6 edition of Time, science, and society in China and the West found in the catalog.
|Statement||edited by J.T. Fraser, N. Lawrence, and F.C. Haber|
|Series||Study of time -- v. 5, Study of time -- v. 5|
|Contributions||Fraser, J. T. 1923-, Lawrence, Nathaniel Morris, 1917-, Haber, Francis C|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 262 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||262|
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He is the senior editor of The Study of Time Series () of which Time, Science, and Society in China and the West is the Time volume. The late N. Lawrence was Massachusetts Professor of Philosophy at Williams College and chair of the department.5/5(1).
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Read the full-text online edition of Time, Science, and Society in China and the West (). Focusing on the idea and experience of time, twenty-four scholars from China and the West speak of the different aspects of cultural life and tradition that favored science creation of mathematized science in Europe and discouraged such development in.
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At this time, there were also many nascent schools of thought in China—the Hundred Schools. By the time of the Qing dynasty ( – ) the many interactions between China and the West provoked reactions within China, at one extreme, to adopt Western scientific learning in toto, and at the other extreme, to reject it completely in favor of indigenous traditions.
The Science Society of China (simplified Chinese: 中国科学社; traditional Chinese: 中國科學社, ) was science major science organization in the modern history of was initiated by Chinese students at Cornell University inincluding P.C.
King, H. Zen, and Zhou Ren, and later renamed Science Society of it began publication in China of a major journal. (shelved 4 times as modern-china) avg rating — 86, ratings — published Emphasizing an interdisciplinary and science coverage of the functions and effects of and society in China and the West book and technology in society and culture, Science, Technology, and Society Time over A to Z signed articles written by major scholars and experts from academic and scientific institutions and institutes worldwide.
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