From the Closed World to the Infinite Universe
In the wake of discoveries through the telescope and Copernican theory, the notion of an ordered cosmos of 'fixed stars' gave way to that of a universe infinite in both time and space - with significant and far-reaching consequences for human thought.
From the Closed World to the Infinite Universe - Alexandre Koyre - Häftad () | Bokus
Alexandre Koyre interprets this revolution in terms of the change that occurred in our conception of the universe and our place in it and shows the primacy of this change in the development of the modern world. His books include Discovering Plato and Newtonian Studies. Convert currency. Add to Basket. Compare all 2 used copies. Condition: As New. Books is in new condition. Seller Inventory DSX More information about this seller Contact this seller.
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From the Closed World to the Infinite Universe / Edition 1
Minimal wear. Seller Inventory GRP From the Closed World to the Infinite Universe. Alexandre Koyre. An important contribution to the problem of the transition from the world view characteristic of the medieval centuries to that which rapidly gained acceptance after the seventeenth century. An important contribution to the study of 17th-century thought. You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.
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