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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 313–327.
Published: 01 September 2011
... potentially productive risks through the introduction of multinational clinical trials into the large urban hospitals. The article concludes with a reflection on the political limits of risk mediation in the Harmonious Society. M. Cooper Department of Sociology and Social Policy, School of Social and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 527–532.
Published: 01 November 2012
... social sciences as well. In 1965, a translator with the pseudonym Yaohui 耀辉 translated physicist David Bohm's 1964 book review of Kuhn's The Structure of Scientific Revolutions for Digest of Foreign Social Sciences (现代外国哲学社会科学文摘). This was the first mention of Kuhn's book in a Chinese...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 625–627.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Yu-Chuan Wu 蔡友月 Yu-Yueh Tsai , Dawuzu de jingshen shixu: Xiandaixing, bianqian yu shou ku de shehui genyuan 達悟族的精神失序:現代性、變遷與受苦的社會根源 [ Mental Disorder of the Tao Aboriginal Minority in Taiwan: Modernity, Social Change, and the Origin of Social Suffering ] Taipei : Linking , 2009...
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Fig. 2   Research cline of the Pan-Asian SNP Consortium's social network, 2004 Fig. 2 . Research cline of the Pan-Asian SNP Consortium's social network, 2004 More
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Published: 01 June 2013
Fig. 3   Research cline of the Pan-Asian SNP Consortium's social network, 2005 Fig. 3 . Research cline of the Pan-Asian SNP Consortium's social network, 2005 More
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Published: 01 December 2007
Fig. 1 The social decision-making process of the Maki-machi case 44 Fig. 1. The social decision-making process of the Maki-machi case44 More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 January 2015) 9 (2): 225–227.
Published: 01 January 2015
... course of the Japanese empire as it is about how humans were brought together within a built environment where looking at animals engendered certain kinds of social behavior, especially among children. Zoo politics were tumultuous during the rise and fall of the Japanese empire, as well as during...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 January 2015) 9 (2): 229–231.
Published: 01 January 2015
... opens with a quote from Ulrich Beck: “In an advanced modernity, the social production of wealth is systematically accompanied by the social production of risk.” In this documentary, Sulfikar Amir, a professor in the department of sociology at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, attempts to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2015) 9 (3): 311–314.
Published: 01 September 2015
... from “individual health” to “mass health” maps onto the transformation Clarke et al. (2010) describe from medicalization to biomedicalization. Medicalization, associated with control, occurred when the “jurisdiction of medicine began expanding, redefining certain areas once deemed moral, social, or...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2015) 9 (3): 319–321.
Published: 01 September 2015
... shows technology not simply as material practices for managing nature but as forms and expressions of subjectivity and social relations in everyday life: simply put, as part of culture itself. The new book is not only a condensed version of this earlier work; it reaches a new level of synthesis by...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2015) 9 (3): 327–330.
Published: 01 September 2015
... to act and pursue their own ends. He claims that “elements of human sociality are oftentimes themselves the intended ends of the projects. They are the point of the matter, and not only the context” (233). In other words, science funding produces a number of cultural, social, and political outcomes...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 287–290.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Brian Salter; Catherine Waldby B. Salter Department of Political Economy, King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS, UK e-mail: brian.g.salter@kcl.ac.uk C. Waldby Sociology and Social Policy, R.C. Mills A26, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia e-mail: catherine.waldby...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 597–600.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Cai Ping HUIFANG HU 胡惠芳 , Huaihe zhongxiayou diqu huanjing biandong yu shehui kongzhi 淮河中下游地區環境變動與社會控制 , 1912–1949 [ Environmental Change and Social Control in the Huai River Basin, 1912–1949 ] Hefei : Anhui renmin chubanshe , 2008 308 pp. 26 10 2010 26 10 2010...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 321–334.
Published: 01 September 2012
... social implications of neuroscience. A search on Amazon's website reveals a dozen books containing the word neuroethics in their titles, not to mention the many scholarly books and papers that discuss the subject without using the term. At least two journals are dedicated to the topic: Neuroethics...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 479–504.
Published: 01 December 2011
... farming as a technological system and provides detailed microhistorical data on the various kinds of social and material transformations operated on this “traditional” system by the communist Green Revolution. Particular attention is given to technological materialities, including the physical actions of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 555–565.
Published: 01 December 2011
... controversy: social-environmental consequences of the high-tech electronics industry, scientific causation in court, and the collective nature of epistemological causation vis-à-vis individualistic view of justice, to name a few. Members of the STS community, in collaboration with workers, activists, lawyers...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2011) 5 (2): 135–172.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Kuei-Mei Lo; Hsin-Hsing Chen Increasing productivity through high-yield, high-response, chemical-dependent food crop cultivars to stabilize rural society—that was the Cold War–era social-technical strategy commonly known as the Green Revolution. A similar strategy was implemented in Taiwan in the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 479–494.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., as well as treaties and court cases. But they are also composed of figures, layers, stories, and rumors. These latter descriptors provide a heuristic framework of social features that, together with metaphors from folklore, provide analytic tools for understanding the diversity, conflicts...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 289–292.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Koichi Mikami MATSUMOTO MIWAO , 松本三和夫, Tekunosaiensu Risuku to Shakaigaku: Kagaku-shakaigaku no aratana tenkai テクノサイエンス・リスクと社会学:科学社会学の新たな展開 [The Social Risks of Technoscience] . Tokyo : University of Tokyo Press , 2009 . vii +378 pp. ¥5,000 07 10 2011 07 10 2011...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 533–555.
Published: 01 December 2013
... resources, there has been an absence of discussion of electronic scholarly communication methods in developing countries from the perspective of social shaping of technology where the interaction process across actors and with technology is highlighted. In this article we investigate the constructed nature...