Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 10:00am

Williams Hall, Room 741

Professor Emeritus Nathan Sivin will discuss the categories of "Chinese science" and "science in China" in historiography and in history. In preparation, please read Professor Sivin's essay "Why the Scientific Revolution Did Not Take Place in China—or Didn't It?” This essay was first published in Chinese Science, 1982, 5: 45-66, and revised 2005.8.24