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Joseph Needham

(1900—1995) biochemist and historian


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S. Irfan Habib and Dhruv Raina, editors. Situating the History of Science: Dialogues with Joseph Needham. New York: Oxford University Press. 1999. Pp. x, 358. $35.00

Joseph Needham. Science and Civilisation in China. Assisted by Lu Gwei-Djen. Edited by Nathan Sivin. New York: Cambridge University Press. 2000. Pp. xviii, 261. $75.00

NEEDHAM, Joseph (1853 - 1920), Anæthetist to third London General Hospital, to King George Hospital, and to the Weir Hospital; a Medical Officer, Board of Education, London County Council, and of Metropolitan Police

Joseph Needham, Christian Daniels, and Nicholas K. Menzies. Science and Civilisation in China; Volume 6, Biology and Biological Technology, part 3: Agro-Industries and Forestry. New York: Cambridge University Press. 1996. Pp. xxvii, 740. $150.00

STERCKX, Roel (born 1969), Joseph Needham Professor of Chinese History, Science and Civilisation, since 2008, and Head, Department of East Asian Studies, since 2014, University of Cambridge (Professor of Chinese, 2007–08); Fellow of Clare College, Cambridge, since 2006

 

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(1900–95)

Noel Joseph Terence Montgomery Needham was born in London on 9 December 1900, the son of Joseph and Alicia Adelaide Needham, and died in Cambridge on 24 March 1995. ...

Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945) — Philosophy.


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