Article ID: CBB000952316

Brief Discussion on the Thought of Agricultural Science Advocated by Confucianists Prior to the Qin Dynasty (2008)


Li, Hui-qin (Author)

Studies in Dialectics of Nature
Volume: 24, no. 7
Issue: 7
Pages: 103-107

Publication Date: 2008
Edition Details: [Translated title.] In Chinese.
Language: Chinese

Chinese agriculture has had long history and accumulated rich productive experience. The thought of agricultural science summarized by Confucianists prior to the Qin dynasty which mainly contained:plant crops according to soil,act on the laws of nature,harness soil in order to bumper harvest,apply fertilizer properlyetc, is valuable for us to cherish. The scientific factors contained in it can still give us much enlightening.


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Authors & Contributors
Zhijun Zhao
Yongjun Cho
Jun Wenren
Paramore, Kiri
Yang, Xiaoming
Yang, Chang-wei
Guangxi Minzu Xueyuan Xuebao
Journal of Dialectics of Nature
Chinese Annals of History of Science and Technology
Ziran Kexueshi Yanjiu (Studies in the History of Natural Sciences)
Medical History
Korean Journal of Medical History
University of California, Los Angeles
Institute of History and Philology, Academia Sinica
Princeton University
East Asia, civilization and culture
Cross-cultural interaction; cultural influence
Wang, Honghan
Ricci, Matteo
Qian, Daxin
Qi, Junzao
Mo, Di
Time Periods
Zhou dynasty (China, 1122-221 B.C.)
Qin dynasty (China, 221-207 B.C.)
Han dynasty (China, 202 B.C.-220 A.D.)
18th century
Shang dynasty (China, ca. 1766-1027 B.C.)
Yellow River (China)
Jesuits (Society of Jesus)

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