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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 53–75.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Kohta Juraku; Tatsujiro Suzuki; Osamu Sakura This is an STS case study of the social decision-making process on the siting of a nuclear power plant in Japan, from the point of view of a sociological case analysis. Energy technologies are critically important for industrial society but often trigger...
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Published: 01 September 2011
Fig. 1   Antinuclear power plant demonstration of the Korean Federation for Environmental Movements on 29 March 2011 ( www.kfem.or.kr ) Fig. 1 . Antinuclear power plant demonstration of the Korean Federation for Environmental Movements on 29 March 2011 (www.kfem.or.kr) More
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Published: 01 December 2013
Fig. 6   Sorghum plant in plastic cup. Photo by Chris Kortright Fig. 6 . Sorghum plant in plastic cup. Photo by Chris Kortright More
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Published: 01 September 2009
A SoL research assistant takes data on plant growth at an on-farm demonstration plot while the farmer looks on. A SoL research assistant takes data on plant growth at an on-farm demonstration plot while the farmer looks on. More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 397–423.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Mingji Cuomu In the last ten years, there has been a dramatic reduction in medicinal plants in Tibet. This situation has attracted the attention of many researchers from different professional backgrounds, yet very few documents have been published on the general theoretical context and the actual...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 557–578.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Fig. 6   Sorghum plant in plastic cup. Photo by Chris Kortright Fig. 6 . Sorghum plant in plastic cup. Photo by Chris Kortright ...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 521–540.
Published: 01 December 2010
... proximity to the former Ivon Watkins Dow chemical plant in Paritutu, New Plymouth. In the years that the plant had operated, a number of activist groups had organised in the community to ask the government to respond to their concerns about possible exposure and any links to adverse health effects. The...
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Published: 01 December 2013
Fig. 3   Sorghum plants during bagging. Photo by Chris Kortright Fig. 3 . Sorghum plants during bagging. Photo by Chris Kortright More
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Published: 01 December 2013
Fig. 4   Researcher working with sorghum plants. Photo by Chris Kortright Fig. 4 . Researcher working with sorghum plants. Photo by Chris Kortright More
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Published: 01 December 2013
Fig. 5   Researchers working with sorghum plants. Photo by Chris Kortright Fig. 5 . Researchers working with sorghum plants. Photo by Chris Kortright More
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Published: 01 September 2009
Fig. 5 The garden of a dukun . The accompanying text states that “the planting is chaotic, which can be seen clearly on this image.” Source Boorsma 1913 Fig. 5. The garden of a dukun. The accompanying text states that “the planting is chaotic, which can be seen clearly on this image.” Source More
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Published: 01 September 2009
A degraded hillside is terraced and cultivated with a diversity of plants, with a view to its regeneration. A degraded hillside is terraced and cultivated with a diversity of plants, with a view to its regeneration. More
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Published: 01 June 2011
Fig. 1   Field planted with IR68144-3B-2-2-3, IRRI, Los Baños. Copyright: Michael Rubinstein, International Food Policy Research Institute, 2003 (used with permission) Fig. 1 . Field planted with IR68144-3B-2-2-3, IRRI, Los Baños. Copyright: Michael Rubinstein, International Food Policy More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 601–623.
Published: 01 December 2013
... attention to actors and issues often overlooked, such as Cold War politics, international flows of knowledge and materials, global consumers, nation building, villagers in Ōkuma and Futaba, and laborers at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant. In particular, we highlight several significant ways in which...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 343–366.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Sulfikar Amir In mid-2006, the Indonesian government announced a plan to build nuclear power plants geared towards meeting soaring demands for energy in the country. After prolonged procrastination, the government is determined that time is ripe for Indonesia to go nuclear. While discussions on...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 47–64.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Dominic Kelly In light of events at the Daiichi nuclear plant, this article discusses the origins of nuclear power in Japan. These origins lie in a confluence of forces: strategic, economic, and cultural. Drawing inspiration from the work of Antonio Gramsci, the article considers the operation of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 381–396.
Published: 01 December 2015
... studies of Chinese medicine construct an insightful model integrating a practical ontology, a correlative thinking method, and displacement agency theory, sharing basic theoretical assumptions with Bruno Latour's actor-network theory. On the other hand, the studies of reassembled cars, plant grafting...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 391–415.
Published: 01 August 2014
... medicinal plants described in centuries-old reference texts used by Ayurvedic practitioners lies at the heart of this process. Reformulation means at the same time simplifying and standardizing polyherbal combinations in order to (1) adapt them to mass and mechanized industrial processing, (2) mobilize...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 403–407.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., registered at the highest level of danger (level 7) by the International Atomic Energy Agency, occurred at the Fukushima nuclear power plants. The Fukushima nuclear disaster was the result of a series of natural catastrophes, engineering failures, and human errors that resulted in fuel core meltdown and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 329–333.
Published: 01 June 2013
... the government since the 1960s. Under what the authors call “developmentalist authoritarianism” ( kaifa ducai 開發獨裁), naphtha-cracking plants 1–4 advanced thanks to edicts from the central government; local governments and the public played no part in the decision-making process. However, as the book...