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The scientific revolution

Author: Lisa T Sarasohn
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, ©2006.
Series: Problems in European civilization.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa T Sarasohn
ISBN: 0618052437 9780618052431
OCLC Number: 60493963
Description: xviii, 234 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: I. The Master Narrative Edwin Arthur Burtt, The Metaphysical Foundations of Modern Physical Science, 1924 A. Rupert Hall, The Scientific Revolution 1500-1800: The Formation of the Modern Scientific Attitude, 1954 Alexandre Koyre, From the Closed World to the Infinite Universe, 1957 Richard S. Westfall, The Construction of Modern Science: Mechanisms and Mechanics, 1971 II. Science and Religion S. F. Mason, The Scientific Revolution and the Protestant Reformation Barbara Shapiro, Latitudinarianism and Science in Seventeenth-Century England, 1968 Robert S. Westman, The Copernicans and the Churches, 1986 Margaret J. Osler, Baptizing Epicurean Atomism: Pierre Gassendi on the Immortality of the Soul, 1985 III. Science and Society Edgar Zilsel, The Origins of William Gilber's Scientific Method, 1941 Thomas S. Kuhn, The Copernican Revolution: Planetary Astronomy in the History of Western Thought, 1957 Steven Shapin and Simon Schaffer, Leviathan and the Air-Pump: Hobbes, Boyle and the Experimental Life, 1985 Mario Biagioli, Galileo, Courtier: The Practice of Science in the Culture of Absolutism, 1993 IV. Outside the Tradition William Eamon, Science and the Secrets of Nature: Books of Secrets in Medieval and Early Modern Culture, 1994 Paula Findlen, Possessing Nature: Museums, Collecting and Scientific Culture in Early Modern Italy, 1994 Sara Schechner Genuth, Comets, Popular Culture, and the Birth of Modern Cosmology, 1997 V. Did Women Have a Scientific Revolution? Carolyn Merchant, The Death of Nature: Women, Ecology and the Scientific Revolution, 1980 Lisa T. Sarasohn, A Science Turned Upside Down: Feminism and the Natural Philosophy of Margaret Cavendish, 1984 Londa Schiebinger, The Mind Has No Sex? Women and the Origins of Modern Science, 1989 VI. Was There a Scientific Revolution? I. Bernard Cohen, Revolution in Science, 1985 Roy Porter, The Scientific Revolution: A Spoke in the Wheel?, 1986 Betty Jo Teeter Dobbs, Newton as Final Cause and First Mover, 1994 Peter Dear, The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy: Toward a Heuristic Narrative for the Scientific Revolution, 1998
Series Title: Problems in European civilization.
Responsibility: edited with an introduction by Lisa T. Sarasohn.


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