Date: 12 Jul 2017 (Wednesday)

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New Book by Staff (12 July )

學者新作 (7月12日)

 
The system of nature. The collaborative knowledge culture of eighteenth-century botany
ISBN:978-3-412-50739-8
 
Author: Dr Bettina Dietz, Associate Professor of Department of History
作者:歷史系副教授狄天霞博士
 
This book investigates the participatory architecture of eighteenth-century botany and, as a consequence, its collaborative publication system and form of authorship. Due to the ever increasing and potentially infinite need for information of Linnaean botany, authors – Linnaeus himself but others as well -- had to rely on aggregating information from a large number of contributors and readers in order to continuously complete and correct their works. Botany’s iterative publication mode relied on the principle of publishing early and often. As a result, books were co-produced in the framework of a collaborative publication system that shaped the botanical author as a “composite”.
 


《恆與變之間-1949年以來的中國基督教史論集》
ISBN:978-9-881-42105-0
 
Chief Editor: Dr Wong Man-kong, Associate Professor of Department of History
主編:歷史系副教授黃文江博士
 
本論文集以「1949年後的中國基督教」為題,彙集海內外學者共22篇學術論文,內容涵蓋「通論」、「政教關係」、「區域視野」、「教育」、「人物、思想研究」及「香港」六個領域,書寫基督教於學術、社會、教會內等等各種演變與抉擇。