By Yongxiang Lu
A historical past of chinese language technology and Technology (Voulumes 1, 2 & three) provides forty four person lectures, starting with Ancient chinese language technological know-how and expertise within the strategy of Human Civilizations and An Overview of historical chinese language technology and Technology, and carrying on with with in-depth discussions of a number of concerns within the heritage of technology and the Needham Puzzle, interspersed with issues on Astronomy, mathematics, Agriculture, and medication, The 4 nice innovations, and numerous technological components heavily on the topic of garments, nutrition, protect, and transportation. This e-book is the main authoritative paintings at the historical past of chinese language technological know-how and know-how. it's the Winner of the China ebook Award, the Shanghai ebook Award (1st prize), and the China Classics overseas (State management of Press, book, Radio, movie and tv of The People’s Republic of China) and provides a vital source for tutorial researchers and non-experts alike.
It originated with a chain of forty four lectures provided to best chinese language leaders, which bought very confident suggestions. Written through most sensible chinese language students of their respective fields from the Institute for the heritage of Nature Sciences, chinese language educational Sciences and lots of different revered chinese language businesses, the e-book is meant for scientists, researchers and postgraduate scholars operating within the historical past of technology, philosophy of technology 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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