Preface; 1. Tradition and reform; 2. The chemical key; 3. The study of nature in a changing world; 4. The study of man; 5. A new world system; 6. New methods and a new science; 7. The new philosophy - a chemical debate; 8. Epilogue and indecision; Suggestions for further reading; Sources of quotations; Index.
Man and Nature in the Renaissance / Edition 1by Allen George Debus
Pub. Date: 10/28/2004
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
An integrated introduction to science and medicine from the mid-fifteenth to the mid-seventeenth century. Unlike almost all other books on this period it gives due weight to religious, philosophical and mystical movements which influenced contemporary science.
- Cambridge University Press
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- Cambridge Studies in the History of Science Series
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- New Edition
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