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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 73–91.
Published: 01 March 2016
... enhancement in elite sports competition, and the recent controversy about using digital technology for memory enhancement. The framework used for this comparison is the concept of regime, consisting of the following layers of criteria: (1) the nature of each specific domain where enhancement is defined and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 525–543.
Published: 01 December 2008
...’ martial art, taijiquan has a less predictable future, which will be influenced by the degree to which it engages with the competitive sporting arena of official Chinese wushu (martial arts) and the extent to which martial arts become subject to formal regulation. The future identity of taijiquan will...
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Published: 01 March 2013
Fig. 3   A schematic illustration of the Targeted Proteins Research Program (English added by the author), courtesy of the Targeted Proteins Research Program at the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan Fig. 3 . A schematic illustration of the Targeted Proteins More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 5–27.
Published: 01 March 2016
... late 1990s, to overcome the limitations of existing antidoping governance, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), a new international body in the “fight against doping in sports” ( Catlin, Fitch, and Ljungqvist 2008 ), replaced the work of the International Olympic Committee Medical Commission (IOCMC...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 March 2016
... between therapeutic and augmentative ( Hogle 2005 ). Contributions to human enhancement come from developments in fields as diverse as surgery, sports medicine, stem cell research, gene therapy, pharmaceuticals, cybernetics, prosthetics, nanotechnology, and computer science and engineering. Enita A...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 287–314.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., volleyball, and especially soccer. Those people, of course, played against each other, in the pause, for the moment before the next transport and soon after the end will come. Of course, by making those sportive moves (and indeed they were often wearing sports uniforms brought from the outside or made for...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2018) 12 (4): 417–438.
Published: 01 December 2018
... extensive, long-term ethnographic fieldwork among Indian bodybuilders and (other) fitness professionals. Although I have been gathering data on India’s rapidly expanding fitness industry and the growing popularity of bodybuilding as a competitive sport since 2009, two distinct research periods are...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 461–464.
Published: 01 December 2008
... sports. There is a creative tension between taijiquan 's global identity as both a therapeutic practice and a martial art. Where Ryan gives an overview of the different styles of taijiquan that were transferred into and transformed in Britain, Gry Sagli focuses on the experiences of being initiated...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 137–144.
Published: 01 March 2010
..., Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT) in Japan. 1 This program is part of the ambitious plans for the promotion of neuroscience over the next decade which will include research and development of the brain–machine interface (BMI), model strains of experimental animals, and the social activity of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 November 2014
... demands” ( Ministry of Education, Sport, Science, and Technology 2004 : section 1.1.1.4). Building mutual trust, while also boosting public appreciation of science and technology, were seen as key elements of this new, “suitable” relationship. The report argued that, due to increased public attention...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 117–121.
Published: 01 March 2011
... physical education publicized its advantages and fiercely attacked the weak and fragile image of traditional beauties. In addition to encouraging female sports, “health and beauty” was an issuable commodity for hucksters' medicines, nutrients, movies, and so on. Further, Yu describes how women actively...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 297–301.
Published: 01 September 2012
... the session. A portion of this study is the result of the “Brain Machine Interface Development,” which was carried out under the Strategic Research Program for Brain Sciences by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology, Japan. Financial support is also received from KAKENHI...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 355–378.
Published: 01 September 2012
... posture Mishima Michiyoshi hygienic modernity Much to the delight of former and current students, the February 2012 plan by the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport, Science, and Technology for a comprehensive reevaluation of elementary, junior high, and high school physical examinations...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2013) 7 (4): 601–623.
Published: 01 December 2013
... of nuclear technology to peaceful purposes ( genshiryoku no heiwateki riyō ) ( Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology 2012 ). State officials realized they would need to win public support for their programs and quickly distinguished the “peaceful atom”—nuclear energy—from its...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 145–151.
Published: 01 March 2010
..., Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT). In addition, two leading national science museums also launched similar training programs the following year when the Third Science and Technology Basic Plan (FY2006-2010) was announced by the government. The plan sought to (1) encourage outreach activities...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 169–176.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., Murakami was a leader of the “Research and Education for Peace, Security, and Conviviality” project at the International Christian University. This project was part of the 21st Century Center of Excellence Program sponsored by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology in Japan...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 229–246.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT), while clinical research and applications are regulated by the Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare (MHLW). In addition, the Council for Science and Technology Policy (CSTP) has functioned as a discussion arena for regulatory systems concerning SCR. Government...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2012) 6 (3): 335–345.
Published: 01 September 2012
... invited to a public event called Genomu Hiroba (Genome Square ゲノムひろば), a science festival featuring genome science ( Genome Square 2002 ). These activities were funded by a grant from Japan's Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT). The event facilitated direct communication...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2015) 9 (4): 331–358.
Published: 01 December 2015
... a new style of bicycle riding, a new production method for bike frames that subverted the existing method, and the creation of new components. Off-road riding became possible and even evolved into a cutting-edge sport. A direct result of the MTB craze was a tremendous increase in both volume and...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 103–123.
Published: 01 March 2013
... a joint Association of Southeast Asian Nations/European Economic Community conference on biotechnology, Brenner advised Singaporean policy makers that “biotechnology is not a spectator sport. One must participate to gain knowledge or else you may be left behind” (“Scientists Advised to Work as One...