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To explain the world : the discovery of modern science

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Presents a commentary on the history of science that examines historic clashes and collaborations between science and the competing realms of religion, technology, poetry, mathematics, and philosophy.

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Sodus Community Library 509 WEI (Text)
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1001 . ‡aWeinberg, Steven, ‡d1933- ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aTo explain the world : ‡bthe discovery of modern science / ‡cSteven Weinberg.
250 . ‡aFirst edition.
264 1. ‡aNew York : ‡bHarper, ‡c[2015]
300 . ‡axiv, 416 pages : ‡billustrations ; ‡c24 cm.
336 . ‡atext ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡2rdacarrier
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references (pages 385-393) and index.
5050 . ‡aGreek Physics. Matter and Poetry ; Music and Mathematics ; Motion and Philosophy ; Hellenistic Physics and Technology ; Ancient Science and Religion -- Greek Astronomy. The Uses of Astronomy ; Measuring the Sun, Moon, and Earth ; The Problem of the Planets -- The Middle Ages. The Arabs ; Medieval Europe -- The Scientific Revolution. The Solar System Solved ; Experiments Begun ; Method Reconsidered ; The Newtonian Synthesis -- Epilogue : The Grand Reduction.
520 . ‡aPresents a commentary on the history of science that examines historic clashes and collaborations between science and the competing realms of religion, technology, poetry, mathematics, and philosophy.
650 0. ‡aScience, Ancient.
650 0. ‡aScience ‡zGreece ‡xHistory.
650 0. ‡aScience, Medieval.
650 0. ‡aScience ‡xHistory.
650 0. ‡aScience ‡xMethodology ‡xHistory.
650 7. ‡aSCIENCE / History. ‡2bisacsh
650 7. ‡aSCIENCE / General. ‡2bisacsh
650 7. ‡aHISTORY / General. ‡2bisacsh
655 7. ‡aHistory. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst01411628
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