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Cultures of knowledge : technology in Chinese history
Looking at knowledge transmission as a cultural feature, this book isolates and examines the individual factors that affect knowledge in the making and created uniquely Chinese cultures of knowledge.Expand
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Fine structure of chemosensitive cells (glomus caroticum) in tissue culture
SummaryCells of the carotid body of both embryonic and 1 to 2-d-old rabbits were cultured in monolayer in primary tissue culture. The cells grew in their original association of type I and type IIExpand
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Cytochemical localization of alkaline phosphatase in the cell membrane ofDictyostelium discoideum amebae
SummaryWe demonstrated that alkaline phosphatase was localized on the cell membrane ofDictyostelium discoideum amebae and on isolated plasma membranes. The enzyme activity was specifically inhibitedExpand
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Rice : global networks and new histories
Foreword Giorgio Riello Preface: global networks and new histories of rice Francesca Bray Part I. Purity and Promiscuity: Introduction Francesca Bray 1. Global visions vs local complexity: expertsExpand
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工开万物:17世纪中国的知识与技术 = The crafting of the 10000 things : knowledge and technology in seventeenth-century China
The last decades of the Ming dynasty, though plagued by chaos and destruction, saw major advances in knowledge and technology. Among the numerous guides and reference books that appeared during thisExpand
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Medical practice and the law in the conflict between traditional belief and empirical evidence: post-mortem caesarean section in the nineteenth century.
Un changement radical est intervenu dans la pensee medicale du XIX e siecle, dans le but de demystifier l'intervention de la cesarienne post-mortem de facon a sauver eventuellement le nouveau ne
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Peripheral matters : selvage/chef-de­piece inscriptions on Chinese silk textiles
Throughout Chinese history, dynastic states time and again inscribed the artifact with product-related information, such as the maker’s, commissioner’s, or owner’s names, or the date and site ofExpand
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Inscribing the Artifact and Inspiring Trust: The Changing Role of Markings in the Ming Era
Inscriptions have mainly been discussed as an important source to aid the analysis of the nature and extent of state control over production and manufacture in Chinese history. This essay takes aExpand
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