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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 15–18.
Published: 01 December 2007
... perspectives in this important field, and we hope this special issue opens up more room for further intellectual adventure. For the past few years, public participation in science and technology has been a highlight of East Asian STS conferences or workshops, held in Taipei, Seoul, Tokyo, Kobe or Shenyang...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 99–110.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Brian Wynne In this paper, I attempt to explain how existing work in the science and technology studies (STS) sub-field of public engagement with, or participation in, public issues involving science and technology, has performed a serious category mistake in allowing itself to be called `public...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Kristian H. Nielsen; Gert Balling; Tom Hope; Masaki Nakamura Science cafés were originally conceived as an informal, dialogue-based venue for public participation in science. The first science cafés took place in the United Kingdom and France in 1997–98. Two formats—one featuring a single speaker...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 585–599.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Stephen Anthony Healy This paper uses the experience of local community involvement in the disposal of the world's largest stockpile of toxic hexachlorobenzene waste, at Botany in Sydney, to refine insights regarding strategies for facilitating public participation in such challenging scientific...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 229–252.
Published: 01 June 2014
... 9 2012 26 12 2013 © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2014 US beef BSE candlelight protest collaborative expertise indeterminacy of participation mad cow disease multitentacled participation networked public One day in early June of 2008, after eating dinner...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 19–51.
Published: 01 December 2007
... were criticised by the WZB coordinator: One cannot present one's position in public as scientifically substantiated and then cast fundamental doubt on science as neutral... Participation in the procedure implies the readiness to submit oneself on the empirical issues to the judgement of science ( van...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 7–29.
Published: 01 March 2010
... © National Science Council, Taiwan 2010 2010 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Public Participation Embryo Stem cell Egg Singapore In 1988, the Economic Development Board was charged with the development of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 285–292.
Published: 01 June 2017
... methodological approaches and research questions. It shows a more nuanced understanding of China's scientific and technological achievements in the premodern era. It also finds that Chinese scientists have been active participants in global science since the nineteenth century, and that science has been a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 315–342.
Published: 01 September 2009
... refused, just as development actors strain to keep projects on track. With input from science and technology studies, this article explores the participatory, authoritative, and distributive dimensions to agricultural development in East Timor. Across four cases studies—a dairy, a greenhouse, a seed...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 195–213.
Published: 01 June 2019
... discrediting folk knowledge about the weather that was autonomous from the authorized scientific community. The author argues for greater attention to the historical emergence of crucial hierarchical, structured aspects of lay participation in science, inflected by the Chinese concept of shi , in contrast to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 257–277.
Published: 01 June 2019
... contributory expertise and usually do not take part in the technical decision-making process of knowledge production. There are nevertheless other kinds of citizen science, in which participation of nonexperts, though not consistent with the limits imposed by the normative prong of the Third-Wave thesis...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 521–540.
Published: 01 December 2010
... producing robust, valid and useable knowledge that traverses the boundaries between government, science and community. Concerns over exposure to dioxins had attracted increasing media exposure and public disquiet, accentuating the unpredictability and volatility of exacerbating the situation in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 511–518.
Published: 01 December 2009
... deficit model to lay expertise model or to the public participation model in science communication. Third, I will mention science communication funding provided by the Japanese government and analyze the gaps between government-driven public participation programs and grassroots public participation, and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 503–519.
Published: 01 December 2010
... governance of science, exposing underlying tensions in modern representative democracies and in practices for public participation. Much of the research agenda in Science, Technology and Society studies has been dedicated to enhancing “science and society” engagement. There is now wide recognition of the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 359–374.
Published: 01 September 2011
... behavioral science; a survey of researchers is essential. Though the field is large and varied ( Schaffner 2006a , 2006b ), few have participated in discussions aimed specifically at eliciting ethical and social concerns ( Adams 2004 ). The situation is especially dire in Japan, one of the leaders in the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 305–329.
Published: 01 September 2017
... science communication from the preface of the 2011 white paper: “At present, we are seeking sincere efforts of the relevant parties in S&T toward S&T communication activities with the public so that it will lead to ‘mutual understanding’ based on ‘dialogs,’ further ‘participation,’ and the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 77–97.
Published: 01 December 2007
...後續研究努力 Consensus conference Public understanding of science Public participation Taiwan Modern societies have long been criticized for a wide gap between the rapid growth of science and technology and a shortage of public participation in related policies ( Laird 1993 ; Hennen 1999...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 541–561.
Published: 01 December 2017
... 04 4 2017 © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017 Vietnam War Korea venereal diseases military medicine subimperialism Cold War I got a hint when reading about Japanese soldiers' rape of women in the southern front line in Southeast Asia. Japanese soldiers...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 11–26.
Published: 01 March 2011
... disciplines convene to reassess the state of their field and its future direction when they are no longer confident they know where they are going. In recent years, multiple conferences have been called to consider where science studies are and should be going. 1 The embarrassing public controversies of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 215–234.
Published: 01 June 2019
... new research materials, or gain access to existing datasets. The project’s reputation and the network of lay participants also attract more individuals to help GZ scientists. GZ has been extremely productive in terms of publications (fifty-three papers between 2008 and 2016). As academic science has...