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Published: 01 December 2011
Fig. 3   Political subthemes as a percentage of all themes Fig. 3 . Political subthemes as a percentage of all themes More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2015) 9 (3): 315–318.
Published: 01 September 2015
... always has something to do with knowledge/power, and the task requires a critical analysis of political economy ( Stevis and Assetto 2001 ). I do not wish to use Western standards to blame China for a worsening environmental performance. Nevertheless, the crucial fact is that China has become the biggest...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 287–290.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Brian Salter; Catherine Waldby B. Salter Department of Political Economy, King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS, UK e-mail: brian.g.salter@kcl.ac.uk C. Waldby Sociology and Social Policy, R.C. Mills A26, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia e-mail: catherine.waldby@sydney.edu.au...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 313–327.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Melinda Cooper Medical accidents have become an unexpected source of political friction in reform-era China, leading in certain, well-publicized cases to mass riots and violent attacks against hospital staff. This article situates the problem of the medical accident alongside the wider...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 341–357.
Published: 01 September 2011
... question this article addresses is how far China's strategy on patenting will enable it to achieve its ambition of challenging the global hegemony of the United States in the field of biomedical innovation to achieve competitive advantage. It begins by examining the politics that underpin the globalized...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 47–64.
Published: 01 November 2014
... nuclear power Antonio Gramsci Marxism ideology political economy The radiation leak suffered by Japan on 11 March 2011 will have long-term repercussions, both domestically and globally. A number of governments—most prominently the Federal Republic of Germany—were quick to announce reviews of their...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2015) 9 (3): 275–293.
Published: 01 June 2015
... capability, the infrastructure is missing in India. It would be valuable to get that to a level where they are competitive at what we do here.” Some respondents (29 percent) found that Indian institutions of higher education and research institutions were either political or bureaucratic. They viewed...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 175–193.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Mathieu Quet; Marianne Noel Science and technology studies (STS) is now a mature field in many countries, and it is important to understand its historical and political roots in a wide variety of national contexts. The present contribution to such a vast project links a number of South Korean...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 91–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Joshua Barker © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017 How do new infrastructures for the movement of goods, people, and ideas get built, and how do they change? How do infrastructures function as instruments for new modes of political power and control? Can social actors mobilize...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 449–453.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Yuuki Tomozawa Stolz Robert , Bad Water: Nature, Pollution, and Politics in Japan, 1870–1950 Durham, NC: Duke University Press , 2014 . 288 pp . $89.95 hardcover, $24.95 paperback . © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017 Robert Stolz's Bad Water: Nature, Pollution, and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 345–347.
Published: 01 September 2018
... Prevention, Law, and the Politics of Pleasure ] Chungli, Taiwan : National Central University , 2014 . 256 pp. Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2018 These two books belong to a series published by the Center for the Study of Sexualities at National Central University, Taiwan...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 135–159.
Published: 01 June 2017
... October 2012, which I attended: “Tibetan medicine has played a very important role in terms of soft power to reach out to the world and promote the Tibetan cause.” For the first time in exile, then, Tibetan medical knowledge became directly politicized. Of course, as I have argued above, it was political...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 585–599.
Published: 01 December 2010
... and technological problems. Recent research focussed upon the politics of such issues is used to clarify a critical epistemological role for non-expert community stakeholders building upon an earlier analysis of this case study. This public input can help resolve issues that escape traditional...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 619–622.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Anders Blok Watanabe Hiroyuki , Japan's Whaling: The Politics of Culture in Historical Perspective. Translated by Hugh Clarke from the Japanese Original, Hogei mondai no rekishi shakaigaku 捕鯨問題の歴史社会学: 近現代日本におけるクジラと人間, Tokyo, Tōshindō, 2006 Melbourne : Trans Pacific Press , 2009 . 222 pp...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 385–388.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Maiko Watanabe Tachi Kaoru ed., [ Techno/Bio Politics: Contemporary Science, Medicine and Technology ] Tokyo : Sakuhinsha , 2008 . 294 pp. ¥2,625. 30 11 2008 30 11 2008 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2009 2009 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 505–511.
Published: 01 September 2013
... issue). Geoffrey Samuel notes this already in his excellent introduction to this special issue of EASTS , which comprehensively outlines the recent string of publications on this medical tradition, in addition to embedding the contributions in this special issue within the social, political, economic...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 February 2014) 9 (2): 213–216.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Jia-Chen Fu Lee Seung-Joon , Gourmets in the Land of Famine: The Culture and Politics of Rice in Modern Canton Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2011 . 320 pp . $55 . © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2015 In April 1936, the final section of the Canton-Hankow railway...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 95–99.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Anto Mohsin Amir Sulfikar The Technological State in Indonesia: The Co-constitution of High Technology and Authoritarian Politics New York : Routledge , 2012 . 208 pp . $145 . © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2015 Sulfikar Amir's recent book, The Technological State in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 377–399.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Yu-Ling Huang Like many developing countries in the 1950s and 1960s, Taiwan experienced a social process of constructing and controlling population that relied on demography and fertility studies as essential governing tools. This article investigates population politics and biopolitical knowledge...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 469–474.
Published: 01 December 2016
... focusing on Asian population politics and science, these articles have uncovered a fresh domain in which Asia has reshaped the post-World War II world. As the editors Aya Homei and Yu-Ling Huang point out in their introduction to this special issue, Asia was a key terrain in the Cold War battle between...