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THE HISTORY OF WORLD CALENDARS AND CALENDAR-MAKING
  • 저자NHA IL-SEONG, WAYNE ORCHISTON, F. RICHARD STEPHENSON
  • 발행2017-08-31
  • 판형210mm*297mm
  • 쪽수204쪽
  • ISBN978-89-6850-188-3(93440)
  • 가격30,000원

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PREFACE
ORGANISING COMMITTEES
CONFERENCE PHOTOGRAPH
LIST OF PARTICIPANTS
A SELECTION OF PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE CONFERENCE 

 

PART 1: INTRODUCTORY LECTURES


- Why was the Chiljeong-san Calendar needed in the early Joseon Dynasty?  / NHA Il-Seong
- Highlights of science of the Joseon Dynasty as viewed by a Western scholar / F. Richard STEPHENSON 

 

PART 2: CALENDARS


- Restoration of Datong-li and Shixian-li Almanacs from the Joseon Dynasty of Korea / NHA Sarah L., LEE Jung Bok, PARK Won-Tae, KIM Tae-Whan and NHA Il-Seong
- Researching ancient Vietnamese Calendars / LÊ Thành Lân and NGUYỄN Thị Trường
- Astronomical records in Vietnamese historical sources and the Vietnamese luni-solar calendar  / Akira OKAZAKI
- The Thai Lunar Calendar and its proposed adjustment /  Siramas KOMONJINDA, Adisak SUKWISOOT and Arthit LAPHIRATTANAKUL
- The Māori Calendar of New Zealand: a chronological perspective / Wayne ORCHISTON and Darunee Lingling ORCHISTON
- A comparative study of the Chinese Huihui-lifa and the Korean Chiljeongsan Oepyeon Calendars: focusing on the date-conversion algorithm / LEE Eun Hee
- The Datong-li Calendar and its Almanac in Korea / Ki-Won LEE, Young Sook AHN and Byeong-Hee MIHN
- Why did Deepavali move by a month in Singapore in 2009? Computing Deepavali (Nakara Chaturdashi) and Diwali (Laksmi
Puja) around the World / Helmer ASLAKSEN and Olivier BELTRAMI
- Description of World Calendars in Zījes compiled in Medieval India / S.M. Razaullah ANSARI
- Adoption of the Gregorian Calendar among European countries / Jerzy M. KREINER and Greg STACHOWSKI
- The problem of the Date Line in Medieval Jewish sources /  Sacha STERN

PART 3: APPLICATIONS


- Analysis of solar eclipse records during the first half of the Joseon Dynasty / F. Richard STEPHENSON
- The great An Family: calendar-makers in seventeenth to nineteenth century Korea / NHA Sarah L., OH Yong-Hae, OH Wan-Tak and NHA Il-Seong
- The debate over the theory of precession in Late Ming and Early Qing China / WANG Guangchao
- Indianized astronomy in Asia / Yukio ÔHASHI
- Calendrical calculations and the interest of astronomers in the history of astronomy: a glance at Paris Observatory Library and Archives / Matthieu HUSSON and Suzanne DÉBARBAT
- The 28-Xiu constellations in East Asian calendars and analysis of their observation dates / Tsuko NAKAMURA 

 

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