were combined with the Mito 水戶 school's focus on Japanese history 大日本史 and Japanese nativism 國學 in the nineteenth century, an unbroken genealogy upholding Japanese nationalism began to emerge...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 531–532.
Published: 01 September 2013
... 18 7 2012 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2013 Japan's nuclear history is paradoxical. The country sustained devastating destruction from two nuclear bombs in World War II, yet it developed one of the most vigorous nuclear power programs in the world. Japan began operating its first...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 541–548.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Daiwie Fu Correspondence to Daiwie Fu 15 8 2012 15 8 2012 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2012 2012 Although Kuhn's Structure of Scientific Revolutions was first published in 1962 , its entries to Taiwan are rather late and curious. Taiwan's martial law rule was...
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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 March 2012) 6 (1): 65–82.
Published: 01 March 2012
... colonized nations were largely descriptive rather than precisely quantitative. 10 Most of the institutes established early on were dedicated to natural history, biology, and geology, and in many cases local experience with fieldwork seems to have cultivated nationalism ( Lopes and Podgorny 2000 ; Wang...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 361–379.
Published: 01 September 2008
... us with a point of entry into a larger regional history, one that might consider how and why newly independent nations emerging in the early part of the Cold War enthusiastically embraced the rhetoric and practice of control offered by the prospect of Family Planning ( Joint Communiqué 1965...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 355–376.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of planners ( Immerwahr 2015 ). Collectively, these examples, drawing from a variety of national contexts, capture the sheer diversity of Asian family planning, even as it might fit a Cold War modernization narrative if viewed strictly through the history of the foundations and grant agencies...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 205–211.
Published: 01 December 2007
... post-war Asian nation-states. This is likely what many scholars of political economy, political science, economic and political history, and allied fields would want such a research program to focus on, though it is to the credit of the emerging STS field in East Asia that it is developing a wider and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 355–357.
Published: 01 June 2019
... making a documentary film about his story. Two months later I emailed Hasegawa asking whether he would be interested in collaborating with me on a documentary film project focusing on radiation emergency medicine in Fukushima. Before long, he responded with a yes, and the rest is history. ...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 147–149.
Published: 01 March 2014
.... The third and final tradition studied in this collection is Christianity. Taiwanese historian Chu Pingyi's (祝平) “Christianity and the Rewriting of China's Medical Past: Wang Honghan's Gujin yi shi (古今醫史, Medical History: Past and Present )” focuses on the appropriation by Wang Honghan, a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 17–40.
Published: 01 March 2012
... since returning to that nation in 1971, following a lengthy absence of nearly twenty-five years ( Song 1975 ). In the course of the conversation, the series of exchanges between Lee and his interlocutor, Dr. Song Sang-young, would articulate a distinction made between the basic (기초과학) and applied (응용과학...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 233–236.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Sungook Hong © National Science Council, Taiwan 2008 2008 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Of course, we naturally think that the center–periphery would be valid for the colonial period, but before...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 159–167.
Published: 01 March 2019
... ongoing—debates. These volumes will prompt readers to rethink how boundary making—national, disciplinary, professional—has shaped the writing of the history of science. All deserve a wide readership. 1 Kanamori was, among other things, perhaps the best-known observer in Japan of the 1990s...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 375–378.
Published: 01 April 2014
... intellectual development of the aerodynamic technologies and the relationship between scientists and engineers who engaged in it. Hashimoto's work is, therefore, a unique contribution to the internal history of the national aeronautics projects, providing many samples of the communications shared by figures...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 379–381.
Published: 01 April 2014
... development and the catching-up process in the modern and contemporary history of Japan. But the historical roots of this phenomenon are far more complex than solely the industrial policy implemented by the state. This book by Minoru Sawai on the Japanese National Innovation System during the first part of...