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Author Gosling, David L., 1939-

Title Science and the Indian tradition : when Einstein met Tagore / David L. Gosling
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 186 pages) : illustrations
Series India in the modern world ; 3
India in the modern world ; 3
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Science in India's intellectual renaissance -- 3. Tradition redefined -- 4. Worldviews in encounter -- 5. Relativity and beyond -- 6. Indian science comes of age -- 7. An investigation into the beliefs of Indian scientists -- 8. How clear is reason's stream? -- 9. Looking to the future
Summary Charting an important process in modern Indian history, this book gives an in-depth assessment of the introduction of Westen science into India
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-182) and index
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Subject Religion and Science.
Science -- history.
History, 19th Century.
History, 20th Century.
Religion and science -- India -- History -- 19th century
Religion and science -- India -- History -- 20th century
Science -- India -- History -- 19th century
Science -- India -- History -- 20th century
Civilization -- European influences.
Intellectual life.
Religion and science.
SCIENCE -- Philosophy & Social Aspects.
Science.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Social Aspects.
India -- Civilization -- European influences.
India -- Intellectual life -- 19th century
India -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
India.
India.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203961889
9780203961889