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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2010) 4 (3): 461–466.
Published: 01 September 2010
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 355–376.
Published: 01 December 2016
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 401–430.
Published: 01 September 2008
... anthropocentric words such as (woman) and nan (man), Chinese biologists also incorporated sophisticated biological theories of sex from Europe and North America, including the theories of “gynandromorphism” and “intersexuality.” The implicit and explicit figurations of hermaphroditism reveal the ways in which...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 81–89.
Published: 01 March 2018
... regretted it. “History” would have been the safer choice. There was no STS department or program at the National University of Singapore (NUS), or anywhere else in my newly adopted country, and few people I’d met there had heard that acronym. “That means science, technology, and society,” I quickly added...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Biopoleis: Practice, Place, and Life,” is also the name of a research initiative under way at the National University of Singapore (NUS) since 2010, and is the theme of this issue. 1 The NUS project is likely the first comprehensive social science and humanities research collaboration, housed at a major...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 327–334.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Studies , 46 ( 1 ), 7 – 35 . Furth C. ( 1998 ). A flourishing yin: gender in China’s medical history, 960–1665 . Berkeley : University of California Press . Furth C. ( 2005 ). Rethinking Van Gulik again . Nan : Men, Women and Gender in Early and Imperial China , 7 ( 1...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 243–247.
Published: 01 June 2012
... practice of history generally in Asia. History, as opposed to mythohistory or prehistory, has been an acquired taste in many Asian developmental states, though that is changing as many cease to be primarily developmental. At the National University of Singapore (NUS), for example, not only are the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 519–540.
Published: 01 December 2018
... colonial and postcolonial relations. In January 2012 while I was at Tembusu College of the National University of Singapore (NUS), I attended a performance at the NUS Cultural Center of the scripted and student-performed comedic musical drama called White Collar by Lingying Ng (a third-year...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 103–123.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Chorh Chuan, then dean of medicine at the National University of Singapore (NUS); and oncologists John Wong and Kong Hwai Loong—and was announced in 2000, “one day before the unveiling of the human genome project” ( Van Epps 2006: 1139 ). The Biomedical Sciences Initiative, however, itself represents a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 343–366.
Published: 01 September 2009
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 479–494.
Published: 01 December 2018
... . Amherst, NY : Cambria Press . Chua Beng Huat ( 2003 ). Life Is Not Complete without Shopping: Consumer Culture in Singapore . Singapore : NUS Press . Clancey Gregory ( 2012 ). “ Intelligent Island to Biopolis: Smart Minds, Sick Bodies and Millennial Turns in Singapore .” Science...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 69–85.
Published: 01 March 2013
... University–National University of Singapore (NUS) Graduate School of Medicine; Singapore MIT Research and Technology (SMART) Center; the Stanford-Singapore Biodesign program; the Johns Hopkins Singapore cancer center; and many more partnerships with institutions in Europe and Asia. Drug corporations are a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 425–451.
Published: 01 September 2013
... nus pa (potency, or power) of medicinal substances exists on several planes. Rdzas gyi nus pa (material potency) is both the most crucial to the efficacy of medicines and the most easily understood by orthodox science, but it operates alongside potencies generated through snags gyi nus pa (mantra...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 629–633.
Published: 01 December 2010
... feels a bit far-fetched. Take, for instance, her reading of Bai mao ( The White-Haired Girl ). Few would agree that the opera allegorizes the dissemination of science—Schmalzer's thesis—whereas it does seem to connect to revolutionary ideology and class struggle. In conclusion, I would like to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 219–223.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Traditional Medicine: A Social History Singapore : NUS Press , 2015 . 248 pp. $34 paperback. Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2018 Southern Medicine for Southern People and Vietnamese Traditional Medicine reflect an important moment in the study of the history of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 163–171.
Published: 01 September 2009
... special issue, the geographical scope and analytic depth of what might count as STS. In January 2009, some 20 scholars assembled at the Asia Research Institute of the National University of Singapore (NUS) to discuss pre-circulated essays on science, technology, and medicine in Southeast Asia. The...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 503–518.
Published: 01 December 2018
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 345–354.
Published: 01 June 2019
... discussion. Scriptwriter and Japan scholar Shi Lin Loh (now of the History Department of the National University of Singapore, NUS) joined the discussion via video link from Tokyo. The credit list—editor Zaid Salihin, producers Lisa Onaga and Mike Douglass—demonstrates, among other things, that along with...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 391–395.
Published: 01 September 2017
... traditional Chinese culture, and they constituted in part the monolithic hierarchy within which traditional Chinese people lived their lives. This point can be clearly illustrated: tian zun, di bei (天尊地卑, “Heaven is superior, earth inferior”) is a principle of natural relationship; nan zun, bei (男尊女卑...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 377–392.
Published: 01 December 2018
... resources and capabilities. Earlier versions of this article were presented at the Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University; at Tembusu College of the National University of Singapore (NUS); as a keynote lecture at the annual meeting of the Australian Sociological Association, Cairns; and...