Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword or section
Like this
4Activity

Table Of Contents

The foundation charter
The role of astronomy
The problem of the calendar
The structure of an astronomical system
Calendrical astronomy under the Han
Astronomy, cosmography and instrumentation
The text
The mathematics of the Zhou bi
The calendrical astronomy of the Zhou bi
Instrumentation and observation in the Zhou bi
The cosmography of the Zhou bi
The sections of the Zhou hi
Early external evidence
The formation and closure of the collection
The Zhou bi in the period of division
The Sui shu catalogue
Li Chunfeng and the ten mathematical classics
Later studies
Zhou hi suanjing: translation
THE PREFACE OF ZHAO SHUANG M$L
A. THE BOOK OF SHANG GAO
B. THE BOOK OF CHEN ZI
C. THE SQUARE AND THE CIRCLE
D. THE SEVEN HENG
E. THE SHAPES OF HEAVEN AND EARTH; DAY AND NIGHT
F. THE XUANJI; POLAR AND TROPICAL CONDITIONS
G. THE GRADUATED CIRCLE AND NORTH POLAR DISTANCES
H. THE SHADOW TABLE
I. LUNAR LAG
J. RISING, SETTING AND SEASONS
K. CALENDRICAL CYCLES
References and bibliography
Index
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
ancient china astronomy Zhou bi suan jing

ancient china astronomy Zhou bi suan jing

Ratings: (0)|Views: 213|Likes:
Published by EzgamApe
Astronomy and mathematics in Ancient china
Astronomy and mathematics in Ancient china

More info:

Published by: EzgamApe on Jan 19, 2013
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

11/11/2014

pdf

text

original

You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 6 to 70 are not shown in this preview.
You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 76 to 165 are not shown in this preview.
You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 171 to 172 are not shown in this preview.
You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 178 to 191 are not shown in this preview.
You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 197 to 256 are not shown in this preview.

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
scribd
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->