By Yongxiang Lu

ISBN-10: 3662441659

ISBN-13: 9783662441657

A heritage of chinese language technological know-how and Technology (Volumes 1, 2 & three) offers forty four person lectures, starting with historical chinese language technological know-how and expertise within the means of Human Civilizations and an summary of chinese language technology and know-how, and carrying on with with in-depth discussions of a number of matters within the historical past of technology and the Needham Puzzle, interspersed with issues on Astronomy, mathematics, Agriculture and drugs, The 4 nice innovations, and numerous technological parts heavily with regards to garments, foodstuff, look after and transportation.
This publication is the main authoritative paintings at the heritage of chinese language technological know-how and expertise. it's the Winner of the China publication Award, the Shanghai publication Award (1st prize), and the Classical China foreign Publishing undertaking (GAPP, normal management of Press and booklet of China) and provides an important source for educational researchers and non-experts alike.

It originated with a sequence of forty four lectures offered to best chinese language leaders, which bought very optimistic suggestions. Written through best chinese language students of their respective fields from the Institute for the heritage of typical Sciences, chinese language Academy of Sciences and plenty of different revered chinese language organisations, the ebook is meant for scientists, researchers and postgraduate scholars operating within the heritage of technology, philosophy of technological know-how and know-how, and similar disciplines. Yongxiang Lu is a professor, former president and member of the chinese language Academy of Sciences (CAS) and chinese language Academy of Engineering (CAE), and vp of the nationwide Congress of China.

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