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The Resource The Circulation of Knowledge Between Britain, India and China : the Early-Modern World to the Twentieth Century

The Circulation of Knowledge Between Britain, India and China : the Early-Modern World to the Twentieth Century

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The Circulation of Knowledge Between Britain, India and China : the Early-Modern World to the Twentieth Century
Title
The Circulation of Knowledge Between Britain, India and China
Title remainder
the Early-Modern World to the Twentieth Century
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In The Circulation of Knowledge Between Britain, India and China, twelve scholars examine how knowledge, things and people moved within, and between, the East and the West from the early modern period to the twentieth century
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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1950-
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Lightman, Bernard V.
Dewey number
303.4830903
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
Q126.8 .C56 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • McOuat, Gordon
  • Stewart, Larry
Series statement
Knowledge Infrastructure and Knowledge Economy
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  • Discoveries in science
  • Communication in science
  • Science
  • Science
  • Science
  • Knowledge, Sociology of
  • Enlightenment
  • SCIENCE
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Communication in science
  • Discoveries in science
  • Enlightenment
  • Knowledge, Sociology of
  • Science
  • China
  • Europe
  • Great Britain
  • India
Label
The Circulation of Knowledge Between Britain, India and China : the Early-Modern World to the Twentieth Century
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface: The Dalhousie University James Dinwiddie Collection; Acknowledgements; List of Contributors; List of Illustrations; Introduction; Part One Circulating Knowledge: James Dinwiddie in China, India, and Britain; The Spectacle of Experiment: Instruments of Circulation, from Dumfries to Calcutta and Back; "Bungallee House set on fire by Galvanism": Natural and Experimental Philosophy as Public Science in a Colonial Metropolis (1794-1806); From Calcutta to London: James Dinwiddie's Galvanic Circuits; Part Two Circulation Beyond Dinwiddie
  • Bringing Eastern Science to the West: Portuguese Voyages of Intellectual DiscoveryAnthologizing the Book of Nature: The Origins of the Scientific Journal and Circulation of Knowledge in Late Georgian Britain; Between Calcutta and Kew: The Divergent Circulation and Production of Hortus Bengalensis and Flora Indica; Part Three The Circulation of Evolution, Geology, and Antiquities in China; Knowledge Across Borders: The Early Communication of Evolution in China; Circulating Material Objects: The International Controversy Over Antiquities and Fossils in Twentieth-Century China
  • Going with the Flow: Chinese Geology, International Scientific Meetings and Knowledge CirculationPart Four Building Science in Modern India; How May We Study Science and the State in Postcolonial India?; A Western Scientist in an Eastern Context: J.B.S. Haldane's Involvement in Indian Science; Part Five Conclusion; Translation as Method: Implications for History of Science; Index
Control code
851972497
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (361 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004244412
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/9789004251410
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851972497
Label
The Circulation of Knowledge Between Britain, India and China : the Early-Modern World to the Twentieth Century
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface: The Dalhousie University James Dinwiddie Collection; Acknowledgements; List of Contributors; List of Illustrations; Introduction; Part One Circulating Knowledge: James Dinwiddie in China, India, and Britain; The Spectacle of Experiment: Instruments of Circulation, from Dumfries to Calcutta and Back; "Bungallee House set on fire by Galvanism": Natural and Experimental Philosophy as Public Science in a Colonial Metropolis (1794-1806); From Calcutta to London: James Dinwiddie's Galvanic Circuits; Part Two Circulation Beyond Dinwiddie
  • Bringing Eastern Science to the West: Portuguese Voyages of Intellectual DiscoveryAnthologizing the Book of Nature: The Origins of the Scientific Journal and Circulation of Knowledge in Late Georgian Britain; Between Calcutta and Kew: The Divergent Circulation and Production of Hortus Bengalensis and Flora Indica; Part Three The Circulation of Evolution, Geology, and Antiquities in China; Knowledge Across Borders: The Early Communication of Evolution in China; Circulating Material Objects: The International Controversy Over Antiquities and Fossils in Twentieth-Century China
  • Going with the Flow: Chinese Geology, International Scientific Meetings and Knowledge CirculationPart Four Building Science in Modern India; How May We Study Science and the State in Postcolonial India?; A Western Scientist in an Eastern Context: J.B.S. Haldane's Involvement in Indian Science; Part Five Conclusion; Translation as Method: Implications for History of Science; Index
Control code
851972497
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (361 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004244412
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/9789004251410
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851972497

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