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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 319–323.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Yawen Cheng; Yu-Hwei Tseng Yen-Chiou Fan 范燕秋, ed., Duoyuan xiangqian yu chuangzao zhuanhua: Taiwan gonggong weisheng bai nian shi 多元鑲嵌與創造轉化:台灣公共衛生百年史 [ Diverse Embeddedness and Creative Transformation: A Century of Public Health in Taiwan ] Taipei : Yuan-Liou , 2012 . 480 pp. NT...
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Published: 01 September 2008
Fig. 2 The Sundong-gu public health center, created in 1964 to address the problems of living conditions in urban Seoul ( Seoul through Pictures 4: Seoul, To Rise Again ( 1961 – 1979 ) Fig. 2. The Sundong-gu public health center, created in 1964 to address the problems of living conditions in More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 363–365.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Mark Harrison Bu Liping Stapleton Darwin H. Yip Ka-che , eds., Science, Public Health and the State in Modern Asia London : Routledge , 2012 . xvi +208 pp . £90.00 . 21 3 2013 21 3 2013 © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2014 This volume is...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 453–455.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Wenmay Rei Chiou Wen-Tsong ed., Legal Construction of Public Health Risks Institutum Iurisprudentiae (Preparatory Office) , Taipei , 2007 , 251 pp 4 8 2008 4 8 2008 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2009 2009 This content is made freely available by the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 253–255.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Hsiu Jane Chen 陳秀真 Chang 張秀蓉 Hsiu-Jung , ed., Rizhi Taiwan yiliao gongwei wushi nian 日治臺灣醫療公衛五十年 [ Fifty Years of Advancement: A Collection of Taiwan's Medical and Public Health Records under Japanese Colonial Rule ] Taipei : Guoli Taiwan daxue chuban zhongxin , 2012 . 598 pp . NT...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 39–55.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Akihito Suzuki Abstract From the 1920s and 1930s, discussion of asymptomatic carriers started to appear in Japan and quickly became well established. Two important frameworks here were public health and laboratory experiment. Japanese public health policies existed in theory, isolating asymptomatic...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 527–530.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Aya Homei Aldous Christopher and Suzuki Akihito , Reforming Public Health in Occupied Japan, 1945–52: Alien Prescriptions? London and New York : Routledge , 2012 . 234 pp . £85.00 . 18 7 2013 18 7 2013 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2013 Reforming...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 209–229.
Published: 01 September 2009
... position of English language newspapers in colonial Malaya in identifying and disseminating epidemiological data as well as commentaries on public health issues and policies. These discussions provided a crucial platform in linking public health discourses to a more literate and influential lay public and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 475–504.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Sean Hsiang-lin Lei; 雷祥麟 Weisheng , literally “guarding life,” serves as the Chinese translation for the English term “hygiene.” Nevertheless, the respected author of a Chinese textbook on public health from 1934 stated in his preface: “ Weisheng is about ‘maintaining health’ and not at all about...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 403–407.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Chang-Chuan Chan; Ya-mei Chen C.-C. Chan Institute of Occupational Medicine and Industrial Hygiene, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan e-mail: ccchan@ntu.edu.tw Y. Chen Institute of Occupational Medicine and Industrial Hygiene, College of Public Health...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 525–543.
Published: 01 December 2008
... complexities. In Britain (as in China), at the start of the twenty-first century, taijiquan is mostlypracticed with therapeutic and meditative aims, and its naturalistic perspective on human well-being and ageing resonates with current debates in preventative medicine and public health. As a ‘traditional...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 555–565.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., public-health professionals, and many student volunteers have mobilized to undertake the massive support work necessary for this historic litigation. Such social engagement brought about some fresh vigor into the academic community. 17 8 2011 17 8 2011 © National Science Council, Taiwan...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 261–281.
Published: 01 June 2013
... consequences of such clashing concerns in Japan by drawing on current ideas of postplurality within STS and anthropology. How does the body of the diabetic patient—from (thrifty) genes to fat bellies—become an experimental site of biotechnological and public health innovations in contemporary Japan? What is at...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 77–97.
Published: 01 December 2007
... health officials and representatives of leading health groups. The formal sessions were open to the public, covered by the media and the internet, and videotaped by Taiwan's public television station. A steering committee supervised the conducting of the consensus conference to ensure its administrative...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 317–318.
Published: 01 June 2013
... borders, but all efforts at disease control take place within a political context. Mariola Espinosa, a history professor at Yale, studies the role of disease and public health in the history of Latin America and the Caribbean. In this very readable book, Espinosa demonstrates how trade, epidemics, and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 521–540.
Published: 01 December 2010
...’. The most immediate and perhaps most significant peer review mechanism was the Organochlorines Technical Advisory Group (OTAG). This group included scientists, public health medicine specialists, epidemiologists, and international experts in dioxin exposure and was convened by the Ministry of Health to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 329–339.
Published: 01 September 2011
... address the desires of only a small, privileged part of the population” ( 2009: 207 ). Cord-blood banking in China is a case in point. As I mentioned earlier, public cord-blood banks are meant to improve the health of the collective, while private cord-blood banks aim to improve the health and quality of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 489–492.
Published: 01 December 2016
... empire's “diseased city” into a hygienic capital. As with material assimilation, no party made an objection to hygienic modernity itself. Rather, Korean elites who had long considered public health an important area for reform pushed the colonial government to take serious measures in this neglected area...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 15–18.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Health in Taiwan to work on the National Health Insurance (NHI) reform. One of the crucial issues in the reform project was to expand both the scale and the scope of public participation in NHI decision-making, especially regarding the quality of health services and payment structures. Prof. Dung-sheng...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 257–277.
Published: 01 June 2019
... question should be properly settled through ideal deliberation under conditions of mutual engagement involving all parties of public life. 10 11 2017 29 12 2018 Copyright © 2019 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2019 citizen science Third Wave expertise impairment and...