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Hong Kong Baptist University Hong Kong Baptist University Library

Exhibition Online: Chinese Wartime Science through the Lens of Joseph Needham


Exhibition: 22 / 1 - 23 / 2 / 2018
Opening Ceremony: 22 / 1 / 2018 3:40pm @ HKBU Library
Public Lecture: 22 / 1 / 2018 4 pm @ Dr. & Mrs. Hung Hin-shiu Lecture Theatre (SCM012), G/F., Jockey Club School of Chinese Medicine Building
  Title: 李約瑟的”中國科技文明史”對今天科技史研究的影響與意義
  Speaker: Prof. Angela Ki Che LEUNG 梁其姿教授
Director and Chair Professor of History 講座教授(歷史)
Joseph Needham – Philip Mao Professor 李約瑟-毛奇文基金教授
Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences University of Hong Kong 香港大學 香港人文社會研究所所長


Department of History, HKBU

Needham Research Institute - Cambridge

Joseph Needham Foundation for Science & Civilisation

About the Exhibition


The Hong Kong Baptist University Library, in collaboration with the Joseph Needham Foundation for Science & Civilisation and Department of History presents the exhibition “Chinese Wartime Science through the Lens of Joseph Needham” from 22 January – 23 February, 2018.

The exhibition features 11 boards and a short video for viewers to gain an understanding of the life of Dr. Joseph Needham (1900-1995) and his contribution to the history of science and technology in China.

Library Collection

Exhibition Highlights