By A. Bala

This quantity brings jointly essays from major thinkers to envision what position Asian traditions of data performed within the upward thrust of recent technological know-how in Europe, the results this has for the epistemology of technological know-how, and no matter if pre-modern Asian traditions supplies assets for advancing medical wisdom in future.

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