The Resource The emperor's new mathematics : Western learning and imperial authority during the Kangxi Reign (1662-1722), Catherine Jami

The emperor's new mathematics : Western learning and imperial authority during the Kangxi Reign (1662-1722), Catherine Jami

Label
The emperor's new mathematics : Western learning and imperial authority during the Kangxi Reign (1662-1722)
Title
The emperor's new mathematics
Title remainder
Western learning and imperial authority during the Kangxi Reign (1662-1722)
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Jami
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jami explores how the emperor Kangxi solidified the Qing dynasty in 17th-century China through the appropriation of the 'Western learning', and especially the mathematics, of Jesuit missionaries. This text details not only the history of mathematical ideas, but also their political and cultural impact
Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
509.5/1/09032
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q127.C6
LC item number
J36 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Target audience
specialized
Label
The emperor's new mathematics : Western learning and imperial authority during the Kangxi Reign (1662-1722), Catherine Jami
Publication
Note
Coloured maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 395-420) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn774104121
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 496 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191729218
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613422767
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
342276
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37513990
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)774104121
  • oso0191729213

Library Locations

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