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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 135–172.
Published: 01 June 2011
... 13 07 2010 08 02 2011 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2011 organic agriculture rice cultivar farmers' cooperative agrobureaucracy Rice is at the center of a worldwide controversy. When the World Trade Organization (WTO) met in Hong Kong in December 2005, the avenues...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 189–215.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Christopher Shepherd; Andrew McWilliam Rice in contemporary East Timor is multivalent, with a rich historical legacy. In the current postcolonial context, rice agriculture and the value of rice as both a consumption good and a development objective remain a priority. Government-sponsored rice...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 173–188.
Published: 01 June 2011
... ). The result of a cross between rice cultivars IR72 and Zawa Bonday, these materials were selected for their agronomic suitability for “cold elevated areas” and aromatic quality. Senadhira became aware of Bouis's micronutrients project, which had by then been allocated a modest five-year budget (1994–99...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 441–459.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Hart N. Feuer This essay explores the ways in which the materiality of rice is encountered by agents along the production-consumption chain, from farmers to processors to urban consumers. Each agent, whether it is a farmer, miller, trader, consumer, or agronomic research agency, defines what is...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 February 2015) 9 (2): 127–149.
Published: 01 February 2015
... inputs and selected, high-yielding crop cultivars, and socially oriented practices that utilized grassroots methods of knowledge collection and dissemination. The Taiwanese emphasized their successes in both high technology and social reformist approaches when implementing development in the Global South...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 315–342.
Published: 01 September 2009
... granted lands and resources, and although the Balinese were preferred to the Javanese, locals found themselves displaced. It was also held that Balinese rice farming methods and technologies were superior, and so agricultural extension also privileged immigrant farmers ( Aditjondro 1994 ) and rice...