Titles index   A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Misc home |  advanced search |  help 

Chinese thought, society, and science : the intellectual and social background of science and technology in pre-modern China
AuthorBodde, Derk, 1909-2003
Pub. LocationHonoluluPublisherUniversity of Hawaii Press
Date1991Phys. Desc.xiv, 441 p. ; 25 cm.
LocationReading RoomCall NumberQ127.C5 B63 1991
Derk Bodde.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 387-423) and index.
Contents:
The dynamics of written Chinese--The ordering of space, time, and things -- The role of religion -- Government and society -- Morals and values. The moral view of life ; The question of sex ; Individualism and self-expression ; Competition : the example of sports -- Mankind and nature.
Subject(s)Science--China--History
Science--Social aspects--China--History
Technology--China--History
Technology--Social aspects--China--History
China--Civilization
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #85
ISBN0824813340LCCN91-4437OCLC23015713