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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 331–352.
Published: 01 September 2017
... on scientific matters interacts with political controversy over science-related risks. In Korea, where media organizations tend to be associated with particular political ideologies, the media emphasized the uncertainty of scientific accounts in the BSE case and reinforced the politicization of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 313–327.
Published: 01 September 2011
... politicization of risk in postsocialist China, arguing that the single act of medical negligence must be understood as symptomatic of the general decline in health insurance coverage during the past three decades. The article considers two institutional responses to the problem of the medical accidents that have...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 175–193.
Published: 01 June 2014
... activist groups involved in a critical reflection upon science and technology in the 1970s and the 1980s to the academic developments of the STS field in the 1990s. A focus on the activist roots of South Korea's STS counterbalances more institutional and less politicized histories of the field; it also...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 591–595.
Published: 01 December 2011
... became unavoidable. Greenhalgh contemplates several questions drawn from this research. By investigating the scientization of politics and the politicization of science through the case study of the one-child policy, she shows how science not only can have severe social consequences and costs but...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2009
... attention to the development of a modern science and the importation of modern technology led to a rampant policy of ‘scientism’ or ‘technicism’, where science became cast as the politicized cure for all that ailed China. Science was the pivotal key to economic and technological development; it was the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 83–99.
Published: 01 March 2012
... America EuroMAB Latin America and the Caribbean CYTED (Ibero-American Programme for the Development  of Science and Technology) IberoMAB Interregional REDBIOS (East Atlantic Biosphere Reserve Network) Source: UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Programme ( http://www.unesco.org/new/en/natural...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 521–540.
Published: 01 December 2010
... ‘ politicization ’ or democratisation of science ( Hoppe 2005 : 201). He suggests an eight model typology of boundary arrangements (see Fig. 3 ), with two axes. The first axis depicts the ‘ primacy ’ or supremacy of either ‘science’ or ‘policy’. The second axis represents the extent to which the goals and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 153–165.
Published: 01 December 2007
... politicized, this natural disaster, blurring the dichotomy between the “natural” and the “human,” could not be immediately resolved, even by the power of science which represented the pinnacle of civilization. A scientific report on the earthquake submitted by Omori Fusakichi, a Japanese seismologist, started...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 147–152.
Published: 01 December 2007
...-science and medicine in the region, were therefore not fully contextualized with regard to Japanese colonialism. In the ensuing period of the Cold War, historical views on Japanese colonialism were ideologically distorted, and polarized in an over-politicized manner. There was a deep gap between the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 57–79.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2018 complementary and alternative medicine correlativity evidence-based medicine decentering STS Chinese medicine Central and Eastern Europe political economy What can Chinese Medicine (CM) offer science, technology, and society...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Europe to `nontraditional locations' such as Eastern Europe, China, and India. Within China, the post-socialist reform of health care, internal divisions of labour and the politicization of the healthcare system have all created the conditions under which contract clinical trial work is becoming an...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 505–528.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Douglas Ashwell The discovery of genetically modified (GM) food in New Zealand in 1998 prompted a highly politicized debate about GM or biotechnology. In response, the government established a Royal Commission on Genetic Modification in May 2000. The Royal Commission and public opposition to GM...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 173–188.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Sally Brooks This article draws on findings from a multi-sited study of international science policy processes in rice biofortification. It focuses on the ten-year period between the discovery of a “high-iron” elite line named IR68144-3B-2-2-3 and the publication, in 2005, of the findings of a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 117–122.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Hee-Je Bak Copyright © 2018 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2018 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. High-profile cases of scientific misconduct, such as the Hwang scandal in South Korea, the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 315–342.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Chris John Shepherd The anthropology of development seeks to understand the complex encounter between international and national development regimes and local patterns of livelihood and being. As science and development move objects, at once material and discursive, through the networks of the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 159–174.
Published: 01 June 2014
...-hak-ja-wa gwa-hak-eui jungchi-hwa 과학기사속의 과학자와 과학의 정치화: 2008 년 광우병 논쟁 사례 (Scientists in the Media and Politicization of Science: The Case of BSE Controversy in 2008) . Damron201 담론201 (Discourse 201 ) 14 , no. 2 : 27 – 51 . Bak Hee-Je ( in press ). The Utilitarian View of Science and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 335–348.
Published: 01 June 2010
... interdisciplinary communication and understanding between biotechnology scientists and those in humanities and social sciences, but was met with only limited success. Good governance of biotechnology requires scientists and other stakeholders to willingly comply with regulations and internalize certain norms. Based...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 377–399.
Published: 01 December 2016
... production in postwar Taiwan through synthesizing three bodies of literature that have just begun to comment on one another: histories of postwar population control, analyses of the technoscientific turn in Cold War history, and forensics into the production of social-scientific knowledge via science-study...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 135–159.
Published: 01 June 2017
... existing and real Tibetan cultural hegemony in exile. Thus, while common rhetoric assumes a triumph of modern science and a gradual loss of traditional knowledge, the case of Tibetan medicine shows that we need to take the latter seriously as an important apparatus of power even today. 10 8 2015...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 431–435.
Published: 01 September 2012
.... Given the intensely politicized nature of the “Hansen's disease problem” in Japan, this is a brave and pioneering work that compels us to reflect carefully about the knotty relationship between political and social activism and historical practice. While Hirokawa is always sensitive to the plight of...