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A cultural history of modern science in China
AuthorElman, Benjamin A., 1946-
Pub. LocationCambridge, MAPublisherHarvard University Press
Date2006Phys. Desc.xii, 308 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
LocationHallway CasesCall NumberQ127.C5 E46 2006
A cultural history of modern science in China / Benjamin A. Elman.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-283) and index.

The Jesuit legacy -- Recovering the Chinese classics -- The rise of Imperial Chinese manufacturing and trade -- Science and the Protestant mission -- From textbooks to Darwin: modern science arrives -- Government arsenals spur new technologies -- The displacement of traditional Chinese science and medicine -- Appendixes.

Subject(s)Science--China--History
Technology--China--History
Jesuits--China--Qing dynasty, 1644-1911--Contributions in science and technology
Ordnance--Manufacture--China--History
SeriesNew histories of science, technology, and medicine
Rec. TypeLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #15404
ISBN9780674030428LCCN2006042706OCLC64427571