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Copernicus and the Aristotelian tradition education, reading, and philosophy in Copernicus"s path to heliocentrism by AndrГ© Goddu

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Published by Brill in Leiden [The Netherlands], Boston .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementby Andé Goddu
SeriesHistory of science and medicine library -- v. 15, Medieval and early modern science -- v. 12, History of science and medicine library -- v. 15., Medieval and early modern science -- v. 12.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQB36.C8 G635 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 545 p. :
Number of Pages545
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24463040M
ISBN 109004181075
ISBN 109789004181076
LC Control Number2009047722
OCLC/WorldCa473118005

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Copernicus and the Aristotelian tradition: education, reading, and philosophy in Copernicus's path to heliocentrism / by Andé Goddu. Author/Creator: Goddu, André, Publication: Leiden [The Netherlands] ; Boston: Brill, Series: History of science and medicine library ; v. History of science and medicine library. Adam Mosley, "André Goddu, Copernicus and the Aristotelian Tradition: Education, Reading, and Philosophy in Copernicus’s Path to Heliocentrism," HOPOS: The Journal of the International Society for the History of Philosophy of Science 4, no. 1 (Spring ): Nicolaus Copernicus (19 February – 24 May ) was a Prussian astronomer. People know Copernicus for his ideas about the sun and the main idea was that our world is heliocentric (helios = sun). His theory was that the sun is in the middle of the solar system, and the planets go around it. This was published in his book, De revolutionibus orbium coelestium (On the Revolutions Born: 19 February , Thorn, Royal Prussia.   André Goddu, Copernicus and the Aristotelian Tradition. Education, Reading, and Philosophy in Copernicus' Path to Heliocentrism (Leiden & Boston: Brill, ), pp. Copernicus' introduction of his new system of the world is a turning point in early modern science. What motivated him to take this step, in the face of powerful arguments to the contrary, probably never will become fully Author: Vermij, Rienk.

Nicolaus Copernicus (19 February – 24 May ) was a Prussian astronomer. People know Copernicus for his ideas about the sun and the main idea was that our world is heliocentric (helios = sun). His theory was that the sun is in the middle of the solar system, and the planets go around it. This was published in his book, De revolutionibus orbium coelestium (On the Revolutions Alma mater: Kraków University, Bologna University, .   The Reception of the Theory: Pre Which brings us back to the story of Copernicus’ fear of the Church, the secrecy around his theory and the deathbed publication of De icus was working within a new tradition of mathematical analysis of and commentary on the Ptolemaic model where there had been, as noted, an increasing dissatisfaction . the effort to arrive at scientific truths by means of direct observation and experimentation, that is, empirical method. 2, the uses of mathematical theory as a method of verification; and 3, the development of new instruments by which to measure natural phenomena, test scientific hypotheses, and predict the operations of nature. Andre´ Goddu. Copernicus and the Aristotelian Tradition: Education, Reading, and Philosophy in Copernicus’s Path to Heliocentrism. History of Science and Medicine Library Medieval and Early Modern Science Leiden: Brill, xi + pp. index. append. tbls. map. bibl. $ ISBN: –90– 04––6. This is an impressive book.