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History of Science and Technology in China
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The High Tide of Science and Technology Development in China

History of Science and Technology in China Volume 3

Editors: Jiang, Xiaoyuan (Ed.)

  • A comprehensive and chronological re-construction of the history of science and technology in China
  • Provides encyclopedic knowledge of various themes in the Chinese history of science and technology
  • Co-authored by leading experts in Chinese science and technology history studies
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This volume highlights the major science and technology developments in the period from the 7th to 18th century under the influence of Chinese and Western communications and diplomacy, discussing topics such as the Chinese abacus, herbalism, natural history literature in ancient China and musical theory. This book is the third volume in the series History of Science and Technology in China.
History of Science and Technology in China is the first series with high academic values on general history of Chinese science and technology, with contributions by top-notch scholars in this field. This 5-volume work provides an encyclopedic historical panorama of Chinese scientific and technological development. It unfolds the history of Chinese science and technology through a clarified timeline from as early as the far ancient times to the very present. This work consists of five volumes:  Origins of Chinese Sciences, Ancient Chinese Studies of Heaven and Earth, High Tide of Chinese Sciences, Theoretical and Technological Development, and Western Influences.

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Xiaoyuan Jiang, Dean of the Institute of science history and science and culture, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The High Tide of Science and Technology Development in China
Book Subtitle
History of Science and Technology in China Volume 3
Editors
  • Xiaoyuan Jiang
Series Title
History of Science and Technology in China
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
Distribution Rights
No distribution rights in the Mainland of China
Print + eBook ISBN
978-981-15-7848-9
Print ISBN
978-981-15-7846-5
eReference ISBN
978-981-15-7847-2
Series ISSN
2730-910X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 483
Number of Illustrations
65 b/w illustrations
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