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The Resource A cultural history of modern science in China, Benjamin A. Elman

A cultural history of modern science in China, Benjamin A. Elman

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A cultural history of modern science in China
Title
A cultural history of modern science in China
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin A. Elman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In A Cultural History of Modern Science in China, Elman has retold the story of the Jesuit impact on late imperial China, circa 1600-1800, and the Protestant era in early modern China from the 1840s to 1900 in a concise and accessible form ideal for the classroom
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Elman, Benjamin A.
Dewey number
509.51/0903
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
Q127.C5
LC item number
E46 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New histories of science, technology, and medicine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Jesuiten
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE / History
  • Science
  • Technology
  • China
  • Missionsgesellschaft
  • Darwinismus
  • Wissenschaft
  • Naturwissenschaften
  • Natuurwetenschappen
  • Techniek
  • China
  • Science
  • Chine
  • Technologie
  • Chine
  • China
Label
A cultural history of modern science in China, Benjamin A. Elman
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Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-283) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
461064872
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 308 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674036482
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.4159/9780674036482
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvjj2zqb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)461064872
Label
A cultural history of modern science in China, Benjamin A. Elman
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-283) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
461064872
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 308 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674036482
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.4159/9780674036482
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvjj2zqb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)461064872

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