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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
... of the national goal of power and wealth. The police would directly prevent public defecation, the Board of Sanitation would establish public toilets, and school education and the press would lead the enlightenment of the public regarding hygiene. Nor did the modern epidemic prevention system...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 475–504.
Published: 01 December 2009
... ( Zhu 1933 : 31). Therefore, Republican China initially adopted both the ideology and institutions associated with hygiene from Japan. Twenty years later, though, Chen Fangzhi 陳方之 (1884–1969), a scholar of public health who had graduated from the medical school of Japan's Imperial University, attacked...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2019) 13 (3): 367–389.
Published: 01 September 2019
... and contraception in modern China, but that had important implications for later trends. Despite claims that discussion of sexuality was suppressed in the PRC and an early ban on certain publications related to sexual hygiene, a considerable amount of literature on sex and birth control was published...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 519–540.
Published: 01 December 2017
... relating to physiology and hygiene were previously scattered across subjects like common sense, nature, and civil and moral teachings. In practice, health education was covered unevenly in junior high schools ( Yu 2004 ). 8 Similarly, menstruation education was a boundary subject caught between several...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 39–55.
Published: 01 March 2019
... and Technology, Taiwan 2019 The priority of pathogens—and not the patient or their symptoms—was the crucial point in Mary Mallon’s case. Subclinical carriers represented the gap and the connection between hygiene and bacteriology. A person who did not experience or exhibit clinical symptoms of a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 167–181.
Published: 01 December 2007
... 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 ( Morishita 1976 , Chapter 1). Japanese doctors started...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 183–203.
Published: 01 December 2007
... scientific approaches as long-term weather prediction would be the only suitable countermeasures to avoid famine. 8 For the concept of “hygienic modernity,” see Rogaski ( 2004 ). We should note that Rekishigaku Genkyu ( Journal of Historical Studies ) featured a special issue to examine the conception...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 9–16.
Published: 01 March 2019
... 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 their families. An academic...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 445–467.
Published: 01 December 2016
...) 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 authority. The Bureau of Hygiene made arrangements for the collection of stool samples while the family planning worker and public health nurse...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 347–354.
Published: 01 September 2012
... education, policies regarding public and school hygiene, the increasing professionalization and specialization of medical experts, and the statistical understandings and problematization of the national health all contributed to the conviction that Japanese children's posture was being damaged by Japan's...
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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
... 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 cleanliness, agricultural...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 371–373.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Xiaoping Fang After gaining considerable clinical experience in China and publishing pioneering work in filarial and malaria studies, Manson served as medical adviser to the Colonial Office, established the London School of Tropical Medicine, and edited Tropical Diseases . Inserted into the key...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 207–209.
Published: 01 June 2016
... 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 Malaysia. Leow notes that Western medicine has...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 433–435.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Yanhong Li Y. Li Academy of Military Transportation, Tianjin, 300161, P.R. China e-mail: jjxylyh@yahoo.com.cn 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...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 325–327.
Published: 01 September 2016
... categories/terms in 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...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 141–160.
Published: 01 June 2016
... followed a variety of “hygienic” measures common to contemporary medical culture ( Chao-Jen 1942 ; Chu-Kuang 1943 ). The above-mentioned technologies of self testify not only to the pervasiveness of neurasthenia in Republican Chinese society but also to the diversity of available information and their...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 47–71.
Published: 01 March 2008
... school provides only curriculum for Western internal medicine and surgery...Thus we hope our government would establish the Daehan medical school that would include Oriental medicine and Western medicine...” 24 Obviously, Japanese modern medicine, a latecomer compared with American medicine and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 17–37.
Published: 01 March 2019
... contemporary manuals for school health recommended clinical thermometers to be used at schools. For example, Francis Warner’s The Study of Children and Their School Training described clinical thermometry in a chapter titled “Hygiene and Health Management during School-Life,” where he instructed teachers to...