The Resource Science in translation : movements of knowledge through cultures and time, Scott L. Montgomery

Science in translation : movements of knowledge through cultures and time, Scott L. Montgomery

Label
Science in translation : movements of knowledge through cultures and time
Title
Science in translation
Title remainder
movements of knowledge through cultures and time
Statement of responsibility
Scott L. Montgomery
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Montgomery, Scott L
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q124
LC item number
.M66 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
  • Sciences
  • Littérature
  • Langage
  • Transmission
  • Histoire
  • Sciences
  • Sciences
  • Science
  • Science
  • Natuurwetenschappen
  • Vertalingen
  • Kennisoverdracht
  • Sciences
  • Sciences
  • Sciences
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
Label
Science in translation : movements of knowledge through cultures and time, Scott L. Montgomery
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-315) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: transfers of learning, questions of influence -- The heavens through time and space: a history of translating astronomy in the West -- The era of Roman translation: from Greek science to medieval manuscript -- Astronomy in the East: the Syriac and Persian-Indian conversions -- The formation of Arabic science, eighth through tenth centuries: translation and the creation of intellectual traditions -- Era of transfer into Latin: transformations of the medieval cosmos -- Science in the non-western world: levels of adaptation -- Record of recent matters: translations and the origins of modern Japanese science -- Japanese science in the making: of texts and translators -- The contemporary context: realities of change and difference -- Issues and examples for the study of scientific translation today -- Conclusions: gained in translation
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 325 pages
Isbn
9780226534817
Lccn
99053389
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42682849
  • (OCoLC)ocm42682849
Label
Science in translation : movements of knowledge through cultures and time, Scott L. Montgomery
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-315) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: transfers of learning, questions of influence -- The heavens through time and space: a history of translating astronomy in the West -- The era of Roman translation: from Greek science to medieval manuscript -- Astronomy in the East: the Syriac and Persian-Indian conversions -- The formation of Arabic science, eighth through tenth centuries: translation and the creation of intellectual traditions -- Era of transfer into Latin: transformations of the medieval cosmos -- Science in the non-western world: levels of adaptation -- Record of recent matters: translations and the origins of modern Japanese science -- Japanese science in the making: of texts and translators -- The contemporary context: realities of change and difference -- Issues and examples for the study of scientific translation today -- Conclusions: gained in translation
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 325 pages
Isbn
9780226534817
Lccn
99053389
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42682849
  • (OCoLC)ocm42682849

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