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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 51–71.
Published: 01 March 2016
...So Yeon Leem This study investigates the widely recognizable discourse that characterizes South Korea as a plastic surgery nation by tracing media coverage of plastic surgery as published in two major Korean newspapers from 1960 to 2009.This study attempts to enrich our understanding of plastic...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 29–49.
Published: 01 March 2016
... a whole. 01 1 2014 08 4 2015 © 2016 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2016 South Korea plastic surgery aesthetic surgery biomedical technologies social change embodiment phenomenology Consider the economic distance South Korea has traveled since the...
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Published: 01 March 2016
Fig. 1   This graph shows the increase in newspaper articles related to plastic surgery published in the Chosun Ilbo and the Dong-a Ilbo from 1960 to 2009. Fig. 1 . This graph shows the increase in newspaper articles related to plastic surgery published in the Chosun Ilbo and the Dong-a More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 March 2016
... in muscles so as to give the benefits of a good workout to people who are unable to exercise due to obesity or complications such as diabetes, immobility, or simple frailty ( Solon 2011 ). Plastic surgery is another area where the body can be examined as a malleable and plastic object in the contexts...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 101–105.
Published: 01 November 2014
...-eyelid surgery was shaped through information from the Meiji era of Japan (1868–1912) and nurtured by US plastic surgeons like Dr. David Ralph Millard (1919–2011), who viewed operations that repaired damage on Korean faces as “visible evidence of American goodwill in Asia” in the early 1950s (177). The...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 485–487.
Published: 01 December 2016
... technologies were widely applied to Korean women's bodies through government-led family-planning policy during the 1970s and 1980s, and plastic surgery continues to be a popular commodity among young Korean women to this day ( Leem and Park 2008 ). In this context, this volume rightly creates a bridge between...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 303–326.
Published: 01 September 2008
... issues is linking gender and reproductive technologies with other technologies or gendered surgeries. Leem and Park (2008) have innovatively argued that, in Korea, there are gendered continuities across reproductive technologies and plastic surgeries—essentially that the analytic boundary between them is...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 361–379.
Published: 01 September 2008
... to be influenced by FP; and South Korea has become one of world's leading nations in terms of the social acceptance and prevalence of plastic surgery. This enthusiastic embrace of the potential to alter one's body marks a new freedom in a nation where such power was long denied by a strong state. The...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 303–319.
Published: 01 September 2012
... patients who underwent brain surgery frequently lost one of their two languages ( Gomez-Tortosa et al. 1995 ). These observations and experiments strongly supported the hypothesis that the two different languages were handled in two different regions of the brain. Among these studies, those of George A...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 57–79.
Published: 01 March 2018
... representative from a Chinese pharmaceutical company that specializes in producing “traditional herbal medicines.” He handed the pill bottle over to us, the Czech hosts. The simple plastic bottle was covered only with Chinese signs. Inside we found pills without any smell. Their shape and color resembled...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 287–314.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., I found a new information center in the town's central square, meant for military buffs, with papier-mâché models of the fortress city and with plastic toy soldiers of Austria, France, and Russia for sale. In the Jewish Ghetto Museum, around the corner, a few German tourists were slowly passing by...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 519–540.
Published: 01 December 2017
... fertilization to birth is exhibited in detail in the Miracle of Development Room using plastic and plaster models and charts. Adults who walk into the room are reportedly always shocked, while the millions of elementary school children who visit yearly are unperturbed, encountering it with ordinary curiosity...