"...another valuable book from Lloyd..." Roger French, Isis
"This book will be of great value to cultural and religious historians as well as to scholars of Greek and Chinese cosmology." Linda L. Lam-Easton, Religious Studies Review
Did science and philosophy develop differently in ancient Greece and ancient China? A series of detailed studies relate the science produced in each ancient civilization first to the values of the society in question and then to the institutions within which the scientists and philosophers worked.