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The Resource Defending Copernicus and Galileo : critical reasoning in the two affairs, Maurice A. Finocchiaro, (electronic resource)

Defending Copernicus and Galileo : critical reasoning in the two affairs, Maurice A. Finocchiaro, (electronic resource)

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Defending Copernicus and Galileo : critical reasoning in the two affairs
Title
Defending Copernicus and Galileo
Title remainder
critical reasoning in the two affairs
Statement of responsibility
Maurice A. Finocchiaro
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1942-
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Finocchiaro, Maurice A.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Boston studies in the philosophy of science
Series volume
v. 280
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  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Copernicus, Nicolaus
  • Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642
  • Copernicus, Nicolaus
  • Religion and science
  • Science
  • Trials (Heresy)
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Defending Copernicus and Galileo : critical reasoning in the two affairs, Maurice A. Finocchiaro, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-338) and index
Contents
Pt. I. Defending Copernicus: 1. The geostatic world view ; 2. The Copernican controversy ; 3. Galileo's stances toward Copernican astronomy ; 4. Galilean critiques of the biblical objection ; 5. Galileo on the mathematical physics of terrestrial extrusion ; 6. Galilean rationality in the Copernican revolution -- Pt. II. Defending Galileo: 7. The trial of Galileo, 1613-1633 ; 8. The Galileo Affair, 1633-1992 ; 9. Galileo right for the wrong reasons? ; 10. Galileo as a bad theologian? ; 11. Galileo as a bad epistemologist? ; 12. Galileo as a symbol of science versus religion?
Control code
ssj0000372576
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xliii, 350 p.)
Form of item
online
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Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9789048132003
Isbn Type
(hdbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009931215
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000372576
Label
Defending Copernicus and Galileo : critical reasoning in the two affairs, Maurice A. Finocchiaro, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-338) and index
Contents
Pt. I. Defending Copernicus: 1. The geostatic world view ; 2. The Copernican controversy ; 3. Galileo's stances toward Copernican astronomy ; 4. Galilean critiques of the biblical objection ; 5. Galileo on the mathematical physics of terrestrial extrusion ; 6. Galilean rationality in the Copernican revolution -- Pt. II. Defending Galileo: 7. The trial of Galileo, 1613-1633 ; 8. The Galileo Affair, 1633-1992 ; 9. Galileo right for the wrong reasons? ; 10. Galileo as a bad theologian? ; 11. Galileo as a bad epistemologist? ; 12. Galileo as a symbol of science versus religion?
Control code
ssj0000372576
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xliii, 350 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9789048132003
Isbn Type
(hdbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009931215
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000372576

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