1-9 of 9 Search Results for

republican-china

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Articles
Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 462154–206 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.2.154
Published: 01 April 2016
..., at customs, and for museum display. By showing ways of appropriating indigenous species in these scientific and cultural activities, this paper exposes intricate associations between biological things and scientific nationalism in Republican China. © 2016 by the Regents of the University of...
Journal Articles
Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 503248–301 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.3.248
Published: 28 May 2020
... with local roots but trained in the United States,3 or the dilemmas faced by Chinese scientists educated at American universities, who then had to decide whether or not to return to China after the 1949 revolution,4 all offer analyses centered on the act of transiting between countries. Each shows how...
Journal Articles
Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 425581–589 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.5.581
Published: 01 November 2012
... before its fall to republican revolutionaries in 1911, the government of China s last imperial dynasty attempted to implement democratic and progressive reforms, all of which were predicated on knowing how many people were included in the 4. For recent studies on late imperial Chinese statecraft, see...
Journal Articles
Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2011; 4111–40 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2011.41.1.1
Published: 01 February 2011
... extended, would help explain the distinct manifestations of modern science in China and Saudi Arabia. Connecting imagery with exact reasoning, currently receiving much atten- tion, is not a new project.4 It recalls, for example, George Sarton s view, expressed in his early obsession with Leonardo, that art...
Journal Articles
Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2007; 372479–492 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2007.37.2.479
Published: 01 March 2007
... be natural intellectual hierarchies. Part I, Mental abilities and Republican cultures, shows how the language of talents and the associated philosophical ideas concerning the nature of the mind influenced the social, political, and bureaucratic structures of nascent American and French republics...
Journal Articles
Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2004; 35195–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2004.35.1.95
Published: 01 September 2004
... biological sciences at Stanford. This was the Cold War. Russia s blockade of East Berlin and successful development of an atomic bomb, Mao s take-over in China, and later North Korea s expansion into the south, confirmed for many policy makers that Communism posed a clear and present danger to the free world...
Journal Articles
Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2004; 342339–370 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2004.34.2.339
Published: 01 March 2004
... Republican bankers, businessmen, and industrialists. Prominent in Southern California society, they were, in many cases, the grandsons of the powerbrokers and boosters who engineered the rise of Los Angeles in the late 19th century. The trustees knew each other socially, ties that in some cases went back to...
Journal Articles
Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2002; 3313–31 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2002.33.1.3
Published: 01 September 2002
... relation- ships, including not only the small European countries, but also nations that seem far away from modern life, such as China and even Turkey, whose colony of stu- dents in Germany is four times the Spanish one; that is, [we are] last but two among all the Europeans. 7 6 SÁNCHEZ-RON 8. Joseph S...
Journal Articles