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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 423–428.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Jinbang Song J. Song 11 Shunhe Rd., Zhengzhou City, Henan Province, People's Republic of China, 450004 e-mail: songjinbang@163.com BRAY FRANCESCA DOROFEEVA-LICHTMANN VERA MÉTAILIÉ GEORGES (eds.), Graphics and Text in the Production of Technical Knowledge in China: The...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 495–497.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Harry Yi-Jui Wu 何春蕤 Josephine Chuen-juei Ho , 甯應斌 Ying-Bin Ning , Minkun choucheng: Youyuzheng, qingxu guanli, xiandaixing de hei'anmian民困愁城: 憂鬱症、情緒管理、現代性的黑暗面 [People in Trouble: Depression, Emotion Management, and the Dark Side of Modernity] Taipei : Taiwan shehui yanjiu congkan...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 219–223.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Michitake Aso Monnais Laurence , Thompson C. Michele , and Wahlberg Ayo , eds., Southern Medicine for Southern People: Vietnamese Medicine in the Making Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars , 2012 . 320 pp. £44.99 hardcover. Thompson C. Michele , Vietnamese...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 109–113.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Sigrid Schmalzer Xiong Weimin 熊卫民 , Dui yu lishi, kexuejia you hua shuo: 20 shiji Zhongguo kexuejie de ren yu shi 对于历史,科学家有话说:20世纪中国科学界的人与事 [ Scientists Have Something to Say about History: The People and Issues of Twentieth-Century China’s Scientific World ] Beijing : Dongfang...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 439–458.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Sora Park Abstract Among young people’s online activities, a significant portion involves social networking and communication. The additional social space afforded by the Internet has extended the way young people relate to their surrounding world. This study examined how young people adapt to the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 445–448.
Published: 01 September 2017
... understanding of gunpowder, one can readily imagine how poor people's understanding was of the much more complicated principles of gun founding. Problems existed not only in the technological field but also in production management. A strange phenomenon consisting of advanced machines and backward management...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 465–484.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Elisabeth Hsu This introductory article provides an overview over the history of Chinese medicine, as it evolved in the People's Republic of China over the last 60 years. In particular, it highlights how Traditional Chinese Medicine ( zhongyi ), as invented in the 1950s during a period of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 629–633.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Yu-Lin Chen Schmalzer Sigrid , The People's Peking Man: Popular Science and Human Identity in Twentieth-Century China . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2008 . 336 pp. ISBN: 9780226738604 . Zhang jian 張劍 , kexueshetuan zai jindai Zhongguo de mingyun: yi...
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Published: 01 June 2013
Fig. 4   Models of the peopling of Asia ( HUGO Pan-Asian SNP Consortium 2009 : supporting online material, p. 76). AF, African; AS, Asian; EU, European; NG, Negrito. Models 1 and 2 have branching topologies supporting a two-wave hypothesis. Model 3 supports a one-wave hypothesis. Reprinted with More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 53–75.
Published: 01 March 2010
... of roughly 19,000 newborns, a number that constitutes 8-10% of newborns in Taiwan each year. Yet, given the predominant role market force plays in Taiwan's cord blood banking, how does it affect people's understanding of the technology and their imagination of their individuality and relationship...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 565–583.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Amanda Wolf Over 15 years, genetically modified (GM) food has gradually reached around the globe. Yet, each new development occasions controversy, and hence, leads to interest in strategies to engage people in searching for durable public bargains. Even-handed treatment of diverse views is crucial...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 453–466.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Patrizia Bassini This article examines Amdo Tibetan people's experiences of gastric ( pho nad ) and gallbladder disorders ( mkhris nad ) in rural Qinghai. I illustrate how different and multifaceted the experience of illness can be when viewed from a home-based perspective in contrast to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2010) 4 (3): 433–455.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Yu-yueh Tsai Taiwan as an island country is an immigrant society where interethnic marriages have been common. In the past centuries, it has not been unusual that people in Taiwan change their ethnic identities for various reasons. Its “four great ethnic groups” ( sida zuqun )—the Hoklo, Hakka...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 461–477.
Published: 01 December 2011
... the global economy, it also promotes the consumption of high-quality products in an attempt to shed its image as the world's producer of cheap goods. Moreover, the discourse of suzhi (quality people) in Chinese society emphasizes the importance of quality population. The “technologies of quality...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 195–213.
Published: 01 June 2019
... divide between scientists and lay people, illustrating an early historical predecessor of enlisting citizen scientists to help in the production of knowledge. Situating this example of lay participation in the larger context of diverse modes of field practice during the railroad era, this article...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 235–255.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Wen-Ling Tu Abstract Although cities in Taiwan are not as choked by smog as Beijing or Delhi, where people can hardly enjoy blue skies, air pollution is still a serious problem and has repeatedly aroused social concerns in central and southern Taiwan since 2010. Unsatisfied with the government’s...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 421–451.
Published: 01 December 2009
... broad collection of official biographies of people who were locally renowned for their skills in medicine during the Qing dynasty (1644–1911). By using an approach that combines a quantitative and qualitative analysis of a series of 422 biographies briefly described in this paper, it first sheds light...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 257–285.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Vietnamese people with Western, efficient (and toxic), specific medications, thus promoting a process of therapeutic selection (and indigenisation of medical practises) as well as an enduring appropriation of Western scientific and industrial techniques that would prove crucial during 35 years of war...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 175–183.
Published: 01 June 2013
..., or backwardness in their innovations in the midst of complex relations, which connect local innovations and routines with the transnational circulation of people, objects, and information. How do these flows and unexpected connections stimulate innovators and users to make comparisons in their daily...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 221–241.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Atsuro Morita Recent studies in STS and anthropology have elucidated that the travel of science has been entangled with various forms of travel, including indigenous modes. While the Western style of travel often entails comparative imaginations about the difference between places and people...