Article ID: CBB000701100

A study on the scientific skepticism and critical spirit of Chu Tsai-Yu's equal temperament scale (2006)


Wu, Hongya (Author)

Kexue Jishu yu Bianzhengfa (Science, Technology, and Dialectics)
Volume: 23, no. 1
Issue: 1
Pages: 88-111

Publication Date: 2006
Edition Details: [Translated title.] In Chinese.
Language: Chinese

Description Chu discovered the twelve-tone equal temperament scale (hsin fa mi li).

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Authors & Contributors
Bellissima, Fabio
Bayuk, Dimitri A.
Cho, Gene J. T.
Wu, Hongya
Guan, Xiao-wu
Restle, Conny
Bollettino di Storia delle Scienze Matematiche
Science in Context
Studies in Dialectics of Nature
Nei Menggu Shifan Daxue Xuebao (Ziran Kexue Ban)
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
Estudios Clásicos, Órgano de la Sociedad Española de Estudios Clásicos
Edwin Mellen Press
New York University
State University of New York at Binghamton
University of Chicago
Carocci Editore
Music theory
Musical scales; temperament
East Asia, civilization and culture
Musical instruments
Zarlino, Gioseffo
Odoyevskiy, Vladimir
Chu, Tsai-Yu
Helmholtz, Hermann Ludwig Ferdinand von
Time Periods
16th century
19th century
17th century

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