Tag Archives: Technology

Gold and Silver in Imperial China

A review of Gold and Silver Production in Imperial China: Technological choices in their social-economic and environmental settings, by Liu Siran. Liu Siran’s thesis presents…

Technology, Labor & Bodies in Victorian Culture

A review of The Body Machinic: Technology, Labor, and Mechanized Bodies in Victorian Culture, by Jessica Kuskey. Using a historical materialist approach, Jessica Kuskey examines…

Buddhists Discuss Science in Modern China

A review of Buddhists Discuss Science in Modern China (1895-1949), by ERIK J HAMMERSTROM.  Buddhists Discuss Science in Modern China is an innovative and fascinating exploration of the many…