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The Resource To explain the world : the discovery of modern science, Steven Weinberg

To explain the world : the discovery of modern science, Steven Weinberg

Label
To explain the world : the discovery of modern science
Title
To explain the world
Title remainder
the discovery of modern science
Statement of responsibility
Steven Weinberg
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weinberg, Steven
Dewey number
509
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science, Ancient
  • Science
  • Science, Medieval
  • Science
  • Science
  • SCIENCE / History
  • HISTORY / General
  • Science
  • Science, Ancient
  • Science, Medieval
  • Science
  • Greece
  • SCIENCE / General
Label
To explain the world : the discovery of modern science, Steven Weinberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-393) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Greek physics. Matter and poetry ; Music and mathematics ; Motion and philosophy ; Hellenistic physics and technology ; Ancient science and religion -- Part II: Greek astronomy. The uses of astronomy ; Measuring the sun, moon, and earth ; The problem of the planets -- Part III: The Middle Ages. The Arabs ; Medieval Europe -- Part IV: The scientific revolution. The solar system solved ; Experiments begun ; Method reconsidered ; The Newtonian synthesis ; Epilogue: the grand reduction
Control code
ocn885547475
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 416 pages
Isbn
9780062346650
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014030253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1173634
  • (Sirsi) o885547475
  • (OCoLC)885547475
Label
To explain the world : the discovery of modern science, Steven Weinberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-393) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Greek physics. Matter and poetry ; Music and mathematics ; Motion and philosophy ; Hellenistic physics and technology ; Ancient science and religion -- Part II: Greek astronomy. The uses of astronomy ; Measuring the sun, moon, and earth ; The problem of the planets -- Part III: The Middle Ages. The Arabs ; Medieval Europe -- Part IV: The scientific revolution. The solar system solved ; Experiments begun ; Method reconsidered ; The Newtonian synthesis ; Epilogue: the grand reduction
Control code
ocn885547475
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 416 pages
Isbn
9780062346650
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014030253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1173634
  • (Sirsi) o885547475
  • (OCoLC)885547475

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