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Ho, Peng Yoke 1926-

Overview
Works: 121 works in 403 publications in 2 languages and 4,364 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Other, Editor
Classifications: Q127.C5, 509.51
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Clerks and craftsmen in China and the west: lectures and addresses on the history of science and technology by Joseph Needham( Book )

8 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Li, qi, and shu : an introduction to science and civilization in China by Peng Yoke Ho( Book )

20 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fascinating entree to traditional Chinese concepts permeating every field of mental endeavor from literature to astrology to mathematics. Lengthy discussions of li, qi, shu, yin, yang, wuxing, and yijing. Additional chapters consider Chinese mathematics, astronomy and astrology, alchemy, magic, elixirs, and the search for immortality. A fascinating book for New Agers, students of mathematics, astronomy, the history of science, and anyone interested in Chinese culture
Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( Book )

118 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The volume as a whole covers the subjects of alchemy, early chemistry, and chemical technology
A brief history of chinese medicine by Peng Yoke Ho( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This brief discourse is an introduction to the historical development of medicine in China, whose influence on Korea, Japan and Southeast Asia was profound and even reached far west into the Islamic world. The authors wish to make the interested reader aware of China's rich contribution to the world growth of the medical sciences
The astronomical chapters of the Chin shu by Xuanling Fang( Book )

20 editions published between 1957 and 1967 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concepts of Chinese science and traditional healing arts : a historical review by Peng Yoke Ho( Book )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explorations in Daoism : medicine and alchemy in literature by Peng Yoke Ho( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explorations in Daoism brings together an extraordinary compendium of data on alchemical knowledge in China, describing the methods used for dating important alchemical texts in the Daoist Canon, and reconstructing and translating a number of alchemical texts that exist only in fragments scattered throughout the Canon, as well as in pharmacopoeia and other compendia. Such techniques, explained here for the first time, formed a vital part of the groundwork that went into writing the alchemical sections of Joseph Needham's Science and Civilisation in China series."--Jacket
Chinese mathematical astrology : reaching out to the stars by Peng Yoke Ho( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reminiscence of a roving scholar : science, humanities, and Joseph Needham by Peng Yoke Ho( Book )

8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book presents the unusual career of a scientist of Chinese Malaysian origin, Ho Peng Yoke, who became a humanist and rendered his services to both Eastern and Western intellectual worlds. It describes how Ho adapted to working under changing social and academic environments in Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Hong Kong and England. His activities also covered East Asia, Europe and North America."--Jacket
Lu Yu, the poet-alchemist by Peng Yoke Ho( Book )

7 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern scholarship on the history of Chinese astronomy by Peng Yoke Ho( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Energy efficient engine : acoustic supporting technology report by S. P Lavin( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zhongguo ke ji shi gai lun by Peng Yoke Ho( Book )

6 editions published in 1983 in Chinese and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The swinging pendulum : science in East and West with special reference to China by Peng Yoke Ho( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dao zang, dan fang jian yuan by Peng Yoke Ho( Book )

8 editions published in 1980 in Chinese and Undetermined and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hai na bai chuan : Ke ji fa yuan yu jiao liu shi by Peng Yoke Ho( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in Chinese and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dunhuang can juan Zhan yun qi shu yan jiu by Peng Yoke Ho( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in Chinese and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the dating of Taoist alchemical texts by Peng Yoke Ho( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He Bingyu Zhongguo ke ji shi lun ji = Science and culture in ancient China : selected works of Ho Peng Yoke by Peng Yoke Ho( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in Chinese and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben lun wen ji shou lu le he xian sheng"zhong xi shu xue jia chuan qi","ke ji wen xian ji cun","ke ji shi yu wen xue","yi shu yu chuan tong ke xue de guan xi","li yue se de zhi xue fang fa"deng 28 pian wen zhang
Spagyrical discovery and invention = apparatus, theories and gifts by Joseph Needham( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
He Bin gyu 1926-2014

He Bing yu 1926-

He, Bingyu 1926-

He Bingyu 1926-2014

Ho, P. Y.

Ho, P.Y., 1926-

Ho, Peng Y. 1926-

Ho, Peng Yoke

Ho, Peng-yoke 1926-

Ho Peng Yoke 1926-2014

Ho, Ping-Yü.

Ho, Ping-yü 1926-

Ho Ping-Yü 1926-2014

Peng, Yoke Ho

Peng Yoke Ho 1926-2014

Ping-Yü, Ho

Yoke, Ho Peng

Yoke, Ho Peng 1926-

Yoke Ho Peng 1926-2014

何, 丙郁 1926-

何 丙鬱 1926-2014

何丙郁

何丙郁 1926-

Languages
English (241)

Chinese (38)

Covers
Science and civilisation in ChinaA brief history of chinese medicineExplorations in Daoism : medicine and alchemy in literatureChinese mathematical astrology : reaching out to the starsReminiscence of a roving scholar : science, humanities, and Joseph NeedhamSpagyrical discovery and invention = apparatus, theories and gifts