The Language of Nature
Reassessing the Mathematization of Natural Philosophy in the Seventeenth Century
by Geoffrey GorhamBenjamin HillEdward SlowikC. Kenneth Waters
Although the mathematization of nature is a distinctive and crucial feature of the emergence of modern science in the seventeenth century, this volume shows that it was a far more complex, contested, and context-dependent phenomenon than the received historiography has indicated.
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- publisherUniversity of Minnesota Press
- publisher placeMinneapolis, MN
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- rightsCopyright 2016 by the Regents of the University of Minnesota
- rights holderRegents of the University of Minnesota
- rights territoryWorld
- series number20
- series titleMinnesota Studies in the Philosophy of Science