The formation of science in Japan : building a research tradition

This book, focusing on the years 1868-1921, shows how the cultural background of Japanese feudalism combined with selective borrowing of American and European achievements to create a tradition of domestic scientific research. 

This book is available for free via the Ohio State University Knowledge Bank.

Author: 
James R. Bartholomew
Publisher: 
Yale University Press
The formation of science in Japan : building a research tradition
1989