Jami, Catherine

The emperor's new mathematics : Western learning and imperial authority during the Kangxi Reign (1662-1722) / Catherine Jami. - 1st edition - Oxford : Oxford University Press, c2012. - xv, 436 pages : illustrations ; 26 centimetres.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 395-420) and index.

9780199601400 (hbk.) : £60.00 0199601402 (hbk.) : £60.00

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Mathematics--History--China--17th century.
Mathematics--History--China--18th century.
Science--History--China--17th century.
Science--History--China--18th century.


China--History--Kangxi, 1662-1722
China--Civilization--Western influences