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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 289–293.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Hsien-chun Wang Bray Francesca Dorofeeva-Lichtmann Vera Metailie Georges (eds.), Graphics and Text in the Production of Technical Knowledge in China: The Warp and the Weft Leiden , Brill , 2007 , 772 pages +xiii 5 6 2008 5 6 2008 © National Science...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 423–428.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Jinbang Song J. Song 11 Shunhe Rd., Zhengzhou City, Henan Province, People's Republic of China, 450004 e-mail: songjinbang@163.com BRAY FRANCESCA DOROFEEVA-LICHTMANN VERA MÉTAILIÉ GEORGES (eds.), Graphics and Text in the Production of Technical Knowledge in China: The...
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Published: 01 September 2009
Fig. 5 The garden of a dukun . The accompanying text states that “the planting is chaotic, which can be seen clearly on this image.” Source Boorsma 1913 Fig. 5. The garden of a dukun. The accompanying text states that “the planting is chaotic, which can be seen clearly on this image.” Source More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 461–478.
Published: 01 August 2014
... undertaken the task of editing a catalog of early texts in Chinese minority nationality medicine. We argue that it is both more efficient and more intellectually coherent for the central government, rather than local nationality agencies, to lead the process and coordinate the work of a number of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 303–326.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Karine Carole Chemla This article aims at highlighting a radical change in the materiality of tu between the time when they were first mentioned in Chinese mathematical texts in the third century commentaries on Canons and the thirteenth century, from which there are abundant illustrations in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 April 2014) 8 (3): 347–362.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Jia-Ming Ying Which texts should be canonized, and what mathematical knowledge could be considered “standard,” were important issues for practitioners of mathematics in premodern East Asia. The Jiuzhang suanshu had been listed as one of the mathematical canons in Korea since the seventh century...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 93–121.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Benjamin A. Elman This article first reviews the political, economic, and cultural context within which Japanese during the Tokugawa era (1600–1866) mastered Kanbun 漢文 as their elite lingua franca. Sino-Japanese cultural exchanges were based on prestigious classical Chinese texts imported from Ming...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 185–205.
Published: 01 June 2010
..., oral, and literate modes of knowledge transmission among artisans (in particular papermakers) in the nineteenth and twentieth century, and it looks at the production, circulation, and potential impact of texts dealing with artisanal techniques. 14 9 2009 28 4 2010 © National Science...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 87–101.
Published: 01 March 2013
... include becoming an engine for the knowledge-driven economy of Thailand and developing the country's infrastructure in biotechnological research. The main methodology used is a close reading analysis of the texts published by BIOTEC itself and a series of interviews of researchers and analysts who have a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 175–193.
Published: 01 June 2014
... political discourse on science. They then trace the emergence of the new field through the dissemination of texts and their reception. The academic aspects of Korean STS are then compared, over three periods, with similar currents in Europe and the United States. The conclusion shows that the critique of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 353–379.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Colin Millard This article examines forms of knowledge and medical practice in three generations of Bon medical practitioners in Tibet. A key component of the discussion is the way in which Tibetan medicine, and particularly the two principal texts of the Bon and Buddhist medical tradition, serves...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 453–466.
Published: 01 September 2013
... perspectives that have prevalently favored as a starting point health professionals or medical texts. I pay particular attention to the use of domestic space and practices pertaining to food and show how these uphold hierarchical kinship relations. Then I show how the upholding of hierarchical kinship...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 August 2014) 8 (4): 391–415.
Published: 01 August 2014
... medicinal plants described in centuries-old reference texts used by Ayurvedic practitioners lies at the heart of this process. Reformulation means at the same time simplifying and standardizing polyherbal combinations in order to (1) adapt them to mass and mechanized industrial processing, (2) mobilize...
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Published: 01 June 2015
), reading markers, which include verb inflections and indication the order in which the characters should be read to conform to Japanese grammatical patterns, have been added. In the 1876 version (right) the original Chinese text is provided with fewer reading markers. Each line of Chinese text is instead More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 257–260.
Published: 01 June 2014
... not random or natural, like the specific stars occupying one corner of the sky. Rather, their distribution reflects the damming, culling, and selective propagation that others have done before us. Some texts have been deliberately suppressed and destroyed through censorship, while others have been...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 555.
Published: 01 December 2009
... redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Erratum to: East Asia Science, Technology and Society: an International Journal (2009) 3: 163–171 doi:10.1007/s12280-009-9100-y The originally published text and reference list of the article in the double issue Volume 3, No.2 & No.3 unfortunately...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2013) 7 (1): 159–163.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Politics in Ancient China ( Zhongguo gudai de yixue yishi yu zhengzhi 中國古代的醫學, 醫史與政治), one of the latest achievements in the field, moves to a new direction by exploring the discursive function of ancient medical writings with an emphasis on the role of politics in these texts. Previous works on the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 327–333.
Published: 01 June 2010
... famous and influential collection of `jottings'. The Mengxi bitan (Brush Talks from Dream Brook) is conventionally considered a key text for the history of science in China. Zuo's perceptive discussion of how Shen Gua conceived of not only distinctions but also parallels and complementarities between...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 97–100.
Published: 01 March 2018
... and the Republic Period), and twice in Japan before the nineteenth century, and also had been cited in Vietnamese medical literature of the nineteenth century. In other words, the Treasured Mirror was not a piece that was appreciated solely by Koreans. Shin argues that the text had been able to gain...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 267–274.
Published: 01 June 2012
... to overcome them? What kind of practices do they deploy? Jaitapur provides a rich cornucopia of fears, each embedded in a complex and distinctive archaeology of practices and texts. It would be impossible for me to go into anything even close to a full analysis of these complex ecologies of...