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

By Yongxiang Lu

A historical past of chinese language technology and Technology (Voulumes 1, 2 & three) offers forty four person lectures, starting with Ancient chinese language technological know-how and know-how within the means of Human Civilizations and An Overview of old chinese language technological know-how and Technology, and carrying on with with in-depth discussions of numerous matters within the heritage of technology and the Needham Puzzle, interspersed with subject matters on Astronomy, mathematics, Agriculture, and medication, The 4 nice innovations, and diverse technological components heavily with regards to garments, nutrition, protect, and transportation. This publication is the main authoritative paintings at the background of chinese language technology and expertise. it's the Winner of the China booklet Award, the Shanghai e-book Award (1st prize), and the China Classics overseas (State management of Press, e-book, Radio, movie and tv of The People’s Republic of China) and gives an important source for tutorial researchers and non-experts alike.


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


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

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