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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 335–345.
Published: 01 September 2012
... societal considerations into interactions with these technologies. We implemented a research ethics consultation during the R&D phase of Japan's national project for brain-machine interfaces; our goal was to capture the ethical and social concerns of researchers in the early stages of R&D...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 375–378.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Nobumichi Ariga 橋本毅彦 Takehiko Hashimoto , Hikouki no tanjou to kuuki-rikigaku no keisei: Kokkateki kenkyuu kaihatsu no kigen wo motomete 飛行機の誕生と空気力学の形成 : 国家的研究開発の起源をもとめて [ The Invention of the Airplane, the Emergence of Aerodynamics, and the Formation of National Systems of Research and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 17–40.
Published: 01 March 2012
... physical chemist Lee Tae-kyu, provided the focus for the creation of this informal research group, and the article therefore tracks his career from 1930s Kyoto to Utah and, finally, back to Seoul. 28 3 2011 17 10 2011 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2012 2012 South Korea North Korea...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 5–27.
Published: 01 March 2016
... a concern in the world of biomedicine after the completion of the Human Genome Project. Many believed that this project and other international human genetic variation research projects would allow us to overcome racial discussions in terms of biology; on the contrary, these projects strengthened...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 479–494.
Published: 01 December 2018
... turns to the four themes or heuristics of figures, layers, stories, and rumors, developed through an STS research cluster at the Asia Research Institute and Tembusu College, both at the National University of Singapore. Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2018 Internet...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 23–45.
Published: 01 November 2014
... played an important role in the final success of the project. Like IVF developments in other national contexts, however, the IVF project in China was certainly not due to a single individual but had involved a range of actors and factors that included sociocultural supports, funding agencies, patients...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 189–215.
Published: 01 June 2011
... 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-mail...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 329–333.
Published: 01 June 2013
..., championed the Kuokuang plan, routinely confronting the groups that opposed it. But the grassroots foes of the project successfully mobilized various social actors, gaining enough momentum to maintain pressure on the government. According to the authors, local residents formed alliances with national...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2015) 9 (3): 315–318.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., and practices, the author questions a range of ideas and categories often accepted by researchers outside China, which tends to be seen as a passive recipient of Western ideas about the natural world and its preservation. When people in China recognize certain movements and campaigns proposed by the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 395–401.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Gregory Clancey G. Clancey Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore, 469A Tower Block, #10-01, Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 259770 e-mail: hisgkc@nus.edu.sg 25 05 2011 25 05 2011 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2011 In the aftermath of the recent Japanese tsunami I was...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 359–376.
Published: 01 December 2018
... the “national society-fostering logic” of the nation-state that defined twentieth-century humanitarian thinking (470). For these actors, the nation-state is “a failed humanity project, precisely because the humanity that the nation-state secures is always an exclusive one, one focused on the nation—on...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 321–334.
Published: 01 September 2012
... the National Research Program in Genomic Medicine officially named neuroethics as one of its grant topics. It was hoped that work on the genome would in time be linked to the study of the brain. Between 2009 and 2011, several famous scholars from the fields of neuroethics, neurophilosophy, and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2015) 9 (3): 275–293.
Published: 01 June 2015
... scholarly work has examined how national origin affects international research collaboration in the United States. This article presents some findings from a National Science Foundation–funded study on the international research collaboration activities of fifty-one Indian immigrant faculty members from...
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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 June 2011) 5 (2): 173–188.
Published: 01 June 2011
... reading of the shifting interface between the high-iron rice project and national rice politics in the Philippines. Members of the iron rice research family had been mindful of the governmental support for iron-enriched rice, as well as the particular challenges faced by the iron-fortified rice program...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 283–309.
Published: 01 June 2013
... controversy over race, racism, and authority, the National Human Genome Research Institute sought to take greater care in navigating racial politics. In 2002, the institute sponsored the International HapMap Project. The aim of the International HapMap Project was to determine the common patterns of DNA...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 101–125.
Published: 01 March 2012
... project was a metaphor for the technocratic and utopian promise of Japan's colonial empire. By tracing the project from its earliest beginnings to its postcolonial afterlife, I examine the complex connections between science, capitalism, and nationalism, situating colonial concerns in a web of global...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 77–97.
Published: 01 March 2010
... enlightened consent; rather, it meant that interactions among researchers, the media, and the populace brought about a new interpretation of the technology. 31 5 2009 7 5 2010 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2010 2010 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 183–205.
Published: 01 June 2016
... National Taiwan University Hospital in the early postwar years. This article focuses on the purpose, importance, and legacy of the research within Taiwan and in the international social psychiatry projects led by WHO. The author analyzes the active and passive roles that these studies played in the context...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 65–82.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Manyong Moon Science has recently emerged as a key concept in understanding the process of nation-state building. The relationship between science and nationalism may be explored from various angles, but most research examines the relation only in its ideological aspect, without paying much...