China Voyager : Gist Gee's Life in Science book cover
SAVE
$9.99
1st Edition

China Voyager
Gist Gee's Life in Science





ISBN 9781563246753
Published November 30, 1995 by Routledge
320 Pages

 
SAVE ~ $9.99
was $49.95
USD $39.96

Prices & shipping based on shipping country


Preview

Book Description

A biography of an important but little-known American scientist that evokes the issues of religious and secular beliefs and the evolution of Chinese scientific and educational institutions during the early 1900s.

Table of Contents

    1 A Problem and Its Solution, 1921 Part I 2 South Carolina Origins, 1876-1901 3 Western Education in China: Reformers and Missionaries, 1860-1901 4 Teaching Science in Suzhou: Dongwu University, 1901-1920 Part II 5 Mid-Life Changes, 1920-1923 6 Rockefeller Adviser in Beijing, 1922-1927 7 Bicultural Science in Beijing: Organizer and Researcher, 1924-1929 8 End of a Program, 1927-1932 9 New York, 1932-1935 Part III 10 Closing the Circle, 1935-1937

    ...
    View More