Modern Science in China Book Review by ResearchRiter

Modern Science in China
A review of Benjamin A. Elman's "A Cultural History of Modern Science in China".
# 124525 | 1,500 words | 16 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in History (Asian) , Asian Studies (General)


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This paper provides a book review of Benjamin A. Elman's "A Cultural History of Modern Science in China". The review offers Elman's thesis and main points, a summary of the author's work, and a critique of the overall value of the book on the rise of modern science in China.

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"In Benjamin A. Elman's "A Cultural History of Modern Science in China", the author demonstrates how during the last three hundred years of imperial history, science was at the forefront of politics and intellectual concerns in China. Knowing this history, Elman believes we can better understand the meaning of science in China today. Examining the blending of natural learning that occurred from ...s to ... with events..."

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Modern Science in China (2008, December 01) Retrieved April 21, 2021, from https://www.academon.com/book-review/modern-science-in-china-124525/

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"Modern Science in China" 01 December 2008. Web. 21 April. 2021. <https://www.academon.com/book-review/modern-science-in-china-124525/>

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