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 technology and expertise within the means 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 background of technology and the Needham Puzzle, interspersed with themes on Astronomy, mathematics, Agriculture, and drugs, The 4 nice innovations, and diverse technological parts heavily on the topic of garments, nutrients, take care of, and transportation. This e-book is the main authoritative paintings at the heritage of chinese language technological know-how and expertise. it's the Winner of the China booklet Award, the Shanghai publication Award (1st prize), and the China Classics overseas (State management of Press, booklet, 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 sequence of forty four lectures provided to best chinese language leaders, which got very confident suggestions. Written via most sensible 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 companies, the ebook 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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