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Discoveries and opinions of Galileo, tr
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Galileo Galilei
Categories: Astronomy
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher:

Metaphysics and Philosophy of Science in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries
Language: en
Pages: 364
Authors: R.S. Woolhouse
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The essays in this collection have been written for Gerd Buchdahl, by colleagues, students and friends, and are self-standing pieces of original research which
Evidence of God
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: Nick Hawkes
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-23 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

"Nick Hawkes has written a book on science and Christian faith that is attractive, intelligent, and accessible to general readers. It shows clearly that Christi
Galileo's Muse
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Mark A. Peterson
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-17 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Mark Peterson makes an extraordinary claim in this fascinating book focused around the life and thought of Galileo: it was the mathematics of Renaissance arts,
The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church
Language: en
Pages: 2224
Authors: Andrew Louth
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-02-17 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Uniquely authoritative and wide-ranging in its scope, The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church is the indispensable reference work on all aspects of the Ch
Metaphysical Themes 1274-1671
Language: en
Pages: 812
Authors: Robert Pasnau
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-07 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

Robert Pasnau traces the developments of metaphysical thinking through four rich but for the most part neglected centuries of philosophy, running from the thirt
Essays on Galileo and the History and Philosophy of Science
Language: en
Pages: 476
Authors: Stillman Drake
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-01-01 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press

This 3 volume collection includes 80 of the 130 papers published by Drake, most on Galileo but some on medieval and early modern science in general (principally
Objectivity, Science and Society
Language: en
Pages: 460
Authors: Paul A Komesaroff
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-04 - Publisher: Routledge

Originally published in 1986. This work remains of compelling interest to those concerned with the natural sciences and their social problems. It puts forward o
The Antikythera Mechanism
Language: en
Pages: 342
Authors: Evaggelos G. Vallianatos
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-01 - Publisher: Universal-Publishers

In Antikythera Mechanism: The Story Behind the Genius of the Greek Computer and Its Demise, Evaggelos Vallianatos, historian and ecopolitical theorist, shows th
The Bible, Protestantism, and the Rise of Natural Science
Language: en
Pages: 313
Authors: Peter Harrison
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-07-26 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

An examination of the role played by the Bible in the emergence of natural science.