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Lu, Gwei-Djen

Overview
Works: 98 works in 258 publications in 3 languages and 2,617 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources 
Roles: Author, Other, Contributor, Publishing director, Editor
Classifications: Q127.C5, 509.51
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Gwei-Djen Lu
 
Most widely held works by Gwei-Djen Lu
Clerks and craftsmen in China and the west: lectures and addresses on the history of science and technology by Joseph Needham( Book )
7 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( )
52 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The latest volume in Joseph Needham's magisterial revelation of China's premodern and technological traditions introduces medicine. Five essays are included by Joseph Needham and Lu Gwei-djen, edited and expanded upon by the editor, Nathan Sivin. Professor Sivin's introduction discusses the essays and surveys recent scholarship across the world
Celestial lancets : a history and rationale of acupuncture and moxa by Gwei-Djen Lu( Book )
17 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using modern knowledge to shed light on ancient techniques, this text examines two of the earliest therapeutic techniques of Chinese medicine: acupuncture and moxibustion. Acupuncture is the implantation of very thin needles into subcutaneous connective tissue and muscle at a great number of different points on the body's surface; moxibustion is the burning of Artemisia tinder (moxa) either directly on the skin or just above it. For 2500 years the Chinese have used both techniques to relieve pain and to heal a wide variety of illnesses and malfunctions. Providing a full historical account of a
Trans-Pacific echoes and resonances : listening once again by Joseph Needham( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and Spanish and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This monograph is a review of the present state of knowledge of the relationships and consequences of over 25 centuries of interactions between the Amerindian and Asean Circum-Pacific regions. A fascinating, special case of previous work by two Asianists on similar themes of the Euro-Asian Continental land mass, providing the theoretical framework within which the complexities of cultural cross-pattern are studied. The subjects dicussed individually begin with the elements of recording and writing, continuing through the arts, religion, folklore and an eventual examination of the natural scienc
Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( Book )
12 editions published between 1971 and 1987 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and civilisation in China. Chemistry and chemical technology. Part 2 by Joseph Needham( Book )
11 editions published between 1974 and 1997 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( Book )
7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spagyrical discovery and invention = magisteries of gold and immortality by Joseph Needham( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zai ci ling ting da yang liang an di gong ming : hui gu kua yue Taiping yang di wen hua ke xue jiao liu by Joseph Needham( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in Chinese and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( Book )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zhen jiu : li shi yu li lun by Gwei-Djen Lu( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in Chinese and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chemistry and chemical technology by Joseph Needham( Book )
5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( Book )
in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( Book )
in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and civilisation in China by Joseph Needham( Book )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Hall of Heavenly Records : Korean astronomical instruments and clocks, 1380-1780 by Joseph Needham( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gwei-djen, Lu
Gwei-Djen Lu 1904-1991
Lu Gwei-Djen
Lu Gwei-Djen 1904-1991
Lu, Kuei-chen
Lu Kuei-chen 1904-1991
鲁桂珍
Languages
English (154)
Chinese (11)
Spanish (1)
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