Is Chinese Science Really an Exotic Subject?
Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Presented by the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology Section
University of Pennsylvania
Nathan Sivin is Professor of Chinese Culture and of the History of Science Emeritus at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written about all the sciences of ancient China in every period of Chinese history, and about intellectual exchanges between China and Europe. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and an honorary professor at the Chinese Academy of Sciences.