A History of Chinese Science and Technology: Volume 3 by Yongxiang Lu PDF

By Yongxiang Lu

A background of chinese language technological know-how and Technology (Voulumes 1, 2 & three) provides forty four person lectures, starting with Ancient chinese language technological know-how and know-how within the technique of Human Civilizations and An Overview of historic chinese language technology and Technology, and carrying on with with in-depth discussions of a number of matters within the heritage of technological know-how and the Needham Puzzle, interspersed with themes on Astronomy, mathematics, Agriculture, and drugs, The 4 nice innovations, and diverse technological components heavily relating to garments, foodstuff, defend, and transportation. This ebook is the main authoritative paintings at the background of chinese language technology and expertise. it's the Winner of the China ebook Award, the Shanghai publication Award (1st prize), and the China Classics foreign (State management of Press, book, Radio, movie and tv of The People’s Republic of China) and provides a vital source for educational researchers and non-experts alike.


It originated with a sequence of forty four lectures provided to most sensible chinese language leaders, which obtained very confident suggestions. Written through best chinese language students of their respective fields from the Institute for the background of Nature Sciences, chinese language educational Sciences and plenty of different revered chinese language organisations, the booklet is meant for scientists, researchers and postgraduate scholars operating within the historical past of technological know-how, philosophy of technology and know-how, and comparable disciplines.


Yongxiang Lu is a professor, former president and member of the chinese language Academy of Sciences.

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