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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 247–267.
Published: 01 September 2016
... constituted through the very process of moving a technology from one setting to another. Central to this process of a technology traveling, we suggest, is the role played by comparisons invoked by actors and the technology itself. These comparisons become instances of evaluating local practices, thus...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 175–183.
Published: 01 June 2013
... traveling in the hopes of contributing to the dialogue between anthropology, STS, and area studies that has been unfolding on the pages of EASTS since its inception. 1 In his introduction to the EASTS special issue “Science and Technology Studies in Southeast Asia,” Warwick Anderson draws...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 221–241.
Published: 01 June 2013
... focusing on culture, some anthropologists argue that the indigenous conceptualization of difference and travel can be radically different from Western notions. This article explores the intricate relationship between travel of technology and imaginations about difference by focusing on two modes of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 303–326.
Published: 01 September 2008
... technologies in their transnational travels impelled by concerns with population control, population “bombs,” and eugenics, often linked to sometimes coercive post-World War II development schemes, and often emphasizing safety aspects of contraceptive technologies ( Gordon 1976/1990 ; Hartman 1987/1995...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 327–334.
Published: 01 September 2008
... . Berkeley : University of California Press . Inhorn M. Birenbaum-Cameli D. ( 2008 ). Assisted reproductive technologies and cultural change . Annual Review of Anthropology , 37 , 177 – 196 . Paik Y. G. ( 2007 ). Maternal travelers and the globalizing clinics: mobilizing...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2011) 5 (4): 461–477.
Published: 01 December 2011
... the global economy, it also promotes the consumption of high-quality products in an attempt to shed its image as the world's producer of cheap goods. Moreover, the discourse of suzhi (quality people) in Chinese society emphasizes the importance of quality population. The “technologies of quality...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 265–288.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Mareile Flitsch Knowledge organisation, embodiment of knowledge and knowledge representation are important issues for an anthropology of technology, which seeks to explore the ways in which people find and shape everyday solutions to social and technical challenges. This article discusses the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2013) 7 (2): 329–333.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Hua-Mei Chiu Jyh-Cherng Shieh 謝志誠 and Ming-sho Ho 何明修, Ba jing you Taiwan: Guoguang shihua de gushi 八輕遊台灣:國光石化的故事 [ The Naphtha Cracker That Travels around Taiwan: The Story of Koukuang Petrochemical Project ] Taipei : River Gauche , 2011 . 358 pp. NT $320 . 01 6...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 309–326.
Published: 01 September 2018
... slightly different definitions, too. Among them I have chosen a standard but conservative definition from The Oxford English Dictionary : “fiction in which the setting and story feature hypothetical scientific or technological advances, the existence of alien life, space or time travel, etc., esp. such...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 267–269.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Min Suh Son Kŭnbae Kim . Han'guk kŭndae kwahak kisul illŭk ŭi ch'ulhyŭn [The Emergence of Modern Korean Scientific and Technological Manpower] Seoul : Munhak kwa chisŭngsa , 2005 12 9 2007 12 9 2007 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2008 2008 This content is...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 163–171.
Published: 01 September 2009
... thrive in area studies are often static and typological, lacking the dynamism and specificity that would better illuminate how science and technology travel. We need to know more about the particulars and contingencies of the dwellings and journeys of technoscience in Southeast Asia and elsewhere...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2018) 12 (1): 101–104.
Published: 01 March 2018
... underline the users’ day-to-day intimacy with it (as he certainly does here), then the phrase would encompass even the supposedly big technologies such as trams and railways, both for those who used them for traveling daily to work or for those who just worked in such enterprises. Even the rice mill in this...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (1): 15–18.
Published: 01 December 2007
... their democratic foundation, and to implement new practices of public participations to create strong civil societies. Such efforts extend to the field of science and technology policy-making, which has been dominated by elites and experts, but has now become the touchstone to examine the depth of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2014) 8 (2): 175–193.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Mathieu Quet; Marianne Noel Science and technology studies (STS) is now a mature field in many countries, and it is important to understand its historical and political roots in a wide variety of national contexts. The present contribution to such a vast project links a number of South Korean...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2019) 13 (2): 279–297.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Fa-ti Fan; Shun-Ling Chen; Chia-Liang Kao; Michelle Murphy; Matt Price; Liz Barry Copyright © 2019 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2019 We believe it’s important, in this special issue on citizen science, to hear the opinions, experiences, and voices of practitioners. After...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 91–131.
Published: 01 March 2009
... be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Reassembled cars Technology Virtual collaborated network Unlicensed reassembled cars can be seen everywhere in Taiwan. In farming, transporting, and construction work, resembled cars are heavily relied on either by the public or...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 287–314.
Published: 01 September 2009
... apparatuses, on the scale of development and refinement of modern technologies of belonging (and destruction); thus, the scale may be more clearly understood. Subchapters—on body and clothing, on hearing, on seeing, and on the urban—suggest that this is an epilogue never written for my 2002 book Engineers of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2008) 2 (2): 151–165.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Francesca Bray 26 9 2008 26 9 2008 © National Science Council, Taiwan 2008 2008 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Intimacy Family Technology After the separation of death one can...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2015) 9 (3): 253–274.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Ruselle Meade The enthusiasm for translation during the early Meiji period is well documented. However, beyond Fukuzawa Yukichi, the publishing sensation of the era, little is known about those who translated works on technology or their motives for doing so. During the 1870s, the heyday of Japan's...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2016) 10 (1): 73–91.
Published: 01 March 2016
... technology travels across existing sociocultural boundaries, causing various problems in terms of medicine, law, and ethics. Observing such a formulation in terms of the triangle of the body, technology, and enhancement, I am tempted to think that there are at least two rather different models for...