1-20 of 166 Search Results for

science-related controversy

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 331–352.
Published: 01 September 2017
... on scientific matters interacts with political controversy over science-related risks. In Korea, where media organizations tend to be associated with particular political ideologies, the media emphasized the uncertainty of scientific accounts in the BSE case and reinforced the politicization of...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 521–540.
Published: 01 December 2010
... useable knowledge in science and technology controversies. Underlying the boundary work and production of ‘useable knowledge’ is a story of community inclusion and exclusion. Researchers employed by the research institute contracted to determine the exposure of residents to dioxins in a local community...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 243–259.
Published: 01 June 2013
... analyze how the controversy between science and culture has been overcome during these twelve years. What kinds of criteria have been newly employed to justify brain death and promotion of donation? It is now impossible to ignore new kinds of biopolitics if one wants to understand how the human condition...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 11–26.
Published: 01 March 2011
... sociologists of scientific knowledge. Here I highlight four subsequent developments in philosophy that constructively engage this new work in science studies: (1) a resurrection of interest in causality, (2) work on theoretical models and their relations to model laboratory systems, (3) finer-grained accounts...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2017) 11 (3): 305–329.
Published: 01 September 2017
... reviewed and analyzed descriptions of science-related public communication in the successive Japanese white papers on science and technology (S&T) from 1958 to 2015 with quantitative-qualitative hybrid approaches. Traditional enlightenment activities have always been given higher priority, even after...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2010) 4 (4): 503–519.
Published: 01 December 2010
... “Citizen Science” was an important milestone in our understanding of “science and society” relations, which focused attention on the needs and concerns of citizens and looked to a new form of science “enacted by citizens themselves” ( Irwin 1995 : ix). In this paper, I consider the other side of the...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2018) 12 (2): 185–196.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Zhengfeng Li; Xiao Lu Abstract This article examines the historical development of the study of science, technology, and society (STS) in China in relation to the features of contemporary Chinese society and the influence of Marxism tradition, the opening up of China, the system reform, and the...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 125–143.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Margaret Sleeboom-Faulkner The role of the state in genomic innovation in relation to global life science competition is central to understanding the moral economy of bioethics. This article asks how in China the adoption of research regulation is balanced with global competition in genomics. I...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 73–91.
Published: 01 March 2016
... controversy is diffuse and widely distributed. The sharp contrast in these two regimes is shown to be deeply related to the different types of understanding enhancement. In conclusion, this article suggests that the discussion on enhancement is a probe for the larger system of values, which inevitably forces...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 73–90.
Published: 01 March 2009
... public's knowledgeability is reduced to contextless scientific literacy and attitudes toward science. In contrast to that, interpretative and critical anthropological and social researches adopt a “relational construction” model which uses qualitative methods to examine those “not accessible to large...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 173–188.
Published: 01 June 2011
... al. 2005 ). To understand how these demands were accommodated, it is important to recognize the uniquely Filipino mix of science, religion, and familial relations that characterized the study. That convents were involved in this type of research activity, particularly given its more intrusive...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 453–464.
Published: 01 November 2012
... the assemblage approach may enrich the scholarly repertoire of theory and encourage more studies that address the intricate relations among science, politics, culture, and policies. 30 6 2011 25 7 2011 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2012 2012 actor network theory...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 7–29.
Published: 01 March 2010
... as one of the four pillars of investment (the others being electronics, information and petrochemical industries). Within the “economic pillar” of biotechnology, human health-related life sciences were earmarked, and the drive was to focus on and capture the international healthcare niche ( Heng 2008...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 303–326.
Published: 01 September 2008
... sciences, technologies, and medicines. Much of this work centered on the development of reproductive sciences and technologies per se, usually focusing on one technology to better grasp its specificities in relation to gender politics. This strand included works on reproductive science, endocrinology, and...
Journal Article
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...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 185–204.
Published: 01 June 2013
... way of science and comparison, in transnational spaces. I take this situation as (potentially) involving what anthropologist Annelise Riles (2001) , in a kindred domain, calls a collapse of analytical distance—related to practices frequently employed, by actors and analysts alike, in putting Japanese...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 77–99.
Published: 01 March 2019
... bioethical model for OT from BDD. The examination of the two mumyo themes here comprises three arguments: on ontology; on symbolic exchange and thy death; and on Japaneseness. First, the question of ontology in relation to the development of science and technologies had been addressed in postwar sci-fi...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 195–208.
Published: 01 June 2014
... deeply related to the various social contexts, and so powerful was the combination that many South Koreans came to approve of nuclear armament. The story of Benjamin Whiso Lee, a classic example of the relationship between science and nationalism, reveals far more. 09 4 2012 19 7 2013...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2015) 9 (3): 233–252.
Published: 01 June 2015
... mobilized, and how they are inscribed in the symbolic framing of the Korean public. There is very little room for Korean actors to evaluate science and the related knowledge system beyond that of being a means for wealth and power ( Thompson 2010 ; L. Kim 2008 ), reflecting both medieval and modern Korean...
Journal Article
East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 557–578.
Published: 01 December 2013
... and relational actors in the labor process. Labor, then, can be seen as a creative relationship between humans and nonhumans situated in particular times and places. 21 1 2012 12 9 2012 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2013 plant-human relations labor situated science...