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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 355–378.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Izumi Nakayama This article examines Mishima Michiyoshi 三島通良 (1866–1925) and his school hygiene 学校衛生 research in relation to the significance of posture to physical and political modernity in Meiji Japan. Investigating Mishima's nationwide survey of primary-school children's health and physical...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 5–26.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Shin Dongwon Modernity in relation to medicine and the body is central to discussions on modernity in Korea. I have chosen to write this paper I have already penned several writings that are related to the topic: modern hygiene, cleanliness, medical service, and medicine. First topic is about the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 475–504.
Published: 01 December 2009
...), a scholar of public health who had graduated from the medical school of Japan's Imperial University, attacked the translation of “hygiene” as weisheng by the Japanese scholars in his work Weisheng xue yu weisheng xingzheng (The Study and Administration of Hygiene): The Japanese people have...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 519–540.
Published: 01 December 2017
... contrast, menstruation became a subject of education, moving out of the private sphere of women and into the public sphere as an ordinary topic in schools and daily conversation. Increasingly, young girls anticipated its arrival and experienced it as a hygiene issue, as the issue of sexuality was hidden...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 39–55.
Published: 01 March 2019
... of these powerful centers was Kyoto Prefectural Medical School, the oldest modern medical school in Japan’s former capital. 8 At the department of hygiene and microbiology, led by Professor Tsuneoka Ryozo (1879–1944), young doctoral students such as Shida Kakujirō, Matsumura Tsutomu, Takahashi...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 167–181.
Published: 01 December 2007
... soldiers died from the disease—a toll that was almost 30 times greater than the number dying in combat. After the occupation, the Japanese government established the Medical School of the Government General of Formosa (総督府医学校) in 1897 and this became the base for research on the diseases of the island...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 183–203.
Published: 01 December 2007
... observatories, temporal observatories in the outer territories, and other meteorological stations in East Asia Medical historians and medical sociologists argue that under Goto's initiative, so-called “hygienic modernity” 8 of Taiwan was introduced. Actually, by his initiative, several expeditions were...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 9–16.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., whose teaching is now established in medical schools and whose journals are essentially medical journals. In the English world, the history of medicine and other medical humanities disciplines are increasingly in a strong relationship with the training of doctors and the communication with patients and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 445–467.
Published: 01 December 2016
... three districts in Nanto partly as a follow-up to the roundworm prevention project conducted by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) from 1971 to 1974. 20 The actual campaign was deployed in a local health center, which belonged to the Bureau of Hygiene of the prefectural or city...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 347–354.
Published: 01 September 2012
... physical environment in order for the body to develop properly. Nakayama's article shows how standardization and nationalization of the body proceeded through the interconnected networks of technologies and discourses: the institution of compulsory education, policies regarding public and school hygiene...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 253–255.
Published: 01 June 2014
... infectious diseases, illnesses that occurred with high frequency in Taiwan, and all others. He also described medical facilities constructed by the Japanese colonial regime, medical schools and research institutes, the administration of official policies on hygiene and epidemic prevention, pharmaceutical...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 487–490.
Published: 01 August 2014
... to whet the Taiwanese appetite (chapter 8). Throughout the 1950s, Liangshiju 糧食局 (Taiwan's Food Agency) worked hard to procure grain from Taiwanese farms, ensuring that the domestic food supply was adequate (chapter 13). Rural modernization included improvements to individual hygiene, household...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 371–373.
Published: 01 April 2014
... to climate, environment, and hygiene. Chapter 3 shows how Manson connected what was known about the filarial parasite and elephantiasis to the cases he was seeing of malaria. He applied the methods of comparative pathology and the concepts of perfect adaption and the harmony of nature, proposing the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 207–209.
Published: 01 June 2016
...-governmental Conference of Far-Eastern countries on Rural Hygiene held in Bandung in the Dutch East Indies, accelerated this process. Two essays explore the many different connections between politics and medicine. Rachel Leow examines the political activity of physicians in Southeast Asia, focusing on...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 433–435.
Published: 01 September 2011
... , 2006 . 254 pp. RMB ¥ 29.00. 26 10 2010 26 10 2010 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2011 Thanks to three scholarly developments—the emergence of France's Annales School of historiography in the 1930s, the rise of the sociology of medicine in the 1940s, the appearance of the anthropology of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 325–327.
Published: 01 September 2016
... practice. They also actively absorbed anatomical knowledge into acupuncture, relocating the points in relation to the structure of nerves, muscles, and blood vessels, which became the norm in Traditional Chinese Medicine acupuncture schools in mainland China. Other books in the flourishing field of history...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 141–160.
Published: 01 June 2016
... psychoanalytic therapy received sporadic comments, in which the etiology, symptoms, and methods of treating neurasthenia were explained ( Coriat 1915 ). While stressing the connection between masturbation, spermatorrhea, and neurasthenia, promoters of bodybuilding followed a variety of “hygienic” measures common...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 47–71.
Published: 01 March 2008
... medical school to educate practitioners in clinical medicine. Takagi's contributions to improving public health in colonial Taiwan won him the nickname “Governor of Hygiene” (Eisei Sôtoku; Iijima 2005 ). Takagi's work was not unique in the Japanese colonies; similar processes appeared in Korea and later...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 17–37.
Published: 01 March 2019
... clinical thermometry in a chapter titled “Hygiene and Health Management during School-Life,” where he instructed teachers to take the temperature of students who were “flushed or ill,” and he concluded that “every school should be provided with a clinical thermometer” ( Warner 1889: 230 ). The second...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 469–475.
Published: 01 December 2017
... professionals was the internship requirement. At the National Taiwan University hospital, for instance, this became a sudden line of differentiation between graduates of colonial medical schools, who were not required to undergo internship or residency to practice medicine, and those trained in the new US...