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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2011) 5 (1): 117-121.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Yan-Chiou Wu Lee Jen-der (ed.), Xing bie shen ti yu yi liao [Gender, Body, and Medicine] . Taipei : Linking Books , 2008 . 448 pp. ISBN- 978-957-08-3324-9 . 30 10 2010 30 10 2010 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2011 2011 Gender, Body, and Medicine is a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2010) 4 (2): 255-273.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Ya Zuo This paper is designed to place technical knowledge within a context of less technical ideas. Shen Gua (1031–1095), a literatus and statesman who lived under the Northern Song (960–1127), possessed a strong interest in technical knowledge. In examining the category “Particular Skills” ( jiyi...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2008) 2 (3): 457-460.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Jen-shen Wu; Jun-yu Fang; Hsin-Yi Lin e-mail: grace1212@gmail.com e-mail: jyfang@seed.net.tw On Power Up Taiwan Sino Cultural Enterprise Ltd.Co. Taipei . ( February , 2005 ) 28 7 2008 28 7 2008 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2009 2009 This content is made...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2015) 9 (3): 323-326.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Sigrid Schmalzer Shen Grace Yen , Unearthing the Nation: Modern Geology and Nationalism in Republican China Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2014 . 307 pp . $45.00 . © Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2015 This is a subtle book. Its contribution lies almost...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2015) 9 (2): 127-149.
Published: 01 February 2015
... scientists that would direct development later. Shen Zonghan (沈宗瀚, Shen Tsung-han or T. H. Shen) studied agriculture in the United States, first at the University of Georgia and then for his doctoral studies at Cornell University. After obtaining his PhD, for which he studied wheat breeding, Shen decided to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2016) 10 (3): 315-319.
Published: 01 September 2016
... keyword from the third century onward. A second set of contributions focuses on how Chinese scholars observed, studied, and classified the natural world from the Song dynasty onward. Fu Daiwie, focusing on the great Brush Talks from the Dream Brook by the Song scholar Shen Gua (1031–1095), questions...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2012) 6 (4): 555-559.
Published: 01 November 2012
...] 1980 ; Porus [1977] 1981a , [1977] 1981b ; Kedrov [1980] 1984 ), and they were coupled with a good number of Chinese authors' book reviews of Kuhn's work ( Shen 1981 ; X. Li 1984 ; Yang 1984 ; G. Li 1984 ). The popularity of such studies culminated in a symposium on Kuhn's philosophy of science...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2014) 8 (1): 107-139.
Published: 01 March 2014
... journals. In Maoist and post-Maoist China, the guiding figures of medical integration were young physicians of Western medicine commandeered to study with renowned Chinese medical experts, often against their will, in the course of the 1950s and early 1960s. One of these young physicians was Shen Ziyin...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2010) 4 (3): 433-455.
Published: 01 September 2010
... See Shen et al. ( 2007 ). Also see the web page about The Preliminary Project of the Establishment of Taiwan Biological Sample Bank. Available at http://www.twbiobank.org.tw (retrieved April 23, 2010) Focusing on the TBB, I hope to analyze the relationship between the rise of biomedicine and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2013) 7 (2): 311-315.
Published: 01 June 2013
... theory made in the Qing was that of Ye Gui 葉桂 (1667–1746): “For women, the hepatic system is the root of the prenatal vitalities, which contrasts to men, for whom the renal system is the key to the prenatal vitalities ( nüzi yi gan wei xiantian, nanzi yi shen wei xiantian 女子以肝為先天,男子以腎為先天)” (Ye: 273...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2012) 6 (1): 1-8.
Published: 01 March 2012
... existing scholarship on science and nationalism. In the Osiris special issue, eight articles are on Europe and the United States, two are on India, one is on Indonesia, and one is on Republican China ( Shen 2009 ). This focus on the West (and its colonies) is not exclusive to Osiris . A survey of works...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2017) 11 (2): 285-292.
Published: 01 June 2017
... similarities between components of ancient Chinese mathematical practices, such as problems, algorithms, values, figures, and proofs, delving into their epistemological differences so as to reveal the “different culture” of ancient Chinese mathematics. Fu's analysis of Shen Gua's Notebooks of Dream Brooks...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2010) 4 (2): 327-333.
Published: 01 June 2010
... specialisation and technological transformation in Britain were at their most striking. 2 Ya Zuo spells out in rich detail an original interpretation of the relations between making and thinking, skills and inscription, artisans and literati, as expressed by the Song official and thinker Shen Gua in his...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2011) 5 (2): 239-265.
Published: 01 June 2011
... inscribed on earthenware or bones—was an important topic and field of interest. It was during this era that scholars such as Shen Gua 沈括 (1031–95) invented the discipline of Chinese “epigraphy” ( jinshi xue 金石學) ( Wang Guowei 1927 ). The Yuan period was, according to them, much less vibrant. In actual fact...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2018) 12 (3): 341-344.
Published: 01 September 2018
... (e.g., Viagra, penile implantation) were regarded as temporary and secondary means to deal with the problem. Patients view the difficulties they encounter as being twofold: the loss of “a fullness of jing (精, seminal essence), qi (气, vital energy), and shen (神, spirit)” (181); and “life’s...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2010) 4 (2): 207-228.
Published: 01 June 2010
... Tongdian 通典 (Comprehensive Cannon) of Du You 杜佑 (735–812) and the Mengxi bitan 夢溪筆談 (Brush Talks of Dream Brook) of Shen Gua 沈括 (1031–1095), which contained knowledge of a wide range of topics in various specialized subjects. Numerous later Confucian scholars studied and cited these treatises...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2012) 6 (4): 527-532.
Published: 01 November 2012
... was just a representation of “an especially interesting view of science” ( Shen 1981 ). But with the popularization of the Western philosophy of science on the mainland, the creativeness of Structure became known to more and more Chinese people. The retranslation of Structure in the twenty-first...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2010) 4 (2): 229-253.
Published: 01 June 2010
... hydrological management” in Jiangnan ( Shen Qi 1996 , 4:21a–b). As for Jin, Minister of Justice Bai Ang 白昂 (1434–1503) and Vice Minister of Justice Dai Shan 戴珊 (1437–1505) were both impressed by an essay he wrote in 1495 on Jiangnan's water control projects. They wrote him letters of recommendation and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2014) 8 (1): 25-42.
Published: 01 March 2014
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (2013) 7 (2): 329-333.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Environmental Protection Administration, Shen Shu-hung, championed the Kuokuang plan, routinely confronting the groups that opposed it. But the grassroots foes of the project successfully mobilized various social actors, gaining enough momentum to maintain pressure on the government. According to the...