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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 423–444.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Darshi Thoradeniya In engaging critically with the history of the Sweden-Ceylon Family Planning Programme, the author brings in both local and global debates on population, development, the welfare state, and Swedish neutrality in Cold War politics to show that these were not necessarily one-way...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 65–85.
Published: 01 November 2014
... colonial period. The second is to acknowledge the tension between biopolitics and geopolitics: the state's need to distinguish between citizens and residents for the provision of welfare. The third is the neoliberal turn in governance, with the state increasingly withdrawing from direct involvement in the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 361–379.
Published: 01 September 2008
... “modern” South Korean story and the state's relationship to the welfare of the individual family unit. Using a range of Korean and English-language sources, the paper illustrates how the FP effort took: (1) the Koyang study of the effects of mass communication in rural areas as a tentative blueprint for...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 9–34.
Published: 01 March 2017
... improve people's welfare. Their criticisms shared the same sentiments of some critiques of New Order Indonesia's development efforts in general. 09 3 2015 17 11 2015 © 2017 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2017 Bali Indonesia electrification New Order ASEAN OPEC...
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Published: 01 December 2016
Fig. 1   This graph shows crude birth rate changes in Okinawa and the whole of Japan from 1940 to 2014. The author created the graph based on the data from the Okinawa Prefectural Government's Annual Report of Hygiene Statistics ( Eisei to¯kei nenpo¯ 衛生統計年報) and the Health and Welfare More
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Published: 01 December 2016
of Hygiene Statistics ( Eisei tōkei nenpō 衛生統計年報) and the Health and Welfare Ministry's Vital Statistics of Population ( Jinkō dōtai tōkei 人口動態統計). Fig. 3 . This graph describes the process of demographic transition in Okinawa, including changes in crude birth rate (CBR), crude death rate (CDR More
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 143–146.
Published: 01 March 2014
... future of the welfare state should not be limited to social welfare or employment security, because these provisions only serve to manage the inherent contradictions within capitalism. To take our thinking about the welfare state a step further, we should think about the connections and linkages among...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 329–332.
Published: 01 September 2016
... dynamics in labor law, welfare regimes, and (de)industrialization influence the condition of clinical labor. In terms of method, the authors focus on discourses and practices in the life sciences as a means to generate narratives, organized by theme and chapter, that explore how ideas found in legal...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2017) 11 (1): 113–117.
Published: 01 March 2017
... isolate or even eliminate it on behalf of its citizens. Based on the examination of these cases, the author goes on to elaborate his view of “risk” in modern society in chapter 3. His view is underpinned by the argument that the myth of a nation-state as a main provider of medical and social welfare...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2011) 5 (3): 313–327.
Published: 01 September 2011
... not only the medical accident but the accident in general that is becoming an urgent political problem for contemporary China. Until the late 1970s, the People's Republic of China, like the United States in the era of the New Deal and welfare-state Western Europe, relied on a model of collectivized...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 547–549.
Published: 01 December 2009
... great detail in colonial debates about how best to increase production and improve human welfare in what is now Indonesia. Moon's book focuses on the period between 1900 and 1942, a span of time that saw the Dutch administration become deeply involved in the everyday life of its colonial subjects. This...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2016) 10 (4): 401–422.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Fig. 1   This graph shows crude birth rate changes in Okinawa and the whole of Japan from 1940 to 2014. The author created the graph based on the data from the Okinawa Prefectural Government's Annual Report of Hygiene Statistics ( Eisei to¯kei nenpo¯ 衛生統計年報) and the Health and Welfare...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 527–530.
Published: 01 September 2013
... the Americans and the Japanese—though varying in degree and kind, depending on cases—often shaped the reform. While Crawford F. Sams, chief of the Public Health and Welfare Section of the GHQ (PH&W), might have initiated public health reforms with a grander mission to democratize and pacify Japan...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 393–395.
Published: 01 September 2009
... current medicopolitical debate over dementia. In current Japan, elderly sufferers of dementia are not hospitalized; thanks to policies formulated by the Liberal Democrat government, they are cared for by their families. This process, Kakimoto argues, excludes the elderly from universal welfare services...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 567–570.
Published: 01 December 2008
... for radiation sicknesses established by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare. Second, the US government has tried to use nuclear weapons many times. It was inconvenient for the US government that residual radioactivity caused damage over a long time. The deception of the US government, which...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 389–392.
Published: 01 September 2009
... later in Japan—the 1910s in the city and the 1930s in the countryside. Yoshinaga concentrates on the campaign by Aiikukai (literally, Society for the Love of Nurturing), a foundation set up to promote the welfare of small children on the occasion of the birth of Prince Akihito in 1933. Yoshinaga first...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 333–336.
Published: 01 September 2016
... the one wealthy welfare country, Japan (Sleeboom-Faulkner, 223–24). “Frameworks” of terms and interpretation, experience and behavior are much more than just individual will on the free market of options and opinions in politics. This approach opens up lines of comparison other than those sticking to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2008) 2 (3): 335–359.
Published: 01 September 2008
... that targeted women's, literary, religious, and general interests. To broaden my perspective on the activities of physicians, I looked at the bulletins of the Chosŏn Medical Association and Chosŏn Welfare Society, as well as foreign medical missionary writings. Government statistics come from the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 277–280.
Published: 01 June 2017
... important to create an alternative science policy that doesn't allow medical practitioners to ignore the welfare of patients under the pretext of MCST. In chapter 10, Masashi Shirabe investigates the Winny criminal case of 2013 and illustrates how Japanese society reacted to Dr. Isamu Kaneko, the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 281–284.
Published: 01 June 2017
... the actual contracts did not survive (178n21). However, I cannot understand why he does not refer to the copy of the contract preserved in the appendices to Isei hyakunen-shi ( A Hundred-Year History of the Medical Code ) (Tokyo: Medical Bureau of the Ministry of Health and Welfare, 1976). Besides...