Enlightenments211mmw5 - Vs Deductive reasoning The age of...

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MMW 5 Cassedy OUTLINE The Enlightenment Geo-political factors in Europe before and during the 18 th century A traditional, pre-Enlightenment view of the world A traditional, pre-Enlightenment view of humanity and its history Ibn al-Haytham (965-c. 1040 CE), Arab scientist “With eyes wide open” The empirical method Inductive reasoning, John Locke (1632-1704)
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Unformatted text preview: Vs. Deductive reasoning The age of scientific discovery Copernicus (1473-1543) Tycho Brahe (1546-1601) Johannes Kepler (1571-1630) Galileo (1564-1642) Isaac Newton (1642-1727) Nicolaus Steno (1638-1686) A new way of looking at the world, humanity, its history...
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This note was uploaded on 09/15/2011 for the course MMW 5 taught by Professor Cassedy during the Summer '08 term at UCSD.

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