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Title Science in contemporary China / edited by Leo A. Orleans, with the assistance of Caroline Davidson
Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 1980

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Description xxxii, 599 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Science in China's past / Nathan Sivin -- Science policy and organization / Richard P. Suttmeier -- Pure and applied mathematics / Saunders Mac Lane -- Physics / Nicolaas Bloembergen -- Technical note on high energy physics / L.C.L. Yuan -- Chemistry / John D. Baldeschwieler -- Astronomy / Leo Goldberg -- Geography / Clifton W. Pannell -- Earth Sciences / Edward C.T. Chao -- Meteorology / Richard J. Reed -- Fisheries, aquaculture, and oceanography -- Basic biomedical research / H.M. Temin -- Biomedical research : clinical and public health aspects / Myron E. Wegman -- Plant breeding and genetics / Jack R. Harlan -- Plant protection / Robert L. Metcalf & Arthur Kelman -- Animal sciences / Thomas B. Wiens -- Note on agricultural mechanization / Leo A. Orleans -- Engineering / Chang-Lin Tien -- Energy / Vaclav Smil -- Electronics / Bohdan O. Szuprowicz -- Environmental science / Baruch Boxer -- Social sciences -- Appendixes Major speeches at the National Science Conference, March 18-24, 1978. Research institutes under the Chinese Academy of Science. Science and engineering Societies. Key institutions of higher education. Scientific and technical journals
Notes Maps on lining papers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Includes index
Subject Research -- China.
Science and state -- China.
Science -- China -- History.
Science -- China.
Social sciences -- China.
Technology -- China.
Science.
China.
Author Davidson, Caroline.
Orleans, Leo A.
LC no. 79065178
ISBN 0804710783