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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2013) 7 (2): 329-333.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Hua-Mei Chiu Jyh-Cherng Shieh 謝志誠 and Ming-sho Ho 何明修, Ba jing you Taiwan: Guoguang shihua de gushi 八輕遊台灣:國光石化的故事 [ The Naphtha Cracker That Travels around Taiwan: The Story of Koukuang Petrochemical Project ] Taipei : River Gauche , 2011 . 358 pp. NT $320 . 01 6...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2010) 4 (1): 77-97.
Published: 01 March 2010
... international consortium—the Human Genome Organization—collaborated on a vast enterprise—the Human Genome Project—to determine the primary structure of the nuclear DNA shared by all human beings. This was the first international organization created to investigate a single area of biological research. It was...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2014) 8 (3): 297-322.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Aaron Stephen Moore Through investigating the construction of Japan's first wartime reparations project—the Balu Chaung Hydropower Station Number Two in Burma—this article traces the formation of postcolonial power relationships within Japan's postwar technical aid system in Southeast Asia. Kubota...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2011) 5 (3): 417-422.
Published: 01 September 2011
... multilingual educational project Teach 3.11 ( teach311.wordpress.com ), conceived little over a week after the earthquake struck at 2:46 p.m. on that ill-fated day, serves, at very least, to help make it easier for people to learn about the history of science and technology related to the three disasters...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2012) 6 (3): 335-345.
Published: 01 September 2012
... societal considerations into interactions with these technologies. We implemented a research ethics consultation during the R&D phase of Japan's national project for brain-machine interfaces; our goal was to capture the ethical and social concerns of researchers in the early stages of R&D...
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Published: 01 September 2012
Fig. 2   Composition of a brain-machine interface project. The broken arrow represents the classical explanation of the developmental stage of brain-machine interface Fig. 2 . Composition of a brain-machine interface project. The broken arrow represents the classical explanation of the More
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Published: 01 September 2012
Fig. 3   Segmented structure of the project Fig. 3 . Segmented structure of the project More
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Published: 01 April 2014
Fig. 1   Map of the Balu Chaung hydropower project and surrounding areas (map by Chris Miller) Fig. 1 . Map of the Balu Chaung hydropower project and surrounding areas (map by Chris Miller) More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2019) 13 (2): 215-234.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Shun-Ling Chen Abstract Web-based crowdsourced citizen science is an efficient method for scientists to collect and process data. Although lay persons obtain the opportunities to participate in research and engage with scientists, these crowdsourced projects generally maintain the traditional...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2012) 6 (2): 267-274.
Published: 01 June 2012
... historians of technology and science working on Asia, I tried to situate the question within contemporary South Asian realities. In the broadest terms, I lay out the widespread conflicts and displacements that had been engendered by the megatech projects undertaken in the name of development and mobilized...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2015) 9 (1): 23-45.
Published: 01 November 2014
... design, which was deemed suitable for Chinese infertile women. By tracing the project director Zhang Lizhu's professional, social, and technological experiences as the IVF project proceeded at the Third Hospital, I examine the sociopolitical justifications of the project and the technological strategies...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2010) 4 (3): 433-455.
Published: 01 September 2010
..., Mainlanders, and aboriginal peoples—exist only as a social construction that arose in the 1990s in a specific political–cultural context. In 2005, a major government-sponsored research project, the Taiwan Biological Sample Bank—or Taiwan Bio-Bank (TBB)—was organized by a group of scientists and physicians...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2009) 3 (2-3): 315-342.
Published: 01 September 2009
... social to reach “impoverished” others, local groups reach out to development actors to evaluate and appropriate their resources and accept or redirect those efforts. In a political interplay of disciplinary measures and localizing translations, development projects are re-invented, or aspects thereof...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2013) 7 (2): 221-241.
Published: 01 June 2013
... comparisons found in engineering practices in two significantly different contexts in Thailand: in a technology-transfer project sponsored by the Japanese government and in small factories in the informal sector, which is the supposed target of the project. In both contexts, comparisons between engineering...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2010) 4 (1): 137-144.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Osamu Sakura; Nozomi Mizushima Neuroscience in Japan has been rapidly growing during this decade. Interdisciplinarity and application oriented approach are two major tendencies of that. These are clearly observed in the recent launched big projects of neuroscience organized by departments and/or...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2018) 12 (4): 393-415.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). These strategies foreground specific personalities in an instrumentalization of experience, expert knowledges, and identity in a delicate balance between projecting strength and indicating urgent need. These strategies are played out in the realm of social media...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2018) 12 (4): 377-392.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Itty Abraham Abstract This article seeks to go beyond the binary of elite concerns over privacy versus subaltern desires for recognition to understand the huge Indian biometric project, Aadhaar. It offers a prehistory of Aadhaar, framed not in terms of rights and wrongs, important as they are, but...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2014) 8 (4): 461-478.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Zhen Yan; Hu Yingchong National and local projects to systematize ethnic or “nationality” medical systems are well underway in many parts of China. With colleagues in the China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, and in collaboration with scholars associated with various nationalities, we have...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2012) 6 (1): 101-125.
Published: 01 March 2012
... project was a metaphor for the technocratic and utopian promise of Japan's colonial empire. By tracing the project from its earliest beginnings to its postcolonial afterlife, I examine the complex connections between science, capitalism, and nationalism, situating colonial concerns in a web of global...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2012) 6 (3): 297-301.
Published: 01 September 2012
... foreign languages. Meanwhile, Japanese engineers and medical doctors involved in interdisciplinary research projects have run into trouble in the course of framing ethical guidelines for the treatment of human subjects. Every nation in East Asia has begun developing neuroethics projects, and the...