Overview

Joseph Needham

(1900—1995) biochemist and historian


Related Overviews

Sir Frederick Gowland Hopkins (1861—1947) biochemist

J. B. S. Haldane (1892—1964) geneticist

Lancelot Hogben (1895—1975) biologist

J. D. Bernal (1901—1971) physicist

See all related overviews in Oxford Index » »

 

'Joseph Needham' can also refer to...

Needham, Joseph

Joseph Needham Tayler (1785—1864) naval officer

Cooper, Joseph Elliott Needham

Needham, Col Joseph George

Needham, Joseph (1900–1995)

Needham, Joseph (1900 - 1995), historian, scientist

NEEDHAM, Joseph (1900–1995)

Needham, Joseph (1900–95)

Joseph Needham (1900–95)

Needham, (Noël) Joseph (Terence Montgomery)

Cooper, Joseph Elliott Needham (1912)

Needham, Noel Joseph Terence Montgomery (1900–95)

Tayler, Joseph Needham (1785–1864), naval officer

Needham, (Noël) Joseph Terence Montgomery (1900–1995), biochemist and historian

Cooper, Joseph Elliott Needham (1912–2001), musician and broadcaster

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

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

Joseph Needham and Robin D. S. Yates. Science and Civilisation in China. Volume 5, Chemistry and Chemical Technology; part 6, Military Technology; Missiles and Sieges. Assisted by Krzysztof Gawlikowski, Edward McEwen, and Wang Ling. New York: Cambridge University Press. 1994. Pp. xxviii, 601. $130.00

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Contemporary History (Post 1945)
  • Philosophy

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(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.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.