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Title
Anaximandre de Milet, ou la naissance de la pensée scientifique Anaximandre de Milet, ou la naissance de la pensée scientifique. English
Type
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Language
English
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original (fre)
English
Illustrative Content
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Classification
LCC: B208.Z7 R6813 2011 (Source: dlc)
6,12 (Source: ssgn)
Identified By
Lccn: 2013427453
Note
Includes translation
Summary
"Rovelli restores Anaximander to his place in the history of science by carefully presenting his theories from what is known to us and examining them in their historical and philosophical contexts."--P. [2] of jacket.
Table Of Contents
The sixth century
Anaximander's contributions
Atmospheric phenomena
Earth floats in space, suspended in the void
Invisible entities and natural laws
Rebellion becomes virtue
Writing, democracy, and cultural crossbreeding
What is science?
Between cultural relativism and absolute thought
Can we understand the world without Gods?
Prescientific thought.
Authorized Access Point
Rovelli, Carlo, 1956- Anaximandre de Milet, ou la naissance de la pensée scientifique. English
Authorized Access Point Variant
Rosenberg, Marion Lignana. Anaximandre de Milet, ou la naissance de la pensée scientifique. English