The Evolution of Mathematics in Ancient China: From the Newly Discovered Shu and Suan shu shu Bamboo Texts to the Nine Chapters on the Art of Mathematics

  title={The Evolution of Mathematics in Ancient China: From the Newly Discovered Shu and Suan shu shu Bamboo Texts to the Nine Chapters on the Art of Mathematics},
  author={Joseph Warren Dauben},
* © 2014 Joseph W. Dauben. Used with permission. † This article is based on a lecture presented in September of 2012 at the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies at Harvard University, which was based on a lecture first given at National Taiwan Tsinghua University (Hsinchu, Taiwan) in the Spring of 2012. I am grateful to Thomas Lee of National Chiaotung University of Taiwan where I spent the academic year 2012 as Visiting Research Professor at Chiaota’s Institute for Humanities and Social… 
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