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Science and civilisation in China

Joseph Needham

Science and civilisation in China

by Joseph Needham

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- China -- History.,
  • Technology -- History -- China.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementbyJoseph Needham with the collaboration of Ho Ping-Yu and Lu Gwei-Djen. Vol.5 Pt.2, Chemistry and chemical technology : Spagyrical dicovery and invention: magisteries of gold and immortality.
    ContributionsHo Ping-Yu ., Lu, Gwei-Djen.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxv,479p.,(16)p. of plates :
    Number of Pages479
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13793045M

    Science and Civilisation in China is not just an exciting book; its effect is stunning, and this not least because excitement is so unexpected in a field given over, alas, to the worst sort of finicking. For more than twenty years American Sinology has been dominated by individuals and traditions from the old Tsarist academy, where Far Eastern. Apr 01,  · Science and Civilisation in China. Vol. 6: Biology and Biological Technology. Pt. 5: Fermentations and Food Science. By H. T. Huang. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Pp. xxviii+ $ This is a welcome addition to the extraordinary Science and Civilization in China (SCC) series begun by the late Joseph Needham. The first volume.

    Sep 01,  · The Transmission of Chinese Medicine Science and Civilisation in China ), $ (paperbound, ). Joseph Needham. Science and Civilisation in China. Vol. 6, Biology and Biological in her own discussions of the redefinition of TCM in the People's Republic of China in the final section of her book--namely, that. Science and Civilisation in China. vol. 3, Mathematics and the Sciences of the Heavens and the frithwilliams.com Needham and Wang Ling. Cambridge University Press, New York, xlvii + pp. Illus. + plates. $

    The second volume of Dr Joseph Needham's great work Science and Civilisation in China is devoted to the history of scientific thought. Beginning with ancient times, it describes the Confucian milieu in which arose the organic naturalism of the great Taoist school, the scientific philosophy of the Mohists and Logicians, and the quantitative materialism of the Legalists. Science and Civilisation in China: Volume 5, Chemistry and Chemical Technology; Part 1, Paper and Printing (Pt.1) by Joseph Needham, Tsien Tsuen-Hsuin. Cambridge University Press. Hardcover. POOR. Noticeably used book. Heavy wear to cover. Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library.


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