eBook The Scientific Revolution and the Foundations of Modern Science, 1st Edition

  • Wilbur Applebaum
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  • ISBN-10: 0313061254
  • ISBN-13: 9780313061257
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 243 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2005 | Published/Released September 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2005
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Explains how the pursuit of natural philosophy from about 1500 to 1700 created the foundation of modern science. Discusses how the profound changes in the study of the natural world in this period was made possible by social and cultural changes occurring Western Europe. Details the ideas and practices of key figures, the concepts they overcame, and the nature of the institutions within which they worked.