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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Ying Zhang 陳秀芬 Hsiu-fen Chen , Yangsheng yu xiushen: Wan Ming de yangsheng wenhua yu wenren shenghuo 養生與修身:晚明的養生文化與文人生活 [Nourishing Life and Cultivating the Body: Writing the Literati's Body and Techniques for Preserving Health in the Late Ming] Taipei : Dawshiang , 2009 . viii +247 pp...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 97–100.
Published: 01 March 2018
... sixteenth centuries). The Treasured Mirror was a national academic project commissioned by the Joseon government and was completed at the turn of the seventeenth century, when it was at war with invading Japanese forces. Shin observes that the book emphasizes the “life nourishment” and the body, rather...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 337–339.
Published: 01 December 2016
... and gastronome Let me first remind readers of Professor Chia-Ling Wu's farewell remarks in our previous issue (10, no. 3); they end with a touching sentence: “If we are what we eat, I hope EASTS has nourished us and even transformed how we understand East Asia, as well as science and technology.” But...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 467–468.
Published: 01 December 2017
... narratives in the Anglo-American context but also the European STS thinking that nourished the Japanese community. It is hard to assess the European influence on EASTS in addition to science democracy. Even so, EASTS accomplished several issues on traditional medicines (notably vol. 2, no. 4, 2008; vol...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 117–121.
Published: 01 March 2011
... intercourse. Further, Lee compares the differences between nourishing life in Chinese sexual arts ( fangzhongshu ) and the ways to conceive a good child. The biggest difference is that for the latter, a woman who had had children was preferred, whereas for the former, a virgin was preferred. An infertile...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 March 2011
..., editing, and publishing East Asian Science, Technology and Society: An International Journal ( EASTS ). Nourished by the recent and continuing expansion in East Asian STS communities and activities, and also kindly supported by the larger traditions of international STS communities, our bold project, an...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 25–42.
Published: 01 March 2014
... translations of their choosing—for example, using “tonify,” “nourish,” “strengthen,” or “supplement,” sometimes interchangeably—both solidifies their freedom as translators and captures the inherent plurality of meaning within the term. A related issue is the notion that accurate translation is impossible...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 225–227.
Published: 01 September 2016
... guarantees they were cooked in the right way. I will miss that moment every three months when we celebrated a freshly published journal. If we are what we eat, I hope EASTS has nourished us and even transformed how we understand East Asia, as well as science and technology. The journal title can equally...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 385–390.
Published: 01 September 2017
... pure water” that takes fifteen years to filter down into the Cachan spring, “nourished” on the way “by the minerals left by glaciers thousands of years before” ( Evian 2016 ). Evian bottles feature the classic analytic label listing pH and content in calcium, chloride, magnesium, and other minerals...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 349–353.
Published: 01 June 2010
... chapter on the tradition of nourishing life through food brings into focus how the literati changed their eating and drinking habits in an effort to elevate their status. Thus, the knowledge that had been systematized by Sun Simiao influenced the literati way of life, from which it gradually spread into...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 453–466.
Published: 01 September 2013
... support of her in-laws, even if she only eats the less nourishing leftovers. I observed on many occasions female and young family members resolutely refusing to eat by saying that they were not hungry and saw that only once senior family members had lost interest in the food on the table did they eagerly...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 319–323.
Published: 01 June 2013
... combed through Taiwan's newspapers and plucked out commercial evocations of health that promoted wine consumption. Unlike general alcohol, grape-based wine was considered exotic during this period. According to Guo, the discourse on the health benefits of wine changed from an emphasis on the nourishment...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 335–359.
Published: 01 September 2008
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 479–504.
Published: 01 December 2011
... never a major driving force in the political economy of the late imperial period, as was the need to show ability to “nourish the people” ( Will and Wong 1991 ; Dunstan 1998 ). While my material concurs with the critical assessments of Marks (1998) and Elvin (2004) , I think that their approach is...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 527–532.
Published: 01 November 2012
... diversity and openness and against entirety and unity ( Huang 2001 ). Kuhn's Structure has undoubtedly provided rich nourishment to the many trends of thought that flourished in the transition period of mainland China's society. Since the Opium Wars (1839–42, 1856–60), many Western works have been...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 419–426.
Published: 01 September 2012
... that nourish the spread of racism. Published in 2009 and 2011, respectively, Racial Representation and Social Reality and Racial Representations in Asia should not be read simply as sequels to Is Race a Universal Idea? in different languages or with more cases. Historical topics on race in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 207–228.
Published: 01 June 2010
... seen from the widespread interest among Confucian scholars in the techniques of “nourishing life” ( yangsheng 養生)—to keep health and to live long ( Kim 2007 ). Agriculture was another subject in which there was a continuous interest of Confucian scholars, who normally considered agriculture as a basis...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 545–566.
Published: 01 December 2008
... eyebrows, sometimes the mouth, or the heart, or a place under the navel, or the kidney, and so on.” After having spent time with the adepts of the practices to nourish the vital principle, Schipper concludes that, according to these adepts, the cinnabar field does not correspond to any exact place in the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 589–601.
Published: 01 December 2017
... meetings. Much more powerful was the Korean History of Science Society (韓國科學史學會), which was revitalized in 1974. This greatly helped to nourish a critical view of science and technology through frequent events. It is no wonder that the majority of STS activists come from a history of science background. In...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 71–90.
Published: 01 March 2017
... related to livelihoods and health standards. However, many contemporary urban conditions do not have sufficient provision and distribution of safe drinking water despite the fact that many cities are located along bodies of water and have historically relied on these waterscapes for nourishment and for...