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Social history

 Subject
Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

 Series

Documents relating to Joseph Needham's paper entitled 'The Past in China's Present: A Cultural, Social and Philosophical Background for Contemporary China', 1958 - 1966-05-26

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/362
Scope and Contents

The paper was published in two parts in the 'Centennial Review of Arts and Sciences', (Spring and Summer, 1960) and in French translation in 'Comprendre'.

Dates: 1958 - 1966-05-26
 Series

Economic and Social History 1, 1944-01-05 - 1992-05-03

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/350
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1944-01-05 - 1992-05-03
 Series

Economic and Social History 2, 1942-09-16 - 1992

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/351
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1942-09-16 - 1992
 Series

Economic and Social History 3, 1943-10-23 - 1990-01-29

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/352
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1943-10-23 - 1990-01-29
 Series

Economic and social history: Comparison with Amerindian Cultures, 1950 - 1991-08-15

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/360
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1950 - 1991-08-15
 Series

Economic and social history: Comparison with Central Asia, 1950 - 1969

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/355
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1950 - 1969
 Series

Economic and social history: Comparison with Europe, 1931 - 1992

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/354
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1931 - 1992
 Series

Economic and social history: Comparison with India and Ceylon, 1945 - 1990

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/358
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1945 - 1990
 Series

Economic and social history: Comparison with Islam, 1945 - 1984-08-29

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/359
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1945 - 1984-08-29
 Series

Economic and social history: Comparison with Japan, 1949-01-20 - 1979

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/356
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1949-01-20 - 1979
 Series

Economic and social history: Comparison with the Ancient Near East and Africa, 1949-03-31 - 1979

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/357
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1949-03-31 - 1979
 Sub-Series

Field notebooks (numbered), 1818 - 1846

Reference Code: GBR/590/ADSW/01/01
Dates: 1818 - 1846
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some of these records are fragile- access may only be possible with support from specialist staff. Please seek guidance.
 Series

Joseph Needham's paper, 'Correlations and Contradictions at the Social Level', written at Wuyao, Yunnan, China, September 1944, 1944 - 1959

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/363
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1944 - 1959
 Series

Journals and Sketchbooks, 1818 - 1846

Reference Code: GBR/590/ADSW/01
Dates: 1818 - 1846
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some of these records are fragile- access may only be possible with support from specialist staff. Please seek guidance.
 Fonds

Personal Papers of Jane Catherine Gamble, 1783 - 1884

Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Gamble
Scope and Contents

The papers comprise Jane Gamble's own writings, including her literary compositions; her business papers and related correspondence and also a collection of letters, mementoes and artefacts preserved by her.

Dates: 1783 - 1884

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