Science & Civilisation in China II: History of Scientific Thought. Joseph Needham.

Science & Civilisation in China II: History of Scientific Thought

Cambridge University Press. 7.7 x 10", reprint of 1956 edition, xxvi, 697 pp., b/w plates 14-20, footnotes, tables 10-21, bibliographies, index, cloth, d.j., Cambridge, 1972. (. Item #33
ISBN: 0521058007

This second volume explores the thought of Confucius, the Taoist school, the doctrines of the Yin-Yang and the Five Elements, the effects of Buddhist thought, and the conception of Laws of Nature in China and the West.

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