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Nakayama, Shigeru 1928-

Overview
Works: 155 works in 395 publications in 2 languages and 5,327 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Dictionaries 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Other
Classifications: Q127.J3, 509.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Shigeru Nakayama
The orientation of science and technology a Japanese view by Shigeru Nakayama ( )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shigeru Nakayama has been at the forefront of redirecting conventional East Asian science and technology, arguing that 'orientation of science' refers not only to the direction of science but also implies a turning to Eastern science. Recently, he has been arguing for implementation of a 'Service Science', linked to rights and needs of mankind
Chinese science; explorations of an ancient tradition by Shigeru Nakayama ( Book )
9 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of Japanese astronomy; Chinese background and Western impact by Shigeru Nakayama ( Book )
8 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science, technology and society in contemporary Japan by Morris Low ( Book )
14 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book explores the dynamic relationship between science, technology and Japanese society, examining how it has contributed to economic growth and national well-being. It presents a synthesis of recent debates by juxtaposing competing views about the role and direction of science, technology and medical care in Japan. This is an ideal introductory text for students in the sociology of science and technology, the history and philosophy of science, and Japanese studies."--BOOK JACKET
Granting the Seasons the Chinese astronomical reform of 1280, with a study of its many dimensions and a translation of its records : Shou shih li cong kao by Nathan Sivin ( )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
China's most sophisticated system of computational astronomy was created for a Mongol emperor who could neither read nor write Chinese, to celebrate victory over China after forty years of devastating war. This book explains how and why, and reconstructs the observatory and the science that made it possible
Science and society in modern Japan : selected historical sources by Shigeru Nakayama ( Book )
20 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Academic and scientific traditions in China, Japan, and the West by Shigeru Nakayama ( Book )
8 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A social history of science and technology in contemporary Japan ( Book )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science, technology, and society in postwar Japan by Shigeru Nakayama ( Book )
7 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kinsei kagaku shisō by Shigeru Nakayama ( Book )
10 editions published between 1971 and 1993 in Japanese and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Granting the seasons the Chinese astronomical reform of 1280, with a study of its many dimensions and a translation of its records by Nathan Sivin ( )
9 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduction -- Astronomical reform and occupation politics -- Orientation -- The project : origins and process -- The astronomers -- The observatory and its instruments -- The records -- Evaluation of the Season-granting system -- Canon of the Season-granting system -- Appendix A: The instruments of Kuo Shou-ching -- Appendix B: The account of conduct of Kuo Shou-ching -- Appendix C: Technical terms
Noguchi Hideyo by Shigeru Nakayama ( Book )
11 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Characteristics of scientific development in Japan by Shigeru Nakayama ( Book )
6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bakumatsu no yōgaku ( Book )
6 editions published in 1984 in Japanese and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nihon no tenmongaku : Seiyō ninshiki no senpei by Shigeru Nakayama ( Book )
10 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in Japanese and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tsūshi Nihon no kagaku gijutsu = The social history of science & technology in contemporary Japan ( Book )
10 editions published in 1995 in Japanese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Minkangaku jiten ( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in Japanese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Minkangaku jiten ( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in Japanese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teikoku daigaku no tanjō : kokusai hikaku no naka de no Tōdai by Shigeru Nakayama ( Book )
5 editions published in 1978 in Japanese and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nihon no gijutsuryoku : sengoshi to tenbō ( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in Japanese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Nakayama, Shigeru, 1928-
Shigeru Nakayama.
Shigeru, Nakayama, 1928-
ナカヤマ, シゲル, 1928-
中山 茂, 1928-
中山茂, 1928-
南博, 1928-
Languages
English (96)
Japanese (63)
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