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The Resource Chinese science; explorations of an ancient tradition, Edited by Shigeru Nakayama and Nathan Sivin

Chinese science; explorations of an ancient tradition, Edited by Shigeru Nakayama and Nathan Sivin

Label
Chinese science; explorations of an ancient tradition
Title
Chinese science; explorations of an ancient tradition
Statement of responsibility
Edited by Shigeru Nakayama and Nathan Sivin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
509/.51
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Q127.C5
LC item number
C555
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1900-1995
  • 1928-2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Needham, Joseph
  • Nakayama, Shigeru
  • Sivin, Nathan
Series statement
M.I.T. East Asian science series
Series volume
v. 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Science
Label
Chinese science; explorations of an ancient tradition, Edited by Shigeru Nakayama and Nathan Sivin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Compiled in honor of the seventieth birthday of Joseph Needham, F.R.S., F.B.A."
Bar code
31223901064353
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The historian of science as ecumenical man: a meditation in the Shingon temple of Kongōsammai-in on Kōyasan, by J. Needham.--Joseph Needham and the science of China, by D. J. de Solla Price.--Joseph Needham, organic philosopher, by S. Nakayama.--China, Europe, and the origins of modern science: Needham's the grand titration, by A. C. Graham.--The Chinese concept of nature, by M. Yosida.--Chinese astronomy: development and limiting factors, by K. Yabuuti.--A systematic approach to the Mohist optics (ca. 300 B.C.), by A. C. Graham and N. Sivin.--Elixir plants: the Chʼun-yang Lü Chen-jen yao shih chih (Pharmaceutical manual of the adept Lü Chʼun-yang), by Ho Peng Yoke, B. Lim, and F. Morsingh.--Man as a medicine: pharmacological and ritual aspects of traditional therapy using drugs derived from the human body, by W. C. Cooper and N. Sivin.--A neglected source for the early history of anesthesia in China and Japan, by S. Miyasita.--An introductory bibliography of traditional Chinese science: books and articles in Western languages, by N. Sivin (p. [279]-314)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxvi, 334 p.
Isbn
9780262140119
Lccn
72005577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
  • 354284
  • 00000000002223
Label
Chinese science; explorations of an ancient tradition, Edited by Shigeru Nakayama and Nathan Sivin
Publication
Note
"Compiled in honor of the seventieth birthday of Joseph Needham, F.R.S., F.B.A."
Bar code
31223901064353
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The historian of science as ecumenical man: a meditation in the Shingon temple of Kongōsammai-in on Kōyasan, by J. Needham.--Joseph Needham and the science of China, by D. J. de Solla Price.--Joseph Needham, organic philosopher, by S. Nakayama.--China, Europe, and the origins of modern science: Needham's the grand titration, by A. C. Graham.--The Chinese concept of nature, by M. Yosida.--Chinese astronomy: development and limiting factors, by K. Yabuuti.--A systematic approach to the Mohist optics (ca. 300 B.C.), by A. C. Graham and N. Sivin.--Elixir plants: the Chʼun-yang Lü Chen-jen yao shih chih (Pharmaceutical manual of the adept Lü Chʼun-yang), by Ho Peng Yoke, B. Lim, and F. Morsingh.--Man as a medicine: pharmacological and ritual aspects of traditional therapy using drugs derived from the human body, by W. C. Cooper and N. Sivin.--A neglected source for the early history of anesthesia in China and Japan, by S. Miyasita.--An introductory bibliography of traditional Chinese science: books and articles in Western languages, by N. Sivin (p. [279]-314)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxvi, 334 p.
Isbn
9780262140119
Lccn
72005577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
  • 354284
  • 00000000002223

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