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Science and religion in seventeenth-century England

Richard S. Westfall

Science and religion in seventeenth-century England

by Richard S. Westfall

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Published by Archon Books in [Hamden, Conn.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Religion and science -- England -- History.,
    • England -- Church history -- 17th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Richard S. Westfall.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL245 .W4 1970
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 235 p.
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5313762M
      ISBN 100208008438
      LC Control Number72103992

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      Oct 01,  · Social science approaches to knowledge and belief systems suggest that natural science, as we know it today, emerged out of the religious and magical traditions of the pre-enlightenment era (Yates, ; Thomas, ).Nonetheless many—perhaps most—scientists assume that science and religion are fundamentally at odds. 1 An anthropologically self-reflective and culturally relative Cited by: 5. History of European Ideas, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. /85 $ + Printed in Great Britain. Peigamon Press Ltd. THE BASIS OF BELIEF. PHILOSOPHY, SCIENCE AND RELIGION IN SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLAND G. A. J. ROGERS* INTRODUCTION 'Christ was Vitae Magister, not Scholae: and he is the best Christian, whose heart beats with Cited by: 2.


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