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Title : Sound and the Korean Public: Sonic Citizenship in the Govern…
Date : 2016. 08
Journal title : Science as Culture
Author : Eun-sung Kim
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Apartment floor noise is becoming a serious social problem in South Korea. Apartment floor noise conflicts arise from the disruption of neighbourhood community in Korean apartment complexes. To resolve the conflicts, the Korean government and apartment re…
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Title : The SHARPS Movement and the Political Economy of Labor Healt…
Date : 2016. 03
Journal title : Economy and Society
Author : Jongyoung Kim and Heeyun Kim
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The SHARPS (Supporters for the Health And Rights of People in the Semiconductor industry) movement, which lasted from 2007 until 2016, shocked Korean society, shedding important light on labor safety and the environment. Korean media paid a great deal of …
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Title : Too much Emphasis on Research? An Empirical Examination of t…
Date : 2015. 05
Journal title : Research in Higher Education
Author : Hee-Je Bak and Do Han Kim
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While the public is concerned that emphasizing research performance among university faculty results in inadequate attention to undergraduate teaching, research on the relationship between research and teaching in higher education has failed to confirm or…
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Title : Technological Governance Regarding Life-Sustaining Technolog…
Date : 2015. 12
Journal title : Bioethics Policy Studies
Author : June-Seok Lee
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Recently, as DNR prevails more and more in Korea, discussions regarding meaningless medical life-sustaining-treatment (LST) intensified. Some of the Supreme Court decisions are even discussed in mass media, causing public debates. These cases tell us tha…
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Title : Toward Science for Better Society: The Present and Implicati…
Date : 2015. 12
Journal title : Journal of Science & Technology Studies
Author : Bak, Hee-Je and Seong, Ji Eun
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Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) is a concept emerging rapidly as a theoretical and methodological framework to shape science for better society, instead of merely for economic growth. While the responsibility of science usually means ethics of r…
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Title : A Social Analysis of the Limitation of Governmental MERS Ris…
Date : 2015. 11
Journal title : Korean Review of Crisis & Emergency Management
Author : Eun-Sung Kim
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Risk communication was one of the most serious challenges surrounding the MERS crisis that occurred in 2015 in Korea. As the Korean government postponed to disclose the names of the hospitals where confirmed MERS cases were exposed, the MERS spread from h…
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Title : The politics of climate change policy design in Korea
Date : 2015. 10
Journal title : Environmental Politics
Author : Eun-sung Kim
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The climate change policy design of the Lee Myung-bak administration was the outcome of interest group politics around the greenhouse gas and energy target management scheme, carbon taxes, and the emission-trading scheme. Using qualitative methods, this r…
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Title : Governance struggles in the case of Camp Carroll conflict
Date : 2015. 09
Journal title : Policy Studies
Author : Eun-Sung Kim
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This research examines the multifaceted governance struggles associated with the alleged burial of Agent Orange at Camp Carroll in Chilgok County, Korea. To deal with this incident, the Korea central government forms bureaucratic conflict management syste…
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Title : How Do Scientists Respond to Performance-Based Incentives? E…
Date : 2015. 07
Journal title : International Public Management Journal
Author : Do Han Kim and Hee-Je Bak
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Although a growing number of universities worldwide have adopted performance-based incentive systems to improve their ranking and reputation, empirical evidence of the effectiveness of such incentives is limited. By analyzing data on over 1,000 scientists…
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Title : New Perspectives on the Techno-Ecological Governance: A Comp…
Date : 2015. 06
Journal title : ECO
Author : June-Seok Lee
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This article explains a comparative study between two recently emerging theories about society and nature. These theories both deal with new relationship between subjects and objects; human actors and nonhuman actants; values and facts. First theory is ec…
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Title : Multiplicity of Pathogen: Construction of Foot-and-Mouth Dis…
Date : 2015. 06
Journal title : ECO
Author : Kiheung Kim
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This paper is to discuss about governments’ responses to the epidemic of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) in South Korea between 2010 and 2011. The epidemics of FMD caused catastrophic confusion amongst central and local governments. Big debates on issues of…
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Title : Risk Perceptions and Re-construction of Knowledge in Gendere…
Date : 2015. 06
Journal title : ECO
Author : Myungsim Kim and Heeyun Kim
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The onset of the issue of guaranteeing semiconductor electronic industry workers’ health rights, which we call “Samsung Leukemia”, was due to the difference in the causes of disease between the Korean government, corporations and activist patients. We …
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Title : The Social Construction of Environmental Risk Communication:…
Date : 2015. 06
Journal title : ECO
Author : Kwang Soo Park and Buhm Soon Park
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This paper shows the changing media coverage of asbestos risk in the four major newspapers of Korea (Dong-ah, Kyunghyang, Hankyoreh and Maeil business) since its first appearance in 1966. Primarily drawing on foreign sources, the earlier reports were limi…
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Title : The Gatekeeper’s Dilemma: The Changing Relationship between…
Date : 2015. 6.
Journal title : Journal of Science and Technology Studies
Author : Kim, Sungeun and Park, Buhm Soon
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The 1993 U.S. Supreme Court decision on Daubert v. Merrel Dow Chemical, Inc. has changed the ways in which scientific evidence is evaluated for legal purposes. A new set of guidelines, called thereafter the Daubert Standard, that was intended to increase …
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Title : Stem Cell Governance in Korea After Hwang’s affair - Change…
Date : 2015. 6.
Journal title : Journal of Science and Technology Studies
Author : Kim Myungsim
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This study analyzed the characteristics of the politics of technoscience and governance in South Korea, taking advantage of the policy changes on the stem cell research after Hwang's affair. In spite of generally accepted conventional wisdom that stem cel…
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